Please join us in 2017 for another great Leadville Boom Days International Pack Burro Race on Sunday, August 6, 2017.

The Leadville Boom Days Committee, Leadville Elks Club, Rutkey Distributing, People’s Bank, Climax Molybdenum and the Race Director, Nathalie Eddy are pleased to be able to help make this race possible again this year. This will be the 69th running of the International Leadville Pack Burro Race so please plan on joining us. We are also proud to be the 2nd leg of Pack Burro Racing’s Triple Crown!


If you are new to the sport and need help with anything, including burros, please email with questions Email Nathalie( Looking forward to seeing you in August!

Nathalie Eddy, Race Director

2017 Results

The official time is 3:55:38.1

Bella Gonzales from Las Vegas, New Mexico guess was 3:55:39.9

2016 Results

The actual time was 3 hours, 51 minutes, 22.7 seconds.

Don Colburn guessed 3 hours, 51 minutes, 22.4 seconds.

2015 Results

The official time of the winning burro was 3 hrs 45 min 39 sec and 5 tenths.

The closest guess was 3:45:39:2 and was won by Marcia Martinek.