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Paddlefest: Spirit Trail Run, 8K and Half Marathon

May 27, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 12:00 pm

Details and Registration at: https://www.ckspaddlefest.com/events

Half Marathon: $65 8K: $30

Date and Times:
Sunday, May 27th / 8:15am
Awards at Noon on the South Main Stage

Buena Vista Community Center

Registration After May 1st:
Half Marathon: $75
8K: $35
Day-Of Registration Cost:

–> Register at Buena Vista Community Center
Half Marathon: $85
8K: $40


Paddlefest Spirit HALF MARATHON (13.1 miles) – The 4th Annual Paddlefest Spirit Half Marathon is a fun, beautiful yet challenging trail run through the Buena Vista Trail system, including portions of the River Park Trails, Whipple Trails, the Broken Boyfriend, the Midland Grade, and incorporates our newest trails, Fist Full Of Dollars and the Django Loops. This race does have a moderate amount of elevation gain. The course is amazing and scenic, 60% single track trail and 40% dirt road, offering a ton of variation with the best views in Colorado.

– Elevation Gain/Loss:1247 ft., # aid stations: 4, Entry limit: 200


The Spirit 8 K Race is a fun, single track run through Buena Vista’s premier Barbara Whipple trail system. Total mileage is 8 kilometers or about 4.97 miles. The race will wind through the hills above the western banks of the Arkansas River and along the Broken Boyfriend Trail, providing runners with incredible views of the Collegiate Peaks, and an inspiring, fun-fulfilled way to start your Sunday morning! This race does have a moderate amount of elevation gain.

– Elevation Gain/Loss: 500 ft., # aid stations: 4, Entry limit: 100

To be held at 12:00pm on the South Main Stage. Stay and enjoy some music, food, and libations.

Top three placers for Mens and Womens for the Half and 8K, along with age group prizes will be given out

Course map and Elevation profile: Click here


May 27, 2018
8:15 am - 12:00 pm
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Buena Vista Community Center
715 E Main St
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States
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