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 participants should always verify the information with organizers. The events are not organized by Miami County, so please verify all liability concerns and claims with the local organizer.

2023 Events

April 15:  Mile 0 Flint Hills Trail Race 50K, 20 Mile, 10 Mile, Flint Hills Trail, Osawatomie, 7 a.m., Mile 0 Flint Hills Trail Race - April 15, 2023 ( 

April 29: OZone Super Sprint Triathlon, 300 11th St, Osawatomie, 10 a.m., (913) 755-3622,

May 13: Running with the Cows Half Marathon & 5K, 22705 Metcalf Rd, Bucyrus, 7:30 a.m.,

July 1: Lights on the Lake 5K, Osawatomie City Lake, 8 a.m., (913) 755-3622,

Sept. 9: Steff Strong Run, Miola Lake, Paola 9 a.m.,,

Sept. 23: Ultrapalooza, Flint Hills Trail, Osawatomie, 6 a.m., Ultrapalooza - September 23, 2023 ( 

Oct. 7: Louisburg Cider Run 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run, 1st and Broadway St., Louisburg, 4 p.m., (913) 837-2826,

Oct. 7: Glow Run, 8 p.m., Life Spring Church, Spring Hill, (913) 592-2214,

Nov. 11: Turkey Trot Trail Run, Flint Hills Trail, Osawatomie, 10 a.m., (913) 755-3622,

Event Planners

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.