Sat September 25, 2021 Bass Lake, CA 93604 US Directions
RaceJoy Ready

10k Run

8:30AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

2 Mile Run

8:35AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

2 Mile Walk

8:35AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

Kids 1/8 Mile Race (age 2-4)

8:05AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

Kids 1/4 Mile Race (age 5-8)

7:55AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

Kids 1/2 Mile Race (age 9-12)

7:45AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT

Please join us at beautiful Bass Lake, California on Saturday, September 25, 2021 for the Smokey Bear Run / Walk. This year's event proceeds will go back to our local community. This year, we are celebrating the 34th year of the race.

The courses run on Road 222, which edges Bass Lake. Slightly rolling hills and pristine views of Bass Lake are in store for 10k and 2 Mile participants!

In Loving Memory Ken Takeuchi 1927 - 2019

Ken was the Race Director for the Smokey Bear Run for many years and founded Valley Runner of the Year series. His presence will be greatly missed at all future Smokey Bear Runs.

Packet Pickup

Avoid lines morning of event and pickup your race number and event information ahead time!  We offer two locations!

Packet Pickup Location and Times:
Valley area packet pick-up:
Thursday, 9-23-21 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fleet Feet 559-433-6750
9447 N. Fort Washington Road #106, Fresno

Mountain area packet pick-up:
Friday, 9-24-21 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Oakhurst Form Fitness 559-683-5545
40041 Highway 49, Oakhurst
Raley’s Shopping Center

Recreation Point Day Use Area
39900 Road 222
Bass Lake, CA US 93604
Race Contact Info

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Race Website

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Smokey Bear Run.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

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