IDAHO SPRINGS RACE
SUNDAY, AUG 23
5 - 6 miles - Great distance for first timers! Rolling start after Parade down main street begins at Citizens Park, heading east turning north up 17th Ave, across Colorado Blvd up Virginia Canyon on the dirt road that features a 12% grade/climb, switch back down following flour arrows to old miners driveway at the open gate, up and over, down and winding around down Rose Gulch, over logs, under trees, coming out over the Argo Mill, heading back west on Riverside turning right at 23rd, left on Virginia Street toward the back of the Elks Lodge with a sharp left on 16th and cross Colorado Blvd, finish 1/2 a block down.
CHECK IN: 10:00 AM
WEIGH-IN TIME: 10:00AM
RACE START: 12:00PM (ROLLING START)
START/FINISH: DOWNTOWN IDAHO SPRINGS (SEE MAP)
CUT OFF TIME: TBD
9:00 AM Burro Prep time for renters, see map for parking details.
Park 1 block South of I-70 Exit 240 and on South Side of Hwy 103, directly ACROSS from the Clear Creek Middle School. DO NOT Park in the EMT parking or you will be towed. If you are renting, please do not park where the trailers are. We are reserving this for the racers bringing their own burros. Please keep in mind Idaho Springs roads are under construction.
There will be camping available at Shadows Ranch, in Georgetown. Please bring your portable troughs for your burros, we can fill up in Georgetown or in the creek on location. If you are in need of a shower you can shower at the Clear Creek County Rec Center, in Idaho Springs from Friday-Monday. Cost to shower is $3.50. Please let the staff know that you are a burro racer and are just showering.
Dogs must be on leash at all times
Quiet time at 9:00PM