Wild Goose Chase 3k/5k Fun Run


Wild Goose Chase 5k/3k Fun Run

Get your running shoes ready for the fastest, flattest 5k/3k race in Kansas.  The race takes runners through Cheyenne Bottoms and ends near the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.

The Wild Goose Chase 5k/3k Fun Run is held every other year on even numbered years.  The last run was held in 2016.


Held every other year on even numbered years.  Check back for the next Wild Goose Chase 5k/3k Fun Run in 2018!







Race Route:

Registration/check-in will be at the KS Wetlands Education Center (592 NE K-156 Hwy). Race will begin at interior of Cheyenne Bottoms and will follow dike roads back toward the KWEC. Race will finish at the KDOT rest area along K-156 Hwy. Transportation to the race starting line will be provided.


Awards will be given to the top two male and female finishers in the following age categories:


  • -Under 18
  • -18-25
  • -25-35
  • -36-45
  • -Over 45


  • -10 and under
  • -11-17
  • -Over 18



Wild Goose Chase Coordinators:






Wild Goose Chase Major Sponsors:









2016 Wild Goose Chase Sponsors:

  • Advanced Therapy & Sports Medicine

  • Barton Community College

  • Best Western Angus Inn

  • Clara Barton Hospital

  • Cornerstone Automotive

  • City of Great Bend

  • Great Bend Convention and Visitors Bureau

  • Identifications Co. Awards & Screenprinting

  • Johnson Electric Motor Winding

  • Kansas Doors and Exteriors

  • Marmie Chrysler/Marmie Ford

  • Nex-Tech Wireless

  • P&S Security

  • St. Rose Health Center

  • The Nature Conservancy-Kansas Chapter