The annual 14+ mile foot race from Basalt to the Mountain Fair starts at the Emma Schoolhouse and finishes in the Open Space at Sopris Park. The longer race starts at the Emma Schoolhouse with registration starting at 6:30 a.m.
14 miles a bit much for you? A shorter, easier 4-mile downhill from the top of Prince Creek Road. The 4-mile race registration will take place in Sopris Park at 7 a.m. A bus will transport racers to the top for the 4-mile at 7:15 a.m. A shuttle will also be available at 11 a.m. to take racers back to their vehicles. The race finishes at the Open Space.
More information: 970.704.0909 (Independence Run & Hike in Carbondale)