Special Events

at Katy Trail State Park

A variety of special events are held on the Katy Trail throughout the year. This calendar of events will be updated when new special event permits are issued.

All groups or organizations desiring to use Katy Trail State Park for a special event activity must obtain a special event permit from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. E-mail or call 800-334-6946 to speak with staff at the Katy Trail State Park office located in Rock Bridge Memorial State Park for information on how to obtain a special event permit.

2017

March

March 12

ShamRox 15K & 5K
Location: Rocheport Trailhead MP 178.3, enter Katy Trail State Park, head west to turnaround near MP 180, then east to exit at MP 177.4 to finish at Les Bourgeois Winery
Sponsor: UltraMax Sports
Contact: Brian Fleming, info@ultramaxsports.com
Number of Attendees: 510

April

April 1

Fleet Feet Marathon Training Run
Location: St. Charles Trailhead MP 39 at Frontier Park, start and finish
Sponsor: Fleet Feet Sports
Contact: Brandi Barbre, brandi@fleetfeetstlouis.com
Number of Attendees: 200

May

May 2 - June 8, Tuesdays and Thursdays

NGA Police Physical Ability Tests
Location: St. Charles Trailhead MP 39.5 and Frontier Park, start and finish
Sponsor: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Contact: Sgt. Eric L. Wojcik, eric.l.wojcik@nga.mil
Number of Attendees: 12

May 20

Happy Feet for Healthy Minds 5K Run
Location: North Jefferson City Pavilion, start and finish, enter Katy Trail State Park at MP 143.7, exit at North Jefferson Trailhead MP 143.2, return to Pavilion
Sponsor: Pathways Community Health
Contact: Leslie Mills, lmills@compasshn.org
Number of Attendees: 160

May 22-26

Biking Trip on the Katy Trail #1
Location: Sedalia Trailhead MP 227.1, start to St. Charles Trailhead MP 39, finish
Sponsor: St. Charles Community College Road Scholars
Contact: Pamela Ronkoski, pronkoski@stchas.edu
Number of Attendees: 42

June

June 5-9

Biking Trip on the Katy Trail #2
Location: Sedalia Trailhead MP 227.1, start to St. Charles Trailhead MP 39, finish
Sponsor: St. Charles Community College Road Scholars
Contact: Pamela Ronkoski, pronkoski@stchas.edu
Number of Attendees: 42

September

Sept. 9

St. Louis Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk
Location: St. Charles Trailhead MP 39, Frontier Park, start and finish
Sponsor: Lustgarten Foundation
Contact: Ann Walsh, awalsh@lustgarten.org
Number of Attendees: 300

Sept. 18-22

Biking Trip on the Katy Trail #3
Location: Sedalia Trailhead MP 227.1, start to St. Charles Trailhead MP 39, finish
Sponsor: St. Charles Community College Road Scholars
Contact: Pamela Ronkoski, pronkoski@stchas.edu
Number of Attendees: 42

October

Oct. 7 (Rain date: Oct. 14)

Thon for Kids 2017
Location: Rocheport Trailhead MP 178.3, start and finish
Sponsor: Thon for Kids
Contact: Nate Wisdom, natezip@sbcglobal.net
Number of Attendees: 98

Oct. 9-13

Biking Trip on the Katy Trail #4
Location: Sedalia Trailhead MP 227.1, start to St. Charles Trailhead MP 39, finish
Sponsor: St. Charles Community College Road Scholars
Contact: Pamela Ronkoski, pronkoski@stchas.edu
Number of Attendees: 42