Shoal Creek Living History Wilderness Run

5 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, Nov 7, 2015


Kansas City, MO


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Running-5 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$25 $40 Closed

Running-2 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$20 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Shoal Creek Living History Museum in Hodge ParkThe Wilderness Run isa challenging cross-country run. Participants will run through the village, around the fields, up and down hills, over logs, through the woods, across creeks, and more!  Don’t think you can run? Don’t worry, walkers, you too can sign up for this fun, challenging course. All participants who complete the 5 mile course will receive a commemorative Wilderness Run medal!  Long sleeve T-shirts and homemade soups are also back. Don’t delay–sign up today for a run you won’t soon forget!!!”

Event details and schedule

About This Activity

challenging cross-country wilderness run
5mile (~8K) run starts @ 9:00am & 2mile @ 9:15am

5mile: $25 thru 9/30; $40 beginning 10/1 thru 11/4; $50 race day

2mile: $20 thru 9/30; $30 beginning 10/1 thru 11/4; $40 race day.

Race Day November 7, 2015

Event Description

The Wilderness Run is a challenging cross-country run that will take place in and around the natural settings of the museum. Runners will run through the village, around fields, up and down hills, over and under logs, in and out of the woods, crossing creeks, and more!

Event Directions & Parking

The location is just N of the MO-152 & N SHOAL CREEK PKWY intersection (between I-35 & I-435, 2 miles West of Liberty, MO.) From the main intersection (traffic lights) continue N on N SHOAL CREEK PKWY

About the Museum

The Shoal Creek Living History Museum makes up a village with over 20 authentic building from the 1800's and located among the 80 acres of beautiful rolling hills in KC's Hodge Park. The museum will come alive the day of the run, as many volunteers will be portraying the lifestyle of the 19th Centrury! You might even get to see the blacksmith or feed the buffalo!

Packet Pick-up 2015

Packet Pickup TBA


We can always use volunteers! Anyone interested please email for more information.

Previous Awards & Prizes

Top overall m/f 5mi. - $50 gift to Dick's Top overall m/f 2mi - $20 gift to Dick's Top age group - $10off coupon to Dick's
Participants who pick up their race packet Th/Fri are entered to drawings for $20 gift to Dick's (x2)
All pre-register participants are eligible for:Hampton Inn VIP Night Stay (x2)KCMO Parks passes for Golf, Water Parks (The Bay or The Springs), and Ice Skating at Line Creek!

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Need a nearby place to stay? Check out Hampton Inn and ask for the 'shoal creek' discount.


Good Luck & Thanks!

Good luck to all the participants - watch your step & have fun!
We hope you enjoy the unique event, beautiful setting, village, volunteers, long sleeve shirts, custom medals, soups, & other perks that runners can receive. Thanks for choosing to be a part of it!

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