Musky Run/Walk


  • Sunday, June 25, 2023
  • Race Starts Promptly at 8:30 AM
  • The Musky 5k Run/Walk and 10K Run is a fun, family-friendly event with awards for top finishers. The course follows a route through the downtown and the City of Hayward starting and finishing on Main Street in front of Frandsen Bank & Trust.
  • Registration includes Musky Run/Walk T-Shirt – Register by June 9 to guarantee your size.
  • NEW for 2023: Raffle Prize Giveaways! If you register for the event you will be automatically entered to win prize packages.
    • New Moon and Icebugs are teaming up to enter anyone that registers for this year’s Musky 5k Run/Walk and 10K Run on Sunday, June 25, 2023, will be entered into a raffle to win a pair of Aura RB9X running shoes. The RB9X is a comfortable yet light running shoe for paved, trails, and gravel roads. A pair of men’s and women’s shoes will be given away, with winners announced after the run. Learn more about the shoes here- Women’s / Men’s
    • 3 Adventure Prize Packages valued at $40-$50 donated by Hayward Area Memorial Hospital will also be drawn for.



  • Free event for the youngest family members, ages 12 and under.
  • This race loops a downtown area block, and all participants receive a prize.
  • Begins promptly at 9:45 am in front of Frandsen Bank & Trust.



  • Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce Tent – near the Main Stage
  • Saturday, June 24th 10 AM to 3 PM
  • Sunday, June 25th 6:30 AM to 8 AM
  • Start/Finish Line Registration closes at 8 AM with a prompt 8:30 AM Race Start



  • Prizes are awarded to the top male & female finishers in the 5K and 10K races.
  • Additional age class winners will also receive a prize.
  • Those under the age of 13 are not eligible for awards.



  • Event is held rain or shine. No rain date will be held.
  • No refunds for cancellations or no shows.
  • Emergencies will be addressed with documentation.

Title Sponsor


Raffle Sponsor


Registration Internet provided by

Supporting Sponsors

American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation
Century 21 Woods to Water Realty
Coop’s Pizza
Flat Creek Lodge
Hayward Family Dentistry – Patrick T. Duffy, DDS
Marketplace Foods
New Moon Ski + Bike
Northwest Connection Family Resources
Northwoods Stove & Fireplace
Northwoods Community Food Shelf
The Nania Family
The Rich Ford Family