Sunflower Trail Run

Sat August 31, 2019 Buhler, KS US 67522 Directions
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

13209 East 82nd Avenue
Buhler, KS US 67522

The race is scheduled to go on as planned for Saturday Aug 31 rain or shine!  This will be a true Trail Race; uneven ground, may be some mud and/or slick spots.  Be prepared with extra shoes and whatever else you may need!  See you here! 


Join us for this unique trail run experience as the 5K and 1 Mile course will immerse participants in 16 acres of gorgeous sunflowers!  Runners, joggers and walkers will follow the dirt trails through the sunflower field to the finish line!

Race Times:

5K: 8:00am

1 Mile run/walk:  8:30am or following 5K finish.

Packet pickup and same day registration will begin at 7am. 

More details and pictures available on our website at!

Prizes for 5K age-category winners and best "Sunflower Themed" participants will be awarded following the races.


All participants will receive an original Sunflower Run Finisher t-shirt, Sunflower Run Finisher medal, free 1-day admission to the Kansas Maze sunflower festival for participant and guest and a gift bag of coupons from generous local businesses.  ** T-shirts & medals not guaranteed if registered after Aug 1. **


Free pancakes will be served following the races for registered runners!  Only $2/guest.  

​​Medals & Awards:

Prizes (custom designed by Sunflower Metal Designs) will be awarded in the 5K race only to the top 2 finishers in each category.  Categories for both male/female are:  10 & under, 11-17, 18-35, 36-50, 51-65. 65+.  ​All registrants in both the 5K and the 1 Mile will receive a finisher medal (custom designed by Sunflower Metal Designs) and a Sunflower Trail Run t-shirt.

Must pick up in person on race day.  Medals will only be mailed if registrant signed up for the Virtual race.  

​Prizes will also be given for the best dressed "Sunflower themed" participants!  Start collecting your best Sunflower Swag and let's have some fun!  Thanks to the Kansas Sampler Foundation for these prizes!!!


Spectators will not be allowed on the course or in the sunflower field during either race.  Water stations will be available.  Views of the runners will be available from our lookout bridge or other platforms.  Binoculars recommended if you want to view runners across the field.  

Course map:

Maps will be available at packet pick-up.  


This trail course is IN an actual sunflower field.  Pathways will be cut out and runners will be expected to stay on the pathways.  Violators will be eliminated from the race.  

All attempts will be made to keep the trails as safe as possible but uneven ground should be expected.  Please wear appropriate shoes and attire.

*Pollinating bees will be present!  It is a Sunflower field!!*  

Race Day Timing:  

Race day timing and results for both the 5K and 1 Mile Trail Runs will be provided by Morgan Sports, LLC. 

** Kansas Maze reserves the right to cancel or change the date of this event at their discretion based on inclement weather or conditions.  All efforts will be made to honor this date but safety of our guests is our #1 priority.  

For further information or questions please contact the race director at or call Tonya at 620-543-3073.


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