Durango Turkey Trot presented by Animas Surgical Hospital

Thu November 23, 2023 Durango, CO 81301 US Directions


Durango Turkey Trot -- 5 Mile Race

10:00AM MST - 11:00AM MST
Donations are welcome!

Durango Turkey Trot -- 1 Mile Kids Run

11:00AM MST - 11:15AM MST

Presenting Sponsors

Big thanks to Animas Surgical Hospital for their generous support of this event!


Fort Lewis College clocktower
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO US 81301


One of Durango’s most popular running races for over 30 years, the Turkey Trot presented by Animas Surgical Hospital features a 5 mile race and a 1 mile fun run. The Turkey Trot is a holiday tradition for the whole family. Come burn off some calories and work up an appetite before your big meal!

All of the proceeds go to great local charities.

Check-In and Packet Pickup

Student Union at Fort Lewis College, starting at 8:45am.  Please arrive no later than 9:30am.

5-mile Race Course Description

The course starts on the Fort Lewis College campus near the Student Union, proceeds around campus on Rim Drive, then up into the Hillcrest neighborhood, down past the reservoir, around the back of Hillcrest golf course, and back to the FLC campus for a finish at the clocktower.

Total distance is 4.9 miles.

One aid station with water and Powerade is provided.

There are a couple solid hill climbs, just enough to work up an appetite for your Thanksgiving dinner.

1-Mile Course

Similar to the 5-mile course, but 4 miles shorter.

Post-Race Awards Ceremony and Celebration

Join us in the amphitheater adjacent to the finish line at 11:30am for a gobble contest, recognition of age group winners, and a prize drawing.

Race Contact Info

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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://durangorunningclub.org/events/turkey-trot/.



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