Boom Days 5K

Boom Days 5K

Saturday, August 4, 2018  @  6:45 AM   •  5k


Colorado Mountain College 901 South Highway 24, Leadville, CO    view map

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Get your beards ready for this miner inspired set of races! Run or walk the breath taking 5K trail run, bike the thrilling 5K mountain biking race, or compete in both on the trails of the gorgeous Colorado Mountain College at Leadville...all while sporting your beard! The trail running race starts at 6:45 AM. The bike race starts at 7:35 AM. All racers will receive a beard to wear for the race!

Course description:

The course is entirely on the CMC Leadville trail system. After an initial climb, the course turns into a roller coaster of ups and downs and twists and turns. Here is an interactive map:

Course maps:


Directions to start:

The starting line is behind the Climax Molybdenum Building.


Park in the paring lots surrounding the CMC Leadville campus.

Awards info:

The overall male and female runners and bikers will win awards. The awards ceremony will be at the Lake County Courthouse at 9:00 AM.

Additional info

All racers must wear the beard that will be provided somewhere on their body!

Packet pickup:

Race packets can be picked up the morning of the race at the starting line (in the Climax building if the weather is rainy/snowy).



Online registration has now closed. Please sign up on race day.