Running Wild Trail Run is held at Maplewood State Park located seven miles east of Pelican Rapids, Minnesota, on State Highway 108 in Otter Tail County.
The Running Wild course navigates through the beautiful, but challenging terrain of northwest Minnesota.
The 7K terrain includes some uneven ground, lots of mini-hills, a gravel road, moderately challenging hills and the rigorous Ironwood Trail Hill. The 1 mile run/hike is an out and back course. The Kid's Run WILD 200 yard dash is a flat out and back course along Lake Lida's public beach.
Fees: Includes single day park pass (all events)
7K Trail Run: athletic race shirt, unique finisher medal & race refreshments.
1 Mile Trail Run/Hike: race shirt & race refreshments.
Kid's Run Wild 200 Yard Dash : finisher ribbon & race refreshments.
Pre-Race: Friday, June 14 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Health Resources Center in downtown Fergus Falls 126 East Lincoln Avenue Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Race Day: Saturday, June 15 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. at the Josh Hanson Memorial Picnic Shelter at Maplewood State Park.
A short awards ceremony will follow the race at 11:00 a.m. Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finishers in the 7K and 1 mile race. In addition, age group awards will be presented. All results will be posted on our website. *NEW in 2013* Team Awards: First Place in the Largest Group category(7K & 1mile) and First Place in the Fastest Group category(7K & 1mile).
For more info go to: www.RunningWildTrailRun.com
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We encourage you to enjoy Maplewood State Park after the race. Bring your swimsuits, towels and picnic for the day and enjoy Lake Lida after the race. The beach is steps away from the start line.
Event schedule and times
Friday, June 14, 2013
Packet Pick-Up: 10:00am-6:00pm at Health Resources Center in downtown Fergus Falls 126 East Lincoln Avenue
Race Day: Saturday, June 15, 2013
Packet Pick-Up: 7:00am - 9:00am
Kid's Run WILD 200 Yard Dash Start: 9:00am
Ranger/Nature Presentation: 9:05am
Running Wild 7K Start: 9:30am
Running Wild 1 Mile Run/Hike Start: 9:35am