Bison Run Wild

UPDATE: The 2019 Bison Run Wild race is canceled. 

We want to thank all of our participants, donors, and sponsors for your support these past few years. We look forward to the possibility of a race in the future and other event opportunities.

If you have any questions please email

Join the herd! The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and Skinny Raven are partnering to bring you the 4th annual Bison Run Wild Race! The 3.5 mile race marks the anniversary of the Historic Wood Bison Reintroduction Project.

Participate in the race or show your support (race proceeds go to caring for the wood bison herd at AWCC), then stay for afternoon celebrations with an award ceremony, animal presentations, and food. The race starts at 11 am and the awards ceremony is at 12:30 pm.

Prizes go to the top 3 male and top 3 female race winners. First place winners (male and female) get to name the first babies born of the season plus pick one more prize from our prize pool. Prizes include Icebugs, Bison Basket of wood bison goodies, and  Walk on the Wild Side Tours for 2, and AWCC coffee mug. *Register by March 16th and be guaranteed the Bison Run Wild t-shirt!



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