Into the Wild Running Series' mission is to support races that preserve and promote green spaces for all to enjoy. A portion of each Series participant's registration will go to protect Carpenter Nature Center, Wood Lake Nature Center, and Ft. Snelling State Park trail on the Mendota side.

The races are:

Apple Blossom Races, Sunday May 21

Urban Wildland Half Marathon & 5k, July 29

Mendota Bottoms Trail Run, Saturday August 19

By registering for the Series you will:

Receive a stylish soft shell jacket sporting the series logo (gender specific)

Help preserve the wilderness and educate about the wilderness

Registration for the series does not include the registration fees for any of the races

To participate in the series sign up here and then register for either 2 or 3 of the races. You have your choice of distances to run for each race. For examples:

Apple Blossom Races 5k, Urban Wildland 5k & Mendota Bottoms Trail Run 5k


Apple Blossom Races Half Marathon, Urban Wildland Half Marathon