Distance: 5.00 km
Type: Loop/Out-and-back, Road/Trail
Difficulty: 3 / 10
Address: 701 Bittersweet Court Lansing, KS 66043
Filed Under: Running
A USATF certified course (KS010111BG) that offers something for the whole family. The course is fairly flat with a loop and an out and back stretch with only a few gentle hills as it winds through the City of Lansing. Trophies for the top 3 male and female winners plus medals for multiple age group winners. Registration includes a colorful race tshirt with a fall motif as well as an all you can eat pancake breakfast catered by Kris Cakes. The race is a fundraiser for the Lansing Lions Club, all proceeds are used locally to support eyesight and youth programs. Families with strollers and serious runners are both welcome at our event.
From the K.C. Metro Area. Lansing is only 30 minutes from downtown K.C.M.O. Take I-435/I-70 West to Bonner Springs (this is a free exit) - Go north on K-7 towards Lansing - Leavenworth - Once in Lansing, turn East (right) on Kansas Avenue which borders the Lansing Correctional Facility and the Fire Station. Turn South (right) at 2nd Street to the Activities Center.
From the North. Take 4th Street (K-7) through the City of Leavenworth - Continue to follow K-7 south to the Lansing Correctional Facility - Turn East (left) on Kansas Avenue which borders the Lansing Correctional Facility and the Fire Station. Turn South (right) at 2nd Street to the Activities Center.