The Red River High Mountain Half Marathon and 5k is a challenging, high altitude race hosted in the scenic mountain town of Red River, New Mexico. The race takes place May 20, 2017.
The 13.1 mile race begins in town at 8,750 feet and climbs over 700 feet with a turnaround point at just above 9,400 feet elevation. Runners take in amazing views including Wheeler Peak, the highest point in New Mexico at 13,161 feet.
This race is for the ATHLETE who lives for the CHALLENGE! Find half marathon training tips here.
Registration (includes Technical T-shirt for the first 150 entries, custom finisher medal for all half marathon participants, custom age group and overall awards, a pre-race runner’s reception, award ceremony with food and fun for all)
Half Marathon – $65
5k – $40
Visit the Registration Page on active.com.
Plan to reward yourself with a vacation after your run! Red River offers a variety of outdoor activites for adventure enthusiasts and families. Fly fish on the Red River, hike or bike one of our many trails within the Carson National Forest, take a white water rafting trip, camp under the glow of the stars, four wheel up to Goose Lake and be awed at the wildlife and scenery.
Then, of course, there’s a plethora of shopping, dining, and spa services on Main Street for those looking for a different type of vacation. Each day is what you make it in Red River and the possibilities are endless.
Contact the Chamber of Commerce for more details
Located in the Conference Center, 101 W. River St, Red River, NM 87558
Telephone: (575) 754-2366
Fax: (575) 754-3104
Photo credit: Red River Miner
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