Mt Shasta, California Mountain Runners - Fourth of July Fun, Run, Walk

The Largest Small Town Walk in America!
 A Healthy Fun Family Event - Mount Shasta, California


Mount Shasta Fourth of July
Mountain Runners 5 Mile Race


Named to Runner's World Magazine
"Top 100" races, 1995, 1996, 1997




Over 700 athletes race together over a fast and flat 3,600 foot elevation course with snow-capped Mount Shasta in the background. You will see the entertainment and smell the food the first mile and hear the cheers from the thousands of walkers. Champion racing athletes from Northern California and Oregon in all categories will be there. Beautifully carved hardwood trophies are awarded to the winners three deep in each category.


The course is open until 10:00 to complete the five miles. Medals will be given to all finishers.


Male & Female divisions are:

  • 12 & under
  • 13-15
  • 16-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80-84
  • 85 & Older


We also offer two special categories:

*Athena for women over 150 lbs

*Clydesdale for men over 200 lbs


Trophies will be awarded to the overall winner in each of these special categories.

>> Register for this Event >> 5-Mile Race Map


Besides entry into the Mount Shasta 4th of July Run/Walk, all registered participants will receive a 2017 t-shirt and will automatically be entered into all prize drawings.



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Mount Shasta Fourth of July