Runs, Walks and Rides
From Running with the Cows to Riding the Rails, Miami County is host to numerous events for charity and fun.
This list is compiled by local resources, but you should always verify the information on your own. Dates, times and places may change by the organizers without notice. The events are not organized by Miami County, so please verify all liability concerns and claims with the local organizer.
Feb. 9: Onesie Coffee 5K, www.springhillrec.org, (913) 592-2214
April 27: Flower Power 5k, 8 am, (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
May 11: Running with the Cows Half Marathon, 5K & Udder Grit Challenge Boot Camp, 227th & Metcalf, 7:30 am, www.runningwiththecows.com
June 1-2: Back Country Horseman Ride, Saddle Ridge Campground, (913) 783-4507
June 30: Cider Mill Century Bike Ride, 14730 Kansas Hwy. 68, 7 am, (816) 304-4929
Aug. 24: Doggone Fun Run, 1 mile, 8 am, (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
Sept. 7: Steff Strong Event, 10K, 5K and kids fun run, Lake Miola, 9 am, (913) 636-1096, www.facebook.com/SteffStrong
Sept. 14: 5K Glow Run, Webster Street in Spring Hill, 8 pm, (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
Oct. 5: Rush the Rails, Ride or Run with relays, Osawatomie to Council Grove, 7 am, (785) 561-0286, www.rushtherails.com
Oct. 5: Louisburg Cider Run 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run, 1st and Broadway St., 4 pm, (913) 837-2826, www.louisburgkansas.com
Oct. 5: No One Fights Alone 5K, 16381 W. 343rd St., Paola, 9 am, (913) 731-2397
Nov. 3: Turkey Trot Trail Run, 10 am, 300 11th St., Osawatomie, (913) 755-3622, www.usd367ozone.org
Nov. 9: Clover Run 5K, Paola’s Wallace Park, 9 am, www.maraisdescygnes.ksu.edu
Nov. 16: Turkey Coma: Food Fun Run, (1 mile, off-road route), (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
If you are planning a run, ride or walk within Miami County, please contact the appropriate local officials as part of the planning process. It is likely that a local event permit is required. This quick summary of information has been compiled as an overview.
In addition, resources are available to help cross-promote the event with other activities in the county.