Q: What should I wear?
A: Kansas City can have crazy and unpredictable weather. Depending on the temperature, dress accordingly. We suggest not wearing those new running shoes you just bought, as mud pits may be a part of this cross country adventure run. A hat and gloves are always a good idea if the temperature dips below 40 degrees.
Q: How long is the run?
A: Expect a good 5-mile cross country challenge.
Q: Will I get dirty?
Q: How do I get to Hodge Park/Shoal Creek Museum?
A: Shoal Creek is located off Highway 152, between I-435 North and I-35 North, 2 miles west of Liberty, Mo.
Directional signs will be posted on the day of the run.
Shoal Creek Living History Museum
7000 N.E. Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64156.
Q; I am from out of town, where is the closet lodging?
A: Numerous hotels are available within two miles of Shoal Creek, in Liberty, Mo.
Q; I am not sure I can run the entire five miles. Is walking allowed?
A: Absolutely, walk if you want or need to do so, at any time.
Q; What does this event benefit?
A: The Wilderness Run event has been created to bring awareness to the Shoal Creek Living History Museum and its programs.