The 5K trail course features challenging climbs and downhill runs, - great for any outdoor runner or nordic walker who enjoys the blending of off-road terrain, and the glory of the outdoors. Race, run, or go at your own pace.

All proceeds from the event will go towards the Central Cross Country Ski Association (a 501(c)3 not for profit organization) to support opportunities for talented athletes to pursue athletic excellence in the Winter Olympic Games.


Event Rules

  1. -obey race officials; yield to emergency personnel and vehicles;

  2. -running strollers/wagons allowed in the WALK ONLY

  3. -runners must stay on designated course, failing to do so will result in an unrecorded time

Results and Awards

Results will be posted on the website the evening of the race day.

Individuals are awarded in the 5K Trail Run as follows:

  1. -top man and top woman finishers overall

  2. -top 3 men and women in the following age groups:

14 and under, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Event Schedule  

July 4 ’14

Deadline for Online Registration

July 5 ’14

On-site race day registration and participant BIB pick-up at Sawmill Saloon

9 AM

5K Run/Walk and Nordic Walk (starts at Vortanz Lumber Inc. at “OO” - directly East of HWY 63)

11 AM


11:30 AM

Awards Ceremony

$25 - pre registered

$30 - race day registration

NOTE: the run will go rain or shine, no refunds.

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Course Map

For additional information please email us at

Starts and Ends in Downtown Seeley, Wisconsin


Available at the Sawmill Saloon and Lenroot Lodge

Sawmill Saloon

13505 Cable Sunset Road | Seeley, WI 54843

Lenroot Lodge

A1335W Town Hall Road | Seeley, WI 54843


Calling all interested volunteers! The event won’t be possible without your support. If you’re willing to help with any range of volunteer duties, from registration, to take-down, then please join the Namekagon Art Fest Run Volunteer Crew. Free T-Shirts for all volunteers!

For more information on volunteering, please contact Irina Komarova at

2013 RESULTS: Overall \ Age Groups

2012 RESULTS: Overall \ Age Groups

Namekagon Arts Festival

July 5 ’14: 10 AM - 5PM

Namekagon Art Fest Run is part of the Namekagon Art & Music Festival. Come enjoy fine arts, live music, poetry jam, demos, kids art activity tent, children’s fantasy walk, 5K run and literary arts stage!

Location: Mooselips/Java Joint Grounds, Seeley, WI

For more information go to:

Participant Perks