Historical Celebration at 10,200ft

Please join us in 2021 for the 71st Annual Leadville Boom Days Pack Burro Race. We’ve been Hauling Ass for OVER 70 Years!!

The Leadville Boom Days Committee, Community Banks of Colorado and Climax are pleased to help make this race possible again this year. We are so proud to be the 3rd leg of Pack Burro Racing’s Triple Crown this year!

  • REGISTRATION: Registration is open online. Online registration will CLOSE on Saturday, August 7 @ 12noon 
  • UPDATED INFO: Parking on Race Day: Please park in the empty lot on the SE corner of East 4th and Hazel. Volunteers will be on location starting at 7:30am to help direct traffic and get trailers parked on race day. Please, NO parking at Community Banks of Colorado.
  • START TIMES (please note our EARLIER start this year!)
    • Starts: (at East 4th & Hazel)
      • Long Course: 10:00am 
      • Short Course: 10:15am
  • Distances: Long Course: ~21 miles / Short Course: ~15 miles
  • 2021 Course map (with adjusted start and finish locations – thanks to WPBA for updating their maps!!)
  • ** COVID guidance from Lake County**: Please note that COVID concerns continue in Lake County. We encourage friends and family to spread out on the course while cheering on their favorite race teams and be mindful of distancing. The county asks that unvaccinated members of the public wear face coverings.

Any questions, please email – leadvilleburrorace@gmail.comLooking forward to another great year of racing up the East Side of Leadville!

Nathalie Eddy, Race Director