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Coyote 5K Classic

Sun October 20, 2019 Golden, CO 80401 US Directions


Coyote 5K Classic

8:30AM MDT - 11:00AM MDT

5k (Under 18)

8:30AM MDT - 11:00AM MDT

1M Fun Run

9:30AM MDT - 11:00AM MDT

Sleep-In for Shelton

8:30AM MDT - 11:00AM MDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


420 Crawford St
Golden, CO US 80401



420 Crawford St., Golden, CO    view map


Looking for a fun run for the entire family? Don’t miss the 9th Coyote 5K Classic and 1 mile fun run on Sunday, October 20, 2019 in Golden, CO at 8:30 am. Thanks to our generous sponsors, we are proud to offer one of the most affordable 5k events in metro-Denver. 

Course description:

The 5k course is nestled next to Apex open space and has stunning views of Golden's Table Mountains and Boulder's Flatirons. The 5k starts and finishes at Shelton Elementary in Golden, CO. The course is hilly and challenging but will reward you with beautiful views. The 1-mile fun run will take place on Shelton Elementary school field and nearby park and bike trail. 

Course Map

Directions to start:

The event will start and finish at Shelton elementary school, on the field behind the school.


There is a parking lot in front of the school. Please help us be a sustainable event by carpooling, biking, or walking to the start.

Awards info:

Awards will go to the top three male and female 5K runners. We will also award the top male and female 5K runners in the following age groups, 6-younger, 7-8, 9-11, 12-17 years old, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-older

Additional info

No Dogs please.  For the safety of all runners, no dogs will be allowed on the 1 mile and 5K course.

Sustainable event

We are a sustainable event. Please carpool, walk, or bike to the event. 

Sleep in for Shelton

Sleep in option for $20.  Help Shelton Elementary and consider making a Sleep-In donation if you aren't able to run in the race.

Packet pickup:

At Shelton Elementary School: Friday October 19th from 8am-8:45am and 3:30-5pm; Saturday from 10am-12pm at Vital Outdoors and the morning of the race starting at 7AM.

Registration info:

Registration fees for adults (18 and over) increase in October and again once online registration closes.  Register early to take advantage of the discounted price and to guarantee your t-shirt and desired size.   

All proceeds benefit Shelton elementary school.  



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