Bar K 5k

Race Stats

  • Location: West Bottoms
  • Length: 5k
  • Start time: 10am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 04-09-2017
  • Beneficiary: American Heart Association
  • Day of event Phone: 816-225-6961
  • Day of event contact: Leib Dodell
  • Race Director Name: Leib Dodell
  • Race Director Email:leib@barkdogbar.com
  • No. of Participants: 100
  • Race Website: www.bark5k.com
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

• Runners will exit the parking lot to the north and turn left onto Liberty Street for about
20 yards before turning right onto the Riverfront Heritage Trail, heading north
• Runners will follow the Trail north across the pedestrian bridge over the Kansas
River, into KCK
• Once across the bridge, runners will continue north crossing North 3rd St., then
making a right, following the sidewalk.
• Runners will continue along the walkway where they will cross the street once again,
and then make a right, crossing the street and following the signs to Kaw Point
• All street crossings will be monitored by Traffic personnel
• Runners will proceed down the bike/pedestrian ramp to the Kaw Point boardwalk
• Runners will make a right off the boardwalk onto the boat ramp, and then do a loop
along the running path in Kaw Point.
• Runners will return to the boardwalk, and proceed back up the ramp, and follow the
same course back to the Finish Line

About This Race

The dog-friendly run will begin and end at Bar K Dog Bar in the West Bottoms. It will be an out-and-back run along a seldom-used stretch of the scenic Riverfront Heritage Trail, heading west from the West Bottoms over the Kansas River.