Mighty Marmot Kids Trail Races


Join the Vail Recreation District for the 2nd Annual Mighty Marmot Kids Trail Races! Youths ages 5 to 10 are welcome to participate. We are expanding this kid-specific event to three races for 2023The races will start at 4 p.m. and participants can choose between one-mile and two-mile options.  Parents may run with their child.


Friday, Sept. 15 – Little Beach Park, Minturn
            Race will start in front of the Minturn Cemetery and finish next to the picnic shelter by the Minturn Bike Park.

Friday, Sept. 29 – Miller Ranch Open Space, Edwards. TONIGHT'S RACE IS AT FULL ENROLLMENT.
            Race will start in the athletic field next to the Eagle County School District Preschool (formerly June Creek Elementary School). Please park in Berry Creek Middle School or the parking lot just north of the pre-school.

Friday, Oct. 20 - Maloit Park, Minturn
             Race will start in the field behind Vail Ski and Snowboard Academy


Visit www.vailrec.com/register and save on individual races by registering prior to race week.  Cost: $15 pre-registered, $20 day-of.


Races will be timed and the top three racers in each age group (boys and girls 5-6, 7-8, 9-10) will be recognized. Awards, raffle and a pizza party will take place immediately after each race.

Thank you to our sponsors Howard Head Sports Medicine, The Steadman Clinic, Mountain Valley Kids Dental, First Bank and Town of Minturn.


September 15 - Minturn Mini Mile
September 29 - Miller Ranch Open Space
October 20 - Maloit Park

October 5 - Minturn
October 21 - Edwards

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