Who says you can't stay fit on vacation? Lace up those running (or walking) shoes and hit these scenic trails almost any day of the week. Make some new health concious friends and take in the views along the route.
UVC Running Club
Every Monday night starting at 6pm
University Village Colorado shopping center – 5230 N. Nevada Ave.
Check in at The Colorado Running Company at 5262 N. Nevada Ave., Ste. 140
Jump onto the Pikes Peak Greenway trail. Head south for up to 3 miles out and back (6 mile round trip) or go north for up to 4 miles round trip or a 4.25 mile loop.
Jack Quinn's Running Club
Every Tuesday Night; Start anytime but sign in during official hours of 5:15-7pm
21 S. Tejon St.
With an average of over 1,200 runners each week, you'll never run alone. Running in the club is free, and there's no commitment required. Participate ten times, and you qualify for a shirt. You don’t have to be a hard-core runner - anyone can come out and run 5K, or walk even shorter than that. The run is dog, and family-friendly. Afterwards, reward yourself with $1tacos and discounted food, as well as $2.50 Happy Hour Odell's Brewing pints.
Nacho Ordinary Run Club
Briargate: Tuesdays at 6pm; 9420 Briar Village Pt.
Rockrimmon: Wednesdays at 6pm; 802 Village Center Dr.
Looking for a great way to meet new people in the neighborhood who like to run and socialize? The Salsa Brava 5k run clubs put the fiesta and fun in running. Earn prizes and enjoy food & drink specials.
Muldooniacs Run Club
Every Wednesday between 6-6:30pm though you are welcome to check in at the door earlier.
5710 S. Carefree Cir.
Whether you are an avid runner or haven’t run since you were in school, whether you are looking to gain speed or lose weight, or maybe you just want a healthy excuse to wash down some nachos with a delicious margarita, Jose Muldoon’s has what you are looking for. We are a team mentality Club and look forward to encouraging every to meet their goals. Every runneer 21+ will receive an adult beverage absolutely free after the run, and the kids get a free non-alcoholic beverage. After 12 runs, you earn a free t-shirt with benefits, “Mile Marker” awards will be given when registered runners hit certain “mile” stones.
Nacho Ordinary Run Club
Rockrimmon: Wednesdays at 6pm; 802 Village Center Dr.Looking for a great way to meet new people in the neighborhood who like to run and socialize? The Salsa Brava 5k run clubs put the fiesta and fun in running. Earn prizes and enjoy food & drink specials.
Gallop in the Garden
Every Thursday between 4-6pm
1805 N. 30th St.
It doesn’t get any better than this. The Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center is the starting point for this fun run in the Great Colorado Outdoors. Enjoy the #1 Park in the nation by running on one of the five routes through Garden of the Gods Park and Rock Ledge Ranch.
Stop by community partner Fossil Craft Beer Company on the way home to enjoy one of their fine local brews or ginger ale. Run five routes and get a token for a FREE beer or ginger ale.
Legacy Loop Thirsty Thursday Cruise
Every Thursday 6pm
318 E. Colorado Ave.
This lead ride, that goes approximately nine miles on the Legacy Loop, starts and ends at Triple S Brewing. The ride stops twice to have everyone catch up and talk a bit about the Legacy Loop history and upcoming improvements. The terrain is a mix of gravel and pavement and mostly flat. Approximate time 1 hour to complete.