About the event
Join us on Sunday, September 20th for the 18th Annual Lead King Loop Charity Races in beautiful Marble, Colorado! Get ready for a great day of running through the spectacular fall colors in the heart of Colorado's Elk Mountain range. Run, walk, or hike the 25k loop around Lead King Basin. Zip past the famous Crystal Mill and ghost town of Crystal. Enjoy a delicious homemade pack lunch from Slow Groovin' BBQ and beer (age appropriate. Lunch included with entry). All proceeds benefit the Marble Charter School.
Visit our website for more detailed information. www.leadkingloop25k.com
Online registration ends on Thursday, September 17th.
***NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE- PLEASE SIGN UP BEFOREHAND OR REGISTER IN PERSON ON SATURDAY, SEPT 19 AT INDEPENDENCE RUN AND HIKE IN CARBONDALE, 10AM - 6PM.
Lead King Loop 25K
The 25K dirt road course starts at Thompson Park in the quaint and historic mining town of Marble. Rounding Beaver Lake, you will climb 2,900 vertical feet over approximately 4 miles into beautiful Lead King Basin. Here you will traverse at 10,000 feet before rolling down past waterfalls, through the old mining town of Crystal and pass the famous 110-year-old Crystal Mill to then climb out of the river valley and scream back down Daniel’s Hill to the finish line.
RACE DAY START TIMES, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th
***NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE- PLEASE SIGN UP BEFOREHAND OR REGISTER IN PERSON ON SATURDAY, SEPT 19 AT INDEPENDENCE RUN AND HIKE IN CARBONDALE. Hikers Early Start 7:00 a.m. Runners Start 8:30 a.m.
More information can be found on our website at www.leadkingloop25k.com
***KIDS RACE CANCELED THIS YEAR***
Local time: 1:50 PM
The kids 2.5k race starts at Thompson Park, loops around Marble, and finishes back at the park.
All participants will receive a t-shirt, a goody bag, and an entry in the kid's raffle.
Start time: 11:00 a.m.
NOTE: There is no online registration for the kids race. Registration will take place at Thompson Park on race day. Registration is $20.00.