Foundry Halloween 5K
● By Alesha Damerville
A brand new event this year to close out the 2017 Steamboat Springs Running Series season, bringing people of all ages together to celebrate Halloween in a safe, sober and fun way.
The Foundry Treatment Center provides an opportunity for lasting recovery through an integrative body, mind and spirit treatment program. Comfortably located in the majestic Rocky Mountains of Steamboat Springs, The Foundry provides a safe and natural setting that encourages instinctive growth for the individual as they forge a new life in their own vision.
What: 5K run/walk on a mix of trail and road that is guaranteed fun for the whole family. Halloween costumes are highly encouraged. Leashed dogs are welcome to join too. Event benefits the Mark McManus Foundation and is directed by The Foundry Treatment Center. There will be homemade after race Halloween treats to enjoy as well as fun for the whole family...bobbing for apples, face painting and games!
When: This race is on Saturday October 28, 2017 at 9 AM.
Where: Start at Soda Creek Elementary, wind through colorful and spooky Butcher Knife Creek, head up Spring Creek and turn around at the pond for a nice out and back race. Watch out for zombies and goblins on the course. (Course Map)
Directions: Park at Soda Creek Elementary School (220 Park Avenue / Steamboat Springs, CO 80487)
Registration: Online registration will close at 8 PM on Thursday October 26th. You can also register at Twisted Trails on Lincoln Avenue between 6th and 7th Street on Friday, October 27th from 3-6 PM. Day-of registration will be available from 8:00-8:45 AM at Soda Creek Elementary.
We offer BOTH a frills and no-frills race registration option.
Frills: $35 gets you a t-shirt and Halloween grab bag (This registration option closes on Wed. Oct 11th)
No-frills: $25 gets you your race entry
17 & under: $1 per year in age (includes Halloween grab bag item but does not include a t-shirt)
NO REFUNDS, please do not ask us and put us in an awkward position, thank you!
Prizes: 1st - 3rd place for male and female, plus a best costume award.
Packet Pick-Up: Twisted Trails on Lincoln Avenue between 6th and 7th Street on Friday October 27th from 3-6 pm as well as from 8:00 - 8:45 AM the morning of the race at Soda Creek Elementary.
Contact Information: Race Director - Sarah Coleman or 970-819-0637 / Please do not call Twisted Trails for any information about this race. They are only serving as our pre-registration location and are not directly affiliated with this event.