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Las Vegas St. Patrick's Day Run

SIX TUnNELS TO HOOVER DAM

 

Half Marathon, 12K, 5K, 1 Mile

Saturday, March 14, 2020

Historic Railroad Trail, Boulder City, NV

Thanks for racing in 2019!
Race Description
Start your St. Patrick's Day morning at the renowned Las Vegas St. Patrick's Day Run in historic Boulder City. Wear green and get ready to enjoy a beautiful morning run with hundreds of runners. Start your race by listening to a Scottish bagpiper. It’s an event the whole family will enjoy, with distances from 1 Mile to Half Marathon!

 

Historic and Scenic Course Experience

This race is historic and scenic. Taking place at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, which is approximately 18 miles from Las Vegas and boasts amazing views as the largest man-made lake in the US. During the race, you'll run on the Historic Railroad Trail, part of the Rail-to-Trails Conservancy and National Park. 

Course Maps

Half Marathon (13.1 Miles), Begin at the Historic Railroad Trailhead and run WEST for 2 miles before turning around and coming back the way you came. Continue onto the Historic Railroad Trail going through the 6 tunnels until you reach the turnaround at the Hoover Dam, at which point you will head back to the finish line.

12K Run (7.17 Miles), Begin at the Historic Railroad Trailhead and run east, continue onto the Historic Railroad Trail going through the 6 tunnels until you reach the turnaround, at which point you will head back to the finish line.

5K Course (3.1 Miles), Start at the Historic Railroad Trailhead and run east on the Historic Railroad Trail for 1.55 miles and then head back the same way you came.

Official race photos taken by

Kevin Youngblood, KevLV Photgraphy

Race Sponsors
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Past Race Results

1 Mile Stroll, Start at the Historic Railroad Trailhead and walk east on the Historic Railroad Trail for 0.5 miles and then head back the same way you came.

Official Photos
Aid Stations

Aid Stations will be stocked with water and Hammer Heed. Fluids will be available in cups, though the aid stations will be happy to refill your own water bottle as well should you chose to carry one.

Race Venue & Parking 

Race Day Venue

Historic Railroad Trailhead

Across 93 from Hoover Dam Lodge

18000 U.S. 93 Boulder City, NV 89005

Race Day Parking 

Hoover Dam Lodge Overflow Lot

Across 93 from Hoover Dam Lodge

18000 U.S. 93 Boulder City, NV 89005

Parking marshals will direct you in the morning. The trail to the start line begins at the 3 water towers, at the west end of the Hoover Dam Lodge parking lot. Look for the bright orange restrooms! This route will take you 0.3 miles to the start line. This is a scenic, downhill walk. The start line and finish line locations are NOT in the same area. If you plan to drop gear at the finish line, you must go there before the start line.  Leave your valuables at home or safely hidden and locked in your vehicles.
There is no athlete or spectator parking at Historic Railroad Trailhead.
Lodging
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Packet Pick-Up Options

Friday, March 13th

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Saturday, March 14th

6:00am - 7:40am

McGhie's Ski Bike and Board

19 S. Stephanie St. Henderson, NV 89012

Hoover Dam Lodge Parking Lot

18000 U.S. 93 Boulder City, NV 89005

Event Schedule

6:00a-7:40a Race Day Packet Pick Up Begins at Hoover Dam Lodge

7:30a Half Marathon Start
7:35a 12K Start

7:45a 5K & 1 mile Start
8:00a Snacks are served

8:15am-10:00am Awards 
9:00a T-Shirt Pick Up / Shirt Swap Available at the Results Trailer

10:30a Course Closed

Highlight Race Features
  • Scenic, USATF sanctioned course

  • Early & Race Day Packet Pick-Up options

  • Accurately measured, clearly marked courses

  • Reliable, Accurate Results

  • Post-Race Snacks

  • Race Shirt, Finisher Medal & Goodie Bag

  • Overall & Age Group Award Certificates & Prizes

Pricing
Awards

 The top 3 overall men and women in each distance will receive an award. Also, the top 3 in each age group will be awarded and presented with an award medal on the podium during the awards ceremony.

Volunteer

Volunteers of all ages are welcome! Volunteers under 13 years must have a parent or guardian accompanying them during their volunteer shift. Please email craig@bbsctri.com to inquire about volunteering. Include your name, age, day & time availability, and any special requests.

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