7/6/2018 7:26:00 AM Muggy Buggy on July 7 in Minocqua
Register early for the 2018 Muggy Buggy Fun Run and Xtreme Mud Run, to be held on Saturday, July 7, at Minocqua Winter Park.
Test your trail running skills on the timed trail race, the Muggy Buggy 5K, or get down and dirty on the 2.5K Xtreme Mud Run. The courses traverse trails and hills, deepest swamps, and buggiest marshes.
Muggy Buggy 5K
The Muggy Buggy Fun Run 5K Run/Walk is a soft surface trail run/walk through the rolling landscape and boreal forest around Squirrel Hill at Minocqua Winter Park.
The 5K traverses a spectacular course, encompassing eskers, hills and forest pathways.
The Muggy Buggy 5K begins at 9 a.m. and has male and female divisions with 10-year age classes, including nine and under, 10-12,13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70-plus.
Muggy Buggy X
The Xtreme version of Muggy Buggy is held shortly after the original Muggy Buggy is completed at 10:30 a.m.
This race will include new obstacles as well as serious ups and downs, mud, creeks, ponds, more mud, and a variety of challenges over a 2.5 KM (1.5 mile) course. Despite it's relatively speaking short distance, this will be a tough event.
Racers must be at least five years old on race day. Same day registration is available at the Minocqua Winter Park chalet, but there is no guarantee for T-shirts. Arrive at least 30 minutes before the reace begins.
Registration for the Muggy Buggy 5K is $35. Registration for the Muggy Buggy Xtreme is $35.
Register for both races costs $50.
New this year is a family rate, which includes registration for two adults and up to two children younger than 18. Registration is $120. Family Rate for both races is $180.