Runner's Stampede


The Cody Rec Center staff is thrilled to see the return of a LIVE, IN PERSON Runner's Stampede!

Join us for 39th Annual Runner's Stampede on Sunday, July 4th. Start your 4th of July holiday with an active Cody tradition - a 5K Fun Walk or 5K/10K Fun Run. The race starts promptly at 7 a.m. Pre-registration is preferred, but race day entries will be permitted on the morning of the race between 6 - 6:45 a.m. There is an additional $10 charge for late entries.

Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female 5K Fun Walk participants as well as the top finishers in each male and female age group for the 5K and 10K runs.

Race packets will be available beginning on Friday, July 2 for those who have pre-registered.

Can't join us for the LIVE, IN PERSON version of the 2021 race?

No problem! Select your race and complete your own 5K walk or 5K/10K run. Submit your race times to race coordinator Kelly Bower at no later than Monday, July 5th at noon. Virtual race times will be compiled and shared via Facebook and the City website. 

If you have any questions, reach out to race coordinator, Kelly Bower at or (307)527-3487.

5K Walk

The 5K walk is a fun and healthy way to start your holiday weekend. All ages are welcome. Prizes will be given to the first place men and women finishers overall. View the 5K Race Map for more information.

5K and 10K Run

All ages are welcome to compete in our 5K run; the 10K race is open to anyone 14 years and older. Prizes will be given to the first place men and women finishers in each age group. View the 5K Race and 10K Race Maps for more information.

2021 Race Results here.

Sign Up NOW!

Complete form and email to, fax to (307) 587-2565, return to the Paul Stock Aquatic and Recreation Center in person, or mail form and payment to PO Box 2200, Cody, WY 82414-2200.

 *Prizes will be awarded following the completion of races as soon as possible.

Runner's Stampede

Contact Us

  1. Rick Manchester, MPA, CPRP
    Parks, Recreation, and Public Facilities Director
    (307) 527-3484

    Paul Stock Aquatic and Recreation Center
    1402 Heart Mountain St
    Cody, WY 82414-4201

    (Facility Hours)