7th Annual Conifer Elevation Run/Walk
Saturday, July 27th, 2019
~CONNECTING CONIFER ATHLETICS AND TRAILS~
This Year's Event is Brought to You By:
OPENING SOON IN CONIFER, COLORADO
The 7th 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. There is also an option for those who still want to support but can't be present to be a virtual runner.
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 7th Annual Conifer Elevation Celebration.
- Timed 5K and 10K races
- USATF Certfied 5K Race
- Family Friendly Fun Run
- T Shirts available in Men’s, Women’s, and Kids sizes.
- Adult and Kids Goodie Bags
- Participant Receive a Free After Race Treat and Beer
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 Drnks
- Music (multiple stages playing great live music)
- Kids’ Acrivities
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.
Individual Awards given to top male & female in the following age categories:
5K: 0-7, 8-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+.
10K: under 16, 17-25, 25-35, 36-45, 45-55, 56+.
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!
Virtual Runners may pick up their T-shirts and Goodie Bags from 5-7pm. Date is TBD. Or during regular race registration on Saturday, July 27th at West Jeff Elementary School from 6:40-8:30am. Or by contacting Katie at 303-929-6810.
USATF Certified 5K Map
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 Elementry School.
Interested in volunteering? Please firstname.lastname@example.org you would like to help.
If you plan to run with a dog please be courteous of other runners and keep your distance.
2 Mile/ Fun Run Route