Las Vegas Turkey Trot

  Start time: 7:30 AM
  Boulder City, NV
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Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam Las Vegas Turkey Trot
Half Marathon, 12K, 5K & 1 Mile

Historic Railroad Trailhead, Boulder City, NV
Thanksgiving Day - November 23, 2017

Start Thanksgiving Day off on the right foot at the renowned Las Vegas Turkey Trot. Before the big games and big family dinner, get a little exercise with a thousand other runners and earn the feast to come. It’s an event the whole family will enjoy! Many have made this event a Thanksgiving tradition.

There are several events to choose from, including a Half Marathon, 12K, 5K and 1 mile walk, along with a Relay division for the Half Marathon. Elite runners, joggers, and walkers will enjoy views of Lake Mead along the Historic Railroad Trail, through the Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam.

Event Schedule
6:00am - 7:45am: Race Day Packet Pick Up
7:30am: Start of the Half Marathon
7:45am: Start of the 12K
7:55am: Start of the 5K
8:00am: Start of 1 Mile
8:00am - 10:30am: Post Race Snacks Available
8:30am: 5K Awards
9:00am: 12K Awards
9:30am: Half Marathon Awards
10:30am: Course Closes

Parking is FREE for all athletes when you follow these parking instructions: Parking will be adjacent from the Hoover Dam Lodge on 18000 U.S. 93, Boulder City, NV 89005. Parking attendants will direct you to park in the Hoover Dam Lodge overflow lot. Leave your valuables at home or safely hidden and locked in your vehicles.

Crosswalk marshals will be overseeing the pedestrian crosswalk across the highway.
We strongly recommend taking the official race route that begins at the three water towers, west of the Hoover Dam Lodge. This route will take you 0.3 miles to the start line of the race venue. This will be a scenic walk.

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