Run Wild Missoula

Little Dipper Kid's Trail Run

Saturday, May 20, 2023






Little Dipper Kid's Trail Run

Missoula Parks & Recreation and Go Run Missoula would like to thank Run Wild Missoula for hosting online registration for the Little Dipper Kid’s Trail Run!

Start your morning with the Pengelly Single and Double Dip, then bring the kids over to the Little Dipper Kids Trail Run! What a great way to ensure that Pengelly parents get a quiet evening to recover 🙂


Put the petal to the metal and join us for the Little Dipper Kids Trail Run! This trail run invites Dippers to witness wildflowers and balsam blooms in their prime! I ain’t dandelion!


Thistle be a beautiful day!  All participants will finish the race with some well-deserved ice cream!


This year, Little Dippers have the option to run 4 Miles, 2 Miles or a FREE 1K!


Registration Opens Thursday, April 6th at 8:00 AM!




All participants will receive a customized swag item and FREE ICE CREAM courtesy of the Big Dipper! Registration is FREE for the 1k! (participants still need to register)


  • 2-Mile Course: $15
    Limit 200 Participants
  • 4-Mile Course: $15
    Limit 100 Participants
  • 1K for Preschoolers: FREE!
    No Participant Limit  (all participants MUST still register for the 1K)


Packet Pickup & Late Registration

  • Saturday, May 20th at 1:00 PM at Race Start at Ten Spoon Winery 4175 Rattlesnake Dr
    There will not be a packet pickup event prior to race day


Race Day

Start/Finish Location: Ten Spoon Winery; 4175 Rattlesnake Dr

Parking: Parking available at Ten Spoon Winery

Course Maps:

  • 4 Mile  will start at 2:30 PM
  • 2 Mile will start at 2:35 PM
  • 1k will start at 2:00 PM
  • There are no aid stations.
  • Please note that the races will START & FINISH in the same location.


  • There will be no overall or age group awards for this event
  • All participants will receive a customized swag item and FREE ICE CREAM, courtesy of the Big Dipper!


Optional Donation: All participants have the option to make a tax deductible, charitable donation to Missoula Parks & Recreation.


Questions? Email Race Director Meg Whicher


Can’t participate, but want to be involved? We can always use volunteers!  Email Meg Whicher


As outlined in the race waiver & acknowledgment, entry fees are non-refundable, non-transferrable, and non-deferrable. 


Per Missoula Parks and Recreation policies, dogs are not allowed to participate in the event, with the exception of ADA Service Animals.


Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Thank you to our Community Partners!



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Registration Hosted By:


May 20, 2023

Start Time:

2:00 PM

Start Location:

Ten Spoon Winery; 4175 Rattlesnake Dr


"I joined Run Wild Missoula to meet other runners in this area and to have the opportunity to run a variety of races and fun runs since my husband does not run. I live in Montana five or six months a year and found that this was a great way to meet new people. The scenery here is so inspiring!"

– Donna A.