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The distances you actually run may vary from what is published here.  Leg 7 crosses Stranger Creek in a rubber boat.  You may elect to run on K32 instead and it is a little over a mile longer. Total length is now 44.71 miles as measured with a Garmin GPS using the boat. There is also the “Six Leg Special”, where teams of two to six can just run 6 legs.  Teams of 2 to 6 runners choosing the Six Leg option, will run only legs 1,2,skip 3, run 4, Skip 5,6,7 Run 8, 9 and 10!

Name Address Leg Miles Difficulty 1st Last
Stockyards Brewing Co 1600 Genessee, Kansas City MO 64102 LEG 1 3.95  Moderate 6:00 9:30
Exit of Levee

1900 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66105

LEG 2 4.82 Moderate 6:50 10:55
Copart Auto

6211 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66111

LEG 3 5.63 Easy 7:37 12:00
ProTech Roofing

108 S 9th St, Edwardsville, KS 66111

LEG 4 2.42 Easy 8:08 12:25
             
121st & Kaw

11939 Kaw Dr, Kansas City, KS 66111

LEG 5 4.72 Easy 8:27 12:55
Loring & Loring

14300 Loring Rd, Bonner Springs, KS 66012

LEG 6 4.3  Moderate/Hard 9:06 1:55
170th & Golden Rd

170th & Golden Rd, Linwood KS 66052

LEG 7

3.88  BOAT

4.95

Moderate 9:30 2:10
Linwood Ball Field

215 Park St. Linwood KS 66052

LEG 8 3.79 Hard 10:01 2:30
Milleret Farm

23000 Golden Rd, Linwood, KS 66052

LEG 9 4.27 Hard 10:30 3:15
N 1700 Rd  & the Levee

25773 Alexander Rd, Lawrence, KS 66044

LEG 10 5.6 Moderate 11:00 4:20
Finish Lawrence Beer Co

826 Pennsylvania St, Lawrence, KS 66044

      11:30 5:30

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LEG 1: Stockyards Brewing Co to 1900 Kansas Ave 3.95 miles
Start at Stockyards Brewing Co, 1600 Genessee St, KC MO 64102
Leg 1 Runners Will run South on American Royal Dr, and then turn left onto Cesar Chavez. After the bridge crossing, go down to the Kaw River Levee. The exchange point is on the levee under the bridge by the spiral staircase.
Cars will drive south on American Royal Drive, turn left onto Cesar Chavez, it will become Kansas Ave. Get in right hand at 18th Street Expwy, and veer to the right onto Armourdale, park under bridge.
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LEG 2: 1900 Kansas Ave to Copart Auto is 4.82 miles
1900 Kansas Ave, Kansas City KS 66111
Leg 2 runners continue on the levee to 32 Highway, go up a spiral staircase, cross over the bridge and get back on the levee. Continue on the levee to the Turner Diagonal FWY on 32 Hwy and cross the bridge. Go west on 59th Ln to Exchange point 2 at COPART auto, 6211 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66111
Cars Turn around and exit left onto Kansas Ave, continue on Turner Diagonal Fwy over the Kansas River. Turn left onto 59th lane to the parking spot.
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LEG 3: Copart Auto to ProTec Roofing Supply 5.63 miles NOTE! The Six Leg Special skips leg 3.
Copart Auto, 6211 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66111
Leg 3 runners continue on 32 Hwy/Kaw Dr. to exchange point, ProTec Roofing Supply, 108 S 9th St, Edwardsville, KS 66111. Run on the shoulder and STOP FOR ALL TRAINS.
Cars Head west on 59th lane, turn left onto Highway 32/Kaw DR. turn left onto S 9th St. park at McCray Lumber.
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LEG 4: ProTec Roofing Supply to 121st & Kaw Drive 2.42 miles
ProTec Roofing Supply
Leg 4 runners continue west on Hwy 32 to the intersection of 121st and Kaw, 11939 Kaw, Kansas City, KS 66111
Cars continue west on Hwy 32 to the intersection of 121st and Kaw.  Do not park on KAW Drive.
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LEG 5: 121st & Kaw Drive to Loring & Loring 4.72 miles NOTE! The Six Leg Special skips leg 5.
121st & Kaw, 11939 Kaw, Kansas City, KS 66111
Leg 5 runners continue on Hwy 32 until it turns south and becomes West Front St and then Loring Lane. Loring Lane turns west and becomes Loring Road. Loring and Loring, 14301 Loring Rd, Bonner Springs, KS 66012.
Cars continue on Hwy 32 until it turns south and becomes West Front St and then Loring Lane. Loring Lane turns west and becomes Loring Road. Station 5 is about .1 mile down Loring Road from the intersection in a parking lot.
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LEG 6: Loring & Loring to 170th St & Golden Rd 4.30 miles  NOTE! The Six Leg Special skips leg 6.
Loring & Loring 14300 Loring rd, Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Leg 6 runners head west on Loring Road until they reach 158th Street. Stay south on 158th Street to Golden Road. Go on Golden Road heading west to 170th and Golden Rd, 16982 Golden Rd, Linwood, KS 66052.
Cars go west on Loring Rd, turn South onto Golden Rd to 170th St.
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LEG 7: 170th and Golden Rd to Linwood Elm. Ball Field 3.88 miles by boat or 4.95 miles by land NOTE! The Six Leg Special skips leg 7.  Runners must choose to cross the creek by boat or Bridge
170th and Golden Rd, 16982 Golden Rd, Linwood, KS 66052.
Leg 7 Boat runners Continue west on Golden Road, then go down a steep bank after Mill St. Sit in a boat for a 100-foot crossing of Stranger Creek. Scramble up the opposite bank. There is a possibility of it being muddy. Go West on 6th Street turn North onto Ash Street, turn West onto 4th Street. To the baseball field, 215 Park St. Linwood KS 66052.
Leg 7 Bridge runners Continue west on Golden Road, turn North on 189th St., turn West onto Hwy 32. Turn South on Linden Lane, West onto 2nd Street, South onto Thompson, then West on 6th Street. Turn North onto Ash Street then turn West onto 4th Street. To the baseball field, 215 Park St. Linwood KS 66052.
Cars go south on 170th, turn west onto Railroad dr, and then south on Amnesty Rd. Turn west onto Lenape Rd, and then north onto 166th st. Turn west to Golden Rd, then turn west on Hwy 32, turn south on Park, turn west on 4th Street, and then north into the Linwood Elementary Ball Field.  DO NOT PARK ON 4TH STREET, pull into the ball field.

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LEG 8 Linwood Elem Ball Field to Milleret Farm 3.79 miles
Linwood Elm Ball Field, 215 Park St. Linwood KS 66052
Leg 8 runners head west on Golden Road and run to Milleret farm at 230th. Milleret farm, 23000 Golden Rd, Linwood, KS 66052
Cars leave Linwood on Hwy 32 and turn south at 230th to meet their runner. DO NOT drive on Golden Road with the runners.
PLEASE treat the farmyard with respect!
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Leg 9: Milleret Farm to 1700 Rd and the Levee 4.27 Miles
Milleret farm, 23000 Golden Rd, Linwood, KS 66052
Leg 9 runners continue west on Golden Road. Turn south on 238th St and then west on Alexander Rd. Cross the railroad tracks to exchange point 9 at the entrance to the Levee, 25773 Alexander Rd, Lawrence, KS 66044.
Cars: Go north on 230th and turn west onto Hwy 32. Turn south onto 246th, then right onto Alexander and cross the RR tracks to the Levee, 1700 Road, Lawrence, KS 66044
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LEG 10: 1700 Rd & the Levee to Finish line 5.6 miles
1700 Rd & the Levee, Lawrence, KS 66044
Leg 10 runners. Leg 10 runners go west along the levee into Lawrence.
Finish line at Lawrence Beer Co. 826 Pennsylvania St. Lawrence KC 66044
Cars continue on 1700 Rd, turn south onto 1600 Rd and then west onto 1650 rd. This street becomes Maple, turn left onto 7th and then west onto Locust. Turn  south onto N 2nd St, this becomes Vermont, turn east onto 6th St.  Then south onto New Hampshire, turn east onto 7th.  Follow this south, and 7th turn into New Jersey st, then east onto 8th, and then south on Pennsylvania to Lawrence Beer Co. 
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Finish at the Lawrence Beer Co 826 Pennsylvania St, Lawrence, KS 66044

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