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Muddy Trails 5K Event Road Closure Feb. 19

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There is still time to register for the Muddy Trails 5K, a multi-faceted event featuring a chip-timed 5K race, the Muddy Bowl Crawfish Cook-Off and festive post-race party featuring live Zydeco music.

The course winds through the beautiful George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trails, located on 1,800 wooded acres adjacent to Rob Fleming Park in the Village of Creekside Park. A few spots are still available; please register online

The Woodlands Township also advises residents of a scheduled road closure in the Creekside Forest Drive area for the annual Muddy Trails 5K on Saturday, February 19, 2022, from 3 to 6 p.m. 

Event Road Closure: 

  • Creekside Forest Drive from the Roundabout to Great Heron Drive – Closed from noon to 7 p.m.
  • Entrance to Aventura Place from Creekside Forest Drive – Limited from 2 to 5 p.m. due to the race course.
  • Please use Creekside Green for accessing and moving within the Village of Creekside Park. 

Harris County Constables will be responsible for closing and re-opening streets, and they will do so in a manner ensuring runner and spectator safety. Please follow their instructions when approaching streets on the course. 

While the aforementioned areas will be closed, police will attempt to allow cars that need to get through, in particular from Aventura Place, if and only when there is a safe opportunity. Please allow yourself extra time, avoid delays and use an alternate route where possible, such as Creekside Green Drive. 


For more information about traffic on Muddy Trails race day, please call the traffic hotline at 281- 210-2099 or e-mail From February 17 through 19, 2022, the number will be responded to 24 hours per day. Download the 2022 Course Map

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Photo Credit: The Woodlands Township

The 2022 race is produced by The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department and generously sponsored by Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center, The Strong Firm, Camp Gladiator, Space Cadets Gaming Gaming, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, Scott Fernandez Realty, Faust Distributing and H-E-B. 

For more information about the event, please visit For more information about The Woodlands Township, please call 281-210-3800 or visit

Source: The Woodlands Township