Turquoise Trail Burro Race (Cerrillos, NM)

Cerrillos, New Mexico

Cerrillos, New Mexico

Sat 4th May 2024

2 races

Organiser's Description

Race OverviewCome race in the beautiful former mining town of Cerrillos, New Mexico! Set in the historic and scenic Cerrillos hills this quaint western town is the perfect back drop for fast single track burro race or a hike in the hills with your burro. 
The race will start on Saturday, May 4 at 10:00am on the Main Street area of the town of Cerrillos and run into the Cerrillos Hills State Park.
There are two courses, one approximately 6 mile route and a 3 mile route. All racers on the 6 mile course will follow the Western Pack Burro Association race rules.
RACE DAY SPECIFIC INFO:
Course Change (3 mile)The 3 mile course will be changed from last year. It will do a wonderful loop around the north side of town. Keep an eye open for the unique architecture of the homes along the dirt road and arroyo you will run/walk/hiking near.  WeatherExpect 65-70 degrees with afternoon wind. ParkingArrive early! We will be parking along a set of railroad tracks, please give plenty of room between your trailers and the railroad. We expect a train at 9:00AM and again at Noon. Facilities:There will be outhouses available and one single awesome restaurant (black bird saloon) for about 200 people. Plan your lunch and snacks accordingly.  Schedule:Packet Pickup -  8:15am-9:30am in front of the Black Bird SaloonMandatory Race meeting -  9:15amStart time - 10:00am for both courses Award Ceremony - 12:30-1:00pm depending on finishing times.
Race Results & Timing InformationThe race will be professionally chip timed by Jackrabbit Race Management.  In addition to your race bib, you'll be given a timing chip/strap.  The strap will need to be placed on the left side, right on the halter strap on the cheek (don't worry, our timers will ensure that it's placed properly).  
More information at nmpackburros.com/cerrillos

Races

  • 3 MILE COURSE: Turquoise Trail Pack Burro Race

    Sat 4th May 2024

  • 6 MILE COURSE: Turquoise Trail Pack Burro Race

    Sat 4th May 2024

Book

  • 3 MILE COURSE: Turquoise Trail Pack Burro Race

    Sat 4th May 2024

  • 6 MILE COURSE: Turquoise Trail Pack Burro Race

    Sat 4th May 2024

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