2023 Vail Trail Running Series Announced


Join the Vail Recreation District as we hit the trails for the 2023 Dynafit Vail Trail Running Series! Registration is open now at vailrec.com/register. We are pumped for another great season with challenging courses, spectacular views, cool prizes, and a community-building atmosphere … and don’t forget about those delicious donuts from Northside Kitchen!

We are excited to announce that Dynafit will be back for a fifth season as the title sponsor. Dynafit aims to expand their impact on the trail racing scene in the high country.

Don’t miss out on Colorado’s oldest and most iconic trail running race series, featuring some of the most scenic trails in the state. Compete against yourself, your friends or world-class athletes during this one-of-a-kind race series. Register today to save money on race entries and get a head start on training!

2023 DYNAFIT VAIL TRAIL RUNNING SERIESRace dates, times and details subject to change
Sat, May 20: Dynafit Boneyard Boogie 5K & 13K  | 9 a.m. | Town of Eagle
Sat, June 17: Dynafit Summer Solstice 10K & 5K | 9 a.m. | Beaver Creek Mountain
Sat, July 1: Dynafit Vail HillClimb | 7 a.m. | Vail Mountain
Sat, July 15: Dynafit 10K & 5K @10,000 Ft | 8 a.m. | Vail Mountain 
Sat, July 29: Dynafit Berry Picker | 8 a.m. | Vail Mountain
Sat, Aug. 19: Dynafit Arrowhead Half Marathon & 5K | 7 a.m. | Arrowhead Village
Sat, Sept. 9: Dynafit MeadowGold 10K & 5K | 9 a.m. | Town of Minturn

REGISTER FOR THE ENTIRE SERIES Register for the entire series and save big! Sign up at www.vailrec.com/register. Racers who compete in all events will receive a “series boss” award at the end of the season! Series champion is awarded to the top individual in each category, based on the best five of seven races for the full series and best three of five races for the 5K series. Race Series: $245 (all seven races) 5K Race Series: $130 (five 5K races)

REGISTER EARLY FOR INDIVIDUAL RACES & SAVE! Visit www.vailrec.com/register and save on individual races by registering prior to the week of the race.

RACE COSTS Individual races: $38 pre-registered, $45 week-of, $55 day-of 5K races: $30 pre-registered, $36 week-of, $45 day-of Arrowhead Half Marathon: $50 pre-registered, $58 week-of, $70 day-of Student Rates (K-12): $25 pre-registered, $30 week-of, $37 day-of.

Includes custom race t-shirt for each race (while supplies last), swag from national brands and the chance to win great prizes! Expect well-marked routes, aid stations, experienced volunteers, and courses that are challenging for the elites and enjoyed by the beginner trail runner!

MIGHTY MARMOT KIDS TRAIL RACES ON FRIDAYS The Vail Rec District is excited to bring back the Mighty Marmot Kids Trail Races! Three races will take place at 5:30 p.m. at locations around the valley on the following Fridays: September 15, September 29 and October 20.

Two distances will be offered at each venue: a 0.5-1.25 mile course for younger kids, and a 1.5-2.5 mile course for older/more experienced youth runners. Every participant will receive a finishers gift. Parents can run alongside their kids at no additional cost.

Stay tuned to www.vailrec.com for details about the youth series including cost and locations, and start getting the kids in your life excited about running!

Race details are available at www.vailrec.com. For more information or to become a race series sponsor, call the VRD Sports Department at 970-479-2280 or email [email protected]

The VRD is an equal opportunity service provider and operates under special permission  from the White River National Forest and Bureau of Land Management.

Our title sponsor for the 2023 Vail Recreation District Vail Trail Running Series is Dynafit. Presenting sponsors include Bloch and Chapleau Attorneys at Law, Elevated Dental, Eagle Outside, Town of Minturn, Vail’s Mountain Haus, Howard Head and The Steadman Clinic.

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