Turquoise Lake Half Marathon
Start: Saturday, June 1, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (MDT)
Leadville , CO 80461
Registration Closing Date
Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 10:00 PM (MDT)
The Turquoise Lake Half Marathon offers unparalleled mountain views as you run clockwise around scenic Turquoise Lake. The first 7.5 miles of the course consists of hilly paved road. The final 5.5 miles consist of single track dirt trail.
LIMITED TO 150 ENTRIES Pre-Register at Melanzana, 716 Harrison Ave. in Leadville: $40; Race Day Registration: $50.
An award will be given to the top male and female finishers in each of the following age groups: 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. Stick around for the post-race raffle.
Race Day Check-In
7:30-8:40 Matchless Boat Ramp
All proceeds benefit the Leadville-Lake County Sports Hall of Fame, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
From Harrison Ave., take 6th Street west until you get to a "T" (approx. 1 mile). Turn right on to County Road 4. Follow County Road 4 until you reach a three-prong fork located adjacent to Suger Loafin' Campground/RV Park (approx. 2.5 miles). Take the far right road, which is the continuation of County Road 4, to Turquoise Lake. Take the first road to the right (as if you were going to drive counter clockwise around Turquoise Lake), and follow the signs to the Matchless Boat Ramp.
This event utilizes National Forest lands and County Roads. A special use permit has been issued by the US Forest Service's Leadville Ranger District and permission has been granted by the Lake County Commissioners.
Fish Hatchery 5K- Cross Country Run or Walk
Don't miss the Fish Hatchery 5K on Sunday, June 2, 2013. Located at the historic Leadville National Fish Hatchery, the event features a scenic cross country style course that winds through subalpine forest near and around the Evergreen Lakes and lower Rock Creek area. The route consists of dirt road, path and trail.
LIMITED TO 150 ENTRIES