6th Annual Conifer Elevation Run/Walk
Saturday July 28th, 2018
~CONNECTING CONIFER ATHLETICS AND TRAILS~
The Year's Event is Brought to You By:
The 6th Annual Conifer Elevation Run/Walk in Conifer, CO is a fundraiser for Conifer Lobos Unified Boosters and the Conifer Community Trails! Race categories include a 10K, 5K and 2 mile Fun Run.
This course celebrates the Conifer Trails. The trail takes you around the scenic Aspen Park neighborhoods of Conifer (average Elevation 8200 feet!) on some paved and dirt roads and trail running for the 10K'ers.
CONIFER IS JUST A SHORT SCENIC DRIVE FROM DENVER!
This event is followed by a two-day event on Sutton Road with music, food and vendors at the 6th Annual Conifer Elevation Celebration.
- Timed 5K and 10K races
- Family Friendly Fun Run
- T Shirts, available in Men's, Women's, and Kid's Sizes
- Adult and Kids Goodie Bags
Post Race Events:
This race will be followed by the Conifer Elevation Celebration, a two-day event providing entertainment by several local bands, a variety of food, gift vendors and artisans. Stay and CELEBRATE! More information about the Elevation Celebration will be available on the Conifer Chamber of Commerce website, go to http://www.goconifer.com
- Food and Drinks
- Kids' Activities
Start and Finish at Conifer's West Jeff Elementary School. This course takes you on a scenic loop around the North and South Aspen Park neighborhoods of Conifer. Beginning on the north side of Hwy 285 you will take the new CONIFER TRAIL clockwise along, under and over Hwy 285, up and down hills, and on many dirt roads. 10K runners get to add 3 miles of trail running in Meyers Ranch Park. Walkers and families have the option of a shortened 2 mile course.
Awards will be presented on the Main Elevation Celebration Stage. Random bib drawing winners will win prizes too, so stick around and enjoy the fun.
Virtual Runner: A Virtual Runner is a person that is interested in supporting the cause but does not want to run or walk. Sleep in and Support!
Packet Pick Up:
Runners may pick up their T-shirts and Goodie Bags on Friday July 27th at Conifer Physical Therapy from 5-7pm. Or during regular race registration on Saturday, July 28th at West Jeff Elementary School from 6:40-8:30am. Or by contacting Katie at 303-929-6810.
This year long sleeve shirts are available. These shirts sport this year's Elevation Run/ Walk Logo celebrating the mountains and Conifer, CO. If you are planning on going on a nice cool run or a trail hike we have a shirt for you. The long sleeve will keep you warm on those brisk morning run's and complements the free race tshirt nicely. Long Sleeve shirts are $25. To ORDER your shirt today or learn more CLICK HERE.
ALL REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS WILL ALREADY RECEIVE A SHORT SLEEVE RACE SHIRT.
(To get a closer look at the shirts click on the image. THe Shirts will sport this year's Elevation Run/Walk Logo)
Directions to Start:
West Jefferson Elementary School- 26501 Barkley Rd. Conifer, CO 80433.
From C470 take Hwy 285 South for 13 miles to reach Conifer. Exit onto Barkley Road. From Evergreen follow Hwy 73 South to Barkley Road in Conifer. Signs will direct you to parking at West Jeff Elementary and Conifer Community Church. The starting line will form at the WJE Elementary play lot (south end of Sutton Street.)
Free Parking is available at Conifer Community Church and at West Jefferson Elementary School.
Interested in volunteering? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to help.
10 K Route
Fun Run/ 2 Mile Route