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Register now for your 2015 event!

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 Dogwood Canyon is officially sold out! Interested in our waiting list? Email fitness@basspro.com.

We will post updates concerning 2015 registration and event updates on our FACEBOOK page; you are also able to view photos here from all of the 2014 events.

Visit Action Sports Images to view photos from Dogwood Canyon and Marathon Weekend Events.

2015 Outdoor Fitness Festival

Event Dates
April 25 Paint the Run/Walk
September 12-13 Great Outdoor Days
October 4 Tour de Bass Cycle Rides
October 17, 18 Dogwood Canyon Trail Run Weekend
October 24 Zombie Run/Walk
October 29 Wellness Conference
October 30-November 1 Bass Pro Marathon Weekend Expositon
October 31 CAMO Color Run/Walk
October 31 Marathon Weekend Open House
November 1 News-Leader  5K
November 1 Cohick Half-Marathon
November 1 Mercy Marathon-Relay
November 1 Conservation Marathon 




 For information on our 2014 Pacers, click here!

Training Programs

More information is available through our website and also through our partner websites. Continue to check our training page or your event page for more information and updates on our local training program options.  Run Springfield!

The schedule below is to the best of our current knowledge. We encourage you to reach out to the contact person provided for the running group you're interested in to confirm dates/times/locations.

Galloway Group

  • Training Program Kick-Off is TBA.
  • First training run will take place on TBA.
  • This Run/Walk/Run method has a great success rate and offers people a concrete way to achieve their running and walking goals.
  • Contact: Zoe Cofer; 417-693-0122 or zoanne.cofer@coxhealth.com

Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners

  • 16-Week Training Program Kick-Off is TBA.
  • Training runs are offered every Saturday.
  • Great local support on and off the course; every level of runner is welcome!
  • Contact: Emma Schuering; 314-943-0375 or emma.schuering@gmail.com  

Dogwood Canyon Running Group

  • Adventure and fun are part of the training for this group of runners!
  • 13-Week Trail Run Training Program Kick-Off is TBA
  • First training run will take place on TBA
  • Browse our training page to find the tentative trail run training schedule with locations.
  • Contact: John Montgomery; 417-830-8968 or hnoj99@yahoo.com

Nixa Running Group

  • Training is ongoing for this group of runners that meets in Nixa, Missouri! 
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays are shorter runs, while long runs take place on Sundays.
  • There are programs for every level of runner from beginner to advanced!
  • Contact: Shannon Cochran; 417-300-2728 or shannon.cochran@gmail.com   

Get Connected

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Outdoor Fitness Festival

The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival is a series of not-for-profit events sponsored by Bass Pro Shops and our dedicated community volunteers and sponsors. Proceeds from these events are shared by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks, The Ozark Greenways and our other partner charities.




Official Sponsors

The North Face
Missouri Beef Industry Council
SW Audio Visual
Einstein Bros Bagels
Professional Massage Training Center
Coca Cola, Ozarks Bottling Company
Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

Community Sponsors

Ollis and Company
Big Fish
First Impressions Printing
Hiland Dairy
Buzbee Dental

Media Sponsors

Springfield News-Leader
100.5 The Wolf
Springfield Business Journal