2023 Spanish Peaks 5K / 10K Run

115 W Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055

Running > 10k, 5k

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Event Description

Spend an hour Saturday morning on a 5K or 10K run through La Veta, located in the Cuchara Valley at the base of the Spanish Peaks!

The Spanish Peaks 5/10K takes place on a scenic course in La Veta, Colorado, running through the Grandote Peaks Golf Course. It starts on West Francisco St by the Francisco Fort Museum. The 5K is an out-and-back run - bring your dog for a bark and walk if you wish! The 10K is a second running of the 5K course.

The event is held in the shadow of the majestic Spanish Peaks (known as the Huajatollas or Wajatoyas), on the grounds of the Francisco Fort Museum.

Excess proceeds from the event will help fund youth activities organized by Two Peaks Fitness.

Event details and schedule

Packet pickup begins at 7:30 at the Francisco Fort Museum's Capps Building, located at 115 West Francisco St, and the run starts at 8:30 am. Parking is available on East and West Francisco Streets.

Register onsite after June 6

Fee: $40; early registration $35

The temperature should be comfortable for wearing jogging shorts, but be sure to check the weather forecasts for the possibility of rain, although rain is more likely in the late afternoon in the morning.

The route starts at on West Francisco St heads south on Oak St towards the Grandote Peaks Golf Course with a turnaround point on Grandote Drive. Return to West Francisco St to run 5K. Run the course a second time to run 10K.

The run will be held rain or shine and there are no refunds or roll fowards to future runs. If you can't make it, someone else can take your place, or we will postal mail your packet for $10.00.

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