Kids Aid 5K Trail Trot

Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Grand Junction, CO

About This Activity

The inaugural Kids Aid 5K Trail Trot is a fun and easy way to support feeding kids in Mesa County!  This trail run/hike is moderate in level, is easily accessed from town and offers a great view of the Bookcliffs.   There's no better way to support a local non-profit while enjoying some time with friends and family out in the fresh, October air!

Event details and schedule

Kids Aid 5K Trail Trot Run

                Saturday, October 18th, 2014

                Venue:  Wingate Elementary School

                Location:  Easter Hill/Water Tower trail system


Run Itinerary

                7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. - Race Day Registration/Packet Pickup Wingate Elementary School

                8:35 a.m. – Participants head toward race start (across South Camp to trail head)

                9:00 a.m. - Race Start

Course Information

The course is a hilly, and slightly rocky, dirt trail.   Some areas are single track and other areas are on a jeep road.  (Please check website closer to race day for a course map)

This event will not have water stations on the course.   Bring sufficient water for the run/hike.   There will be post race drinks and food.

Event Registration

Early registration is strongly recommended.   Those who register less than three weeks before the race are not guaranteed a race T-Shirt.  On-line registration will close on October 17, 2014.  Race day registration increases the cost by $5.  Save money and register early!

Bring singed Participant Waivers on race day.


Please make sure participants wear appropriate clothing for weather.  The race will occur rain or shine (or snow!)


Parking will be at Wingate Elementary School and is limited.  Please get there early to help with the flow.

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