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We Walk! and we are proud of it.

We welcome all walkers, including, but not limited to, ordinary walkers, fitness walkers, power walkers, nordic walkers, race walkers, hikers, wheelers,  chairs pushers, and even walk/runners.

Our annual event started in 2009 on the Lake Wobegon Trail in Central Minnesota. This year’s event features a new venue closer to the Twin Cities. All distances are on a walker friendly flat course with generous time limits.

Walk with us Saturday Sept 22, 2018 on the Dakota Rail Trail

 

Information

Walking

This is an event designed for walkers, wheelers, and riders. We welcome all walkers, including, but not limited to, ordinary walkers, fitness walkers, power walkers, nordic walkers, race walkers, hikers and even walk/runners.

There are lots of marathons for runners. Please check your favorite marathon calendar for one of the many events in the fall.

Styles of Walking

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Course

We Walk! Course

The course for the We Walk! Marathon, Half Marathon & 50 km will be on the Dakota Rail Trail. The Trail is west of the Twin Cities, between St Bonificius and west of New Germany, Minnesota.
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Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events

Packet Pickup
  

5:00pm – 7:00pm Friday Sept 21. AmericInn of Waconia, MN. 550 Cherry Drive, Waconia, MN  55387

6:30 am Saturday Sept 22, Packet pickup  Freshwater Community Church, 4319 Steiner St, St Bonifacius, MN 55375

Meeting
   Please arrive by the times listed below for your event distance. Meet at the Freshwater Community Church, 4319 Steiner St, St Bonifacius, MN 55375

Marathon & 50 km – Meet at 7:00 am

Half Marathon – Meet at 7:30 am. BUS leaves at 8:00 am

5 km – Meet at 8:00 am BUS leaves at 8:30 am

10 km – Meet at 8:30 am

Marathon, 50 km & 10 km events start and finish at the Freshwater Church location. No bus is needed.

Race
Start
   Marathon & 50 km – 7:30 am

Half Marathon, 10 km, 5 km –  9:00 am.