This running trail race will start at an elevation of 9693 feet in downtown Victor, Colorado, a prosperous, active Gold Mining Town, located approximately 1 hour southwest of Colorado Springs. The course will utilize the paved streets in Victor, dirt roads and improved mountain trails through historic mining areas. During the race, the participants will climb to an elevation of approximately 10,800 feet at the American Eagles Overlook, travel alongside historic mining structures and enjoy the spectacular vistas of the "World's Greatest Gold Camp". The views from these trails include Pikes Peak, the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range and the Victor-Cripple Creek mining district. Overall male and female winners will receive 1/4 ounce of locally mined gold coin. Overall male and female winners in each age group will recieve 1 ounce of silver.
Event schedule and times
Fourth Annual Gold Rush - Gold Rush
Saturday, July 7, 2012
7:00 am - Registration and Check-In at teh corner of 3rd and Victor Ave., Victor, Colorado
8:30 am - Start of the Gold Rush-Gold Rush