Run through the Woods

The Run for the Library course takes you through beautiful Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve. Races begin and end at the Elks Lake Pavilion. The full course is a 5K loop. 10K participants will run the loop twice.

Course Map

Run Details

Runners for the 5K and 10K will step off at 8am. Walkers follow the runners. The course will close at 10am. Chip timing will be provided by It’s Race Time. Results will be posted on this website.

Awards Runner Services
  • Medals for top overall male and female runners
  • Medals for top 3 runners in each age group
  • Participation ribbons for ages 11 and under
  • Water stations at miles 2 and 5
  • Porta potty at race start/finish
  • Recovery food and beverages