It’s the season for holiday merriment and festive running! The Dasher 5K is Santa’s reindeer training course and you can join the fun! Bring the kid’s and cheer them on during their 400 meter fun run. Stay the day and into the evening with Christmas gift shopping and dining during the Tinsel Tavern Tour. Experiencing Christmas in the Rocky Mountains warms the heart and tickles the soul. Join the fun!
- 10:00am registration open- in person on race day (Town Hall)
- 10:30am Kids Run start (400m distance)
- 11:00am Dasher 5k start
Who: For those feeling the spirit of Christmas and holiday cheer! All abilities and ages enjoy this fun run. Walkers, strollers and leashed pets are welcome!
Registration (on-line) thru December 9th, 9:00pm. –
Registration (race day): 10:00am at Town Hall
Entry Cost: Includes Race Hat, Breakfast Burritos from Egg & I of ESTES, and a raffle entry!
Youth (14 & under): –
Seniors (60 & up): –
Location: Downtown Estes Park, Colorado at Town Hall, 170 MacGregor Ave.
Parking: Municipal building behind Town Hall.
Distance: 5K (3.1 miles)
Terrain: Road tour of Estes Park downtown and Riverside Drive.
Awards: 11:45am at Town Hall
General Awards – 1st and 2nd place male and female overall; then 1st and 2nd place, male and female, in the followingeggi categories:15 & under, 16 – 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over
Post-Race Activities: –
Starting at the top of MacGregor Ave, runners begin with a downhill push to Park Lane! Crossing Elkhorn Ave to Riverside Dr, participants pass thru the extended downtown of Estes Park. Turning right at Mocassin & Crags Dr intersection, runners will take a left at the Donut House onto Moraine Ave, and continue west up the hill to WorldMark resort. Runner’s turn left and cross the bridge to run thru the small resort and exiting left onto Riverside Dr. Participants continue straight on Riverside Dr. to the finish line in front of Town Hall.