New Year’s Day 5K Fun Run/Walk

Salida Recreation’s New Year’s Day 5k will take place at 10am on Monday, January 1. The Rec Department would like to encourage people to pre-register this year! Due to construction at the Salida Scout Hut, race start and finish will be at the Boathouse Cantina. Cost is $10.  This is a beginner friendly event, so […]

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Two Turkey Relay Results

Two Turkey Relay results!  Thanks to everyone who came out and ran, and to Tom Sobal, Roger Miller, Jon MacManus, and Emily Walker with 7000 Feet Running Company for donating prizes. Note: Race clock is started when the first group begins running. This year, that was with the group who had a 6 minute handicap. […]

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Two Turkey Relay

The Two Turkey Relay is coming up next month!  This will be the 17th year of this event, which was originated by the late Don Breece, a former, active member of the CCRC. The Two Turkey Relay is a mostly for fun, two person relay. Teams will be chosen by random drawing right before the […]

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Goblin Gallop – October 31

It’s almost time for the Goblin Gallop!  The Goblin Gallop is a FREE one mile fun run that takes place on Halloween at Longfellow Elementary School in Salida. All students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Halloween costumes are definitely part of the fun of this race, as is the chance to catch the “goblin”. […]

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CCRC Annual Club Potluck

Looking for plans for after the Two Turkey Relay on Saturday, November 11th, 2017?  The Chaffee County Running Club would like to invite all club members to our annual potluck to share food, drinks and hangout at Salida’s new local running store, 7,000 Feet Running Company!  Since this is a potluck we would like you […]

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Colorado Big Game Hunting Season Dates

Big game hunting season for rifles in CO begins on October 1, and will run through November 19.  A reminder to local runners and hikers to wear hunter orange if you’ll be out in areas where hunting is allowed during this time frame. This is also true for your 4 legged friends! Rifle Deer/Elk/Moose Moose                                            October 1 – 14 1st […]

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Upcoming Home High School XC Meets

The high school XC season has begun, and the BV Demons (competing in 2A) and the Salida Spartans (3A) are off to a great start! Both teams have their home meets coming up soon – come on out and cheer on our local high school runners!  The BV home meet is on September 19, beginning […]

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Monday Night Group Runs

The CCRC and 7000 FEET Running Company offer Monday night runs every week. They are very casual and for runners of all abilities. If you’re ever interested in joining, just stop by the shop any Monday night, and tell your friends!

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September Adventure Runs

Join the CCRC for Adventure Runs on Saturday, September 16 and 23.  Meet at Marvin Park (baseball field parking area) on Highway 291 west of downtown Salida at 8:30 am to carpool.  Run locations TBD, but we plan to view fall colors.  If you want to meet the group at another location, or for more information, please […]

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Donation Request Form

The CCRC’s mission is to promote running for health, recreation, and competition, for runners of all ages and abilities.  As part of our mission, we occasionally donate money towards other running related causes and organizations in Chaffee County.  Examples of donation requests made in the past include support of the Buena Vista and Salida HS […]

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