Presented by SoCalTrail
A holiday favorite featuring the Garapito 15k, the Eagle Rock 10k, and the Musch Meadows 5k. Experience the beautiful trails of the nation's largest urban wildlife park just outside of Los Angeles. All distances feature oak forest singletrack and ridgeline fire roads on some of the most fun to race courses.
Take away a race shirt that will make the fit, finisher medals to flaunt, and amazing race photography that's included with your entry. The Topanga Canyon Trail Run experience includes a delicious breakfast meal (plant-friendly), entry to the post-race beer garden, sports massage treatment by Vision for Enrichment and an overallawards ceremony for 5k, 10k and 15k runners. Age Group awards for 10k & 15k only.
5:45am - Runner Check-In
6:00am - Shuttles begin
8:00am -15k Start
8:15am - 10k Start
8:30am - 5k Start
8:45am - Beer Garden & Food Open
9:45am - Awards Ceremony
11:00am - Course Closed
The Fun Stuff
All Runners Get:
Soft male- or female-cut shirts designed to wear again
Matching Finisher Medals,
FREE Course Photos
Delicious Breakfast Meal (plant-friendly option)
21+ Beer Garden
Post-Race Sports Massage by Vision For Enrichment
Coffee and/or Hot Cocoa
DJ Announcers and Music
Same Day Results
Overall Awards and Age Group awards for the 10k and 22k:
U20 / 20-29 / 30-39 / 40-49 / 50-59 / 60-69 / 70+
Winners of the 10k and the 15k are invited to compete in the SoCalTrail Championships on December 16th at the Crystal Cove Trail Run.
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15k Course Route:
9.25 miles with 1,778' of vert
10k Course Route:
6.4 miles with 1,286' of vert
5k Course Route:
3.5 miles with 743' of vert
The 15k has 4 aid stations with water and Skratch Hydration (miles 1.4/4.9/6.4/7.7)
The 10k has 3 aid stations with water and Skratch Hydration (miles 2.0/3.4/4.9)
The 5k has 1 aid station with water and Skratch Hydration (mile 2.0)
Pre-filled cups are available as well as water bottle refills.
Directions & Parking
The Topanga Canyon Trail Run is at:
Topanga State Park, Trippet Ranch
20828 Entrada Road
Topanga, CA 90290
Limited Race Site Parking. Must purchase parking pass.
Overflow Parking on Topanga School Road and Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Free Shuttle to-and-from School Road Parking to Race Site from 6:00am-11:30am.
Discounts & Volunteers
Volunteers from other SoCalTrail events can earn Race Credits for the Topanga Canyon Trail Run!!
To Volunteer at the Topanga Canyon Trail Run, or other SoCalTrail races, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. We'd love to have you on the team!!
All volunteers get awesome race swag, meals, coffee/cocoa and massage.
Race credits to future SoCalTrail races are $15/hour and are transferrable to friends and family!
Please email email@example.com
If you're an active Firefighter, Race Director or running group organizer please email firstname.lastname@example.org for your SoCalTrail discount code.
Run With Us Pasadena - Aid Station Support
Local time: 1:51 AM
15% off in-store with proof of registration (*some exceptions apply)
Vision For Enrichment - Post-Race Sports Massage
Trailfolx - non-profit reducing barriers to entry for mountain sports
Skratch Labs - Official Hydration