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11th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 25, 2021
8:00 am11:00 am
Church of Transfiguration 27640 Hwy, 74, Evergreen, CO 80439

Thursday, November 25, 2021
8:00 am11:00 am
Church of Transfiguration 27640 Hwy, 74, Evergreen, CO 80439

This year marks EChO's 11th Annual Turkey Trot! Enjoy Thanksgiving morning with a family friendly three mile trot around Evergreen Lake. The Turkey Trot begins and ends on the grounds of the Church of the Transfiguration at 27640 Hwy. 74, Evergreen, CO 80439.

Online registration -

Packet Pick Up - 11/23 10am-4pm, 11/24 10am-2pm and Day of if needed. Pick up here, 27888 Meadow Drive Evergreen CO 80439
Please note if you registered by November 1, 2021 you will have a T-Shirt. If you registered after 11/1/21, you will not receive a t-shirt. Thank you for your understanding. Ticket sales go to our food pantry, thank you.

No Matter the Weather, We Trot Together – so please dress appropriately.
It will be chilly in the morning, especially in the shady Church parking lot.

There are no bibs or timing chips.
There are no Aid Stations, but there will be a hot cocoa and water station at Evergreen Lake.

Pets are welcome on leashes.
Strollers are discouraged because of the dam stairs.

Packet Pick-up and Same Day Registration – NEW EChO Offices & Food Pantry LOCATION
EChO - 27888 Meadow Drive
The deadline to receive t-shirts was Nov. 1st, if you registered after that there are no more t-shirts available.

Free Parking –
Parking lot in front of EChO, Above/behind EAPL, Campfire, Mountain Home building,
Rising Graphics, Magpie and Stems,
Lariat Lodge/Center Stage (walk down the stairs and through the tunnel).

The Church Parking lot will be closed for the race.
There will be 4 port-a-potties in the church parking lot.

Race Starts promptly at 9am!

Costumes WELCOME!

The 3 mile route will begin and end in the parking lot of the Church of the Transfiguration. From there, trotters will race west on Independence Drive, through downtown on the sidewalk, under Hwy 73 and up the bridge on the north side of Lake Evergreen. Race around the lake and down the south staircase returning through downtown and back to the church parking lot. If it snows on Wednesday, be careful of ice on the south side of the lake just before the stairs. If you have “YakTrax”, bring them or shoes with good traction.
Holiday pies will be given to the winners of age brackets for male and female for:
o 1-10, 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60 and 60 plus
o A pie will be given to the Best Costume!
o A pie will be given to the owner of the first dog to finish with their owner.

We also encourage participants to bring canned goods for the EChO Food Bank.

Thanks so much from the Turkey Trot Committee

All proceeds benefit EChO's Food Bank, programs and services to help our mountain area neighbors in need.

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