Spend an hour Saturday morning on a 5K run through La Veta, located in the Cuchara Valley at the base of the Spanish Peaks!
The Two Peaks Fitness - Huajatolla Heritage Festival 5K takes place on a scenic, out-and-back turnaround course in La Veta, Colorado. It starts on West Francisco St by the Francisco Fort Museum, turning south on Oak Street and looping in Grandote Peaks. The event is held during the Huajatolla Heritage Festival - held in the shadow of the majestic Spanish Peaks (known as the Huajatollas or Wajatoyas), on the grounds of the Francisco Fort Museum.
The Huajatolla Heritage Festival 5K is part of the 2019 RaBa Cinco Series organized by the Spanish Peaks Striders.
Excess proceeds from the event will be donated to the Huerfano County Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund to assist victims of flooding caused by the Spring Fire.
Event details and schedule
Packet pickup begins at 8:30 at the Francisco Fort Museum's Capps Building, located at 115 West Francisco St, and the run starts at 9 am. Parking is available on East and West Francisco Streets.
Register onsite after June 7
The temperature should be comfortable for wearing jogging shorts, but be sure to check the weather forecasts for the possibility of rain, although rain is more likely in the late afternoon in the morning.
The route starts at the on West Francisco St and loops back at Grandote Peaks.
The run will be held rain or shine and there are no refunds or roll fowards to future runs. If you can't make it, someone else can take your place, or we will postal mail your packet for $6.00.
Two Peaks Fitness