Autumn Woods Classic - Saturday, October 11, 2014

From hard-core distance runners to casual walkers and kids with energy to burn, Autumn Woods Classic offers something for everyone! Winding through the picturesque 4,900-acre Elm Creek Park Reserve, this annual event features runs and walks for all ages, fun activities for spectators and racers alike, and breathtaking fall colors. The course for all races will be set on asphalt and turf trails over the rolling hills of the Park.

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Register online below.

Registration Opens: Monday, June 2, 2014 
Start Times: 5K - 8:30 AM | 10K - 10:30 AM | 1K Kids' run - 10 AM
Course InfoDescriptions and Map

Race Details

• $27 pre-registration for 5K & 10K | Mail-in registration form
• $32 day-of registration for 5K & 10K
• Chip timed (5K walkers will not be timed)
• Short-sleeved adult T-shirt (guaranteed only for preregistered)
• Divisions: 12/under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

The deadline for preregistration for individuals is October 7. Mail-in registration must be post marked September 30. Those who have preregistered should arrive 30-45 minutes before the race to find a parking place and get to the start line. Preregistered runners can pick up their race number and T-shirt on Friday, Oct.10, from 9 AM-7:00 PM at the Elm Creek Chalet. If registering the morning of the race, please arrive 45-60 minutes before the start of the race. Registration opens at 7 AM and ends 30 minutes before each race start. See shirt sizing chart.

Kids’ 1K Fun Run – 10:00 AM start
• Ages 12 and younger
• $5 pre-registraton for 1K; $9 day-of registration (7-9:30 AM)
• Short-sleeved youth T-shirt (guaranteed only for pre-registered)
• Free pumpkin and ribbon

5K & 10K Team Runs
• The team registration deadline is September 29.
• A team consists of six or more people registering to participate in the 5K or 10K Team Run.
• Team members will start at the same time and the top six times will be added together for a final timed score.
• Teams can register online or by Mail-in Registration Form.
• First place teams in the 5K and 10K will receive trophies made by Silverwood Center for the Arts.


Check out our Frequently Asked Questions. If you have other questions please call 763.559.6700 or email

Cancellation Policy

Autumn Woods Classic will be held rain or shine. There are no refunds for any reason including event cancellation.


Related Information

Fun for the Family
From 8:00 AM to noon, enjoy stage entertainment, SNAG golf,  music, kids’ fitness course, crafts and a climbing wall.

Greening of Autumn Woods Classic
We need your support to continue our efforts to make Autumn Woods Classic a sustainable race! Learn what we're doing to "go green."

Volunteers Needed
To find out how you can participate visit our Volunteers page, email, or call 763.559.6706