Sopris Runoff foot race returns for Mountain Fair July 24 |

Sopris Runoff foot race returns for Mountain Fair July 24

Coming up Saturday, July 24 will be the 42nd annual Mount Sopris Run Off 14-miler and 4 Mile Fair Run, in conjunction with the 50th Carbondale Mountain Fair.

The 14-mile race starts in Basalt (Emma School House) at 7 a.m. and climbs 1,500 feet up West Sopris Creek Road, then descends 1,700 feet past the 4 mile start and into Carbondale, finishing in Sopris Park.

The 4-mile race begins a short time later on Prince Creek Road. Participants should meet at Sopris Park in Carbondale by 7 a.m. to take the bus to the start line.

For more information, call Independence Run and Hike at (970) 704-0909. And, for registration visit the event page.

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