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Spanning peak to shore, we have a little something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing weekend on the West Shore or you’re up for more of an adventure, jump in to enjoy a weekend of celebrating running and the great outdoors.

Special thanks to Altra Footwear for providing podium prizing for our races!

Vendor Village @ the Base

Friday, September 13th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm and Saturday, September 14th through Sunday, September 15th, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Between 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Friday, September 13 and through September 14th – September 15th from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, our base area will be converted into a base camp for numerous outdoors vendors, running outfitters, and local apparel brands. This will double as the starting location for all race events taking place this weekend, including the starting and finishing location of the Tahoe 200. Guests are also permitted (and encouraged) to explore the trail system our resort has to offer and try new gear offered in the village. Select races will allow day-of sign-ups.

Just hanging out or passing by? Don’t forget to grab food or drinks from the Tahoe Fusion or Mountain BBQ. We’ll also have a fully serviced bar available through the weekend.

Entry Cost: Free to public

Parking: With limited parking available on-site, we encourage those nearby visiting from nearby to ride-share, bike, run, or walk to the event. Paid parking is available through the week on an overnight, and weekly basis.

Overnight, 10:00 pm – 6:00 pm

  • $25/ vehicle
  • Camping allowed on paved areas near Madden Chair

Long Term, 7 days or more

  •  $100/ Vehicle
  • Camping allowed on paved areas near Madden Chair
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FREE live concerts
events at homewood mountain resort

Join us for FREE live music by some of our favorite local performers! The show can be enjoyed from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm both Saturday, September 14th & Sunday, September 15th.

SaturdayThe Golden Cadillacs

SundayJelly Bread

Vertical "Face-Off" 4K
Photography Credit: Scott Rokis

Friday, September 13th at 10:00 am

This quad-burner may be short, but it’s oh-so steep! Participants will compete for a podium spot by racing straight up “The Face” to the top of the Madden Chair and gaining 1,060′ vertical before heading back down. If it’s any consolation, the lake views are worth it. Day of registration will be available.

Entry Cost: $20

Cutoff time: 2 hrs

Elevation gain/loss: 1,060′ / 1,060′

Distance: 4.28km / 2.5 miles

Terrain: This race takes place 100% on Homewood’s in-bounds 4×4 dirt trails.

Prizing:

  • 1st Place – $200 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 2nd Place – 2 Homewood Mountain Resort Lift Tickets
  • 3rd Place – 1 Homewood Mountain Resort Lift Ticket

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15K Mountain Run
Photography Credit: Scott Rokis

Saturday, September 14th at 8:00 am

AKA “Tour de Homewood” offers intermediate to advanced level runners a route that literally stretches peak to shore. Starting at Homewood’s base area under the arch, runners set off across traversing trails stretching to the resort’s summit. For those interested in the views, this route won’t disappoint.

Cost: $30

Cutoff time: 4 hrs

Our generous cutoff time allows hikers and fast-paced walkers to join in. You would have to average 24-minute miles to finish this course within the cutoff time.

Aid Stations: 4 on course

Terrain: Mostly dirt double track trails

Vertical gain/loss: 1,924′ / 1,924′ (out-and-back)

Prizes:

  • 1st Place – $300 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 2nd Place – $100 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 3rd Place – $50 Altra Running Gift Card

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10K Mountain Run
Photography Credit: Scott Rokis

Saturday, September 14th at 9:00 am

Our 10k takes place on the ski resort’s trail system and offers runners an intermediate level route with epic lake views and forested trails! Starting at Homewood’s base area under the arch, this race spans the southern ski trails before traversing up and over to the top of the Madden Chair.

Cost: $25

Cutoff time: 3 hrs

Our generous cutoff time allows hikers and fast-paced walkers to join in. You would have to average 29-minute miles to finish this course within the cutoff time.

Aid Stations: 3 on course

Terrain: Mostly dirt double track trails

Elevation gain/loss: 1,352′ / 1,352′ (out-and-back)

Prizes:

  • 1st Place – $100 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 2nd Place – $50 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 3rd Place – $50 Altra Running Gift Card

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5K Family Fun Run

Saturday, September 14th at 12:00 PM

Starting at Homewood’s base area under the arch, this race spans 2.5km south across the base area of Homewood Mountain Resort and toward the resort’s southernmost tip before turning back for the finish line. This is a “family fun” run and is our most beginner-friendly race route.

Cost: $15

Cutoff time: 1 hr

Our generous cutoff time allows hikers and fast-paced walkers to join in. You would have to average 19-minute miles to finish this course within the cutoff time.

Aid Stations: 1 on course

Terrain: Both dirt double-track trails and single-track terrain

Vertical gain/loss: 414′ / 414′

Prizes:

  • 1st Place – $100 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 2nd Place – $50 Altra Running Gift Card
  • 3rd Place – 1 Homewood Lift Ticket

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Beer Belly 2K

Saturday, September 14th & 1:00 pm.

Just for fun, we’re holding a 2K “Beer Belly” race in true Homewood fashion. Available to all ages (root beer is served to those under 21) this race stretched between our North & South base areas all while providing beer samples along the way. Full belly of beer is included in registration.

Cost: $25

Cutoff time: 1 hrs

Elevation gain/loss: 161′ / 161′

Distance: 2k / 1.24 mile

Terrain: This race takes place 100% on Homewood’s in-bounds 4×4 dirt trails.

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Tahoe 25K

Sunday, September 15th at 8:00 am

Hosted by Destination Trail, The Tahoe 25k is a fun and challenging race that spans between the base of Homewood all the way to Ellis Peak and Barker pass while gaining 3,879′. Enjoy unbeatable views on this route of the Crystal Basin, Loon Lake, Desolation Wilderness, and of course- Big Blue. There are four aid stations across this course.

Cost: $89

Cutoff time: 6 hrs

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Tahoe 200 - Watch Party
Photography Credit: Scott Rokis

Friday, September 13th at 9:00 am

Although the Tahoe 200 is sold out, you can still enjoy this event by cheering on your favorite ultra runners from around the globe. Racers will begin their 205.5 mile journey at 9:00 am on Friday, September 13th right from our base area near North Lodge. During the event, we’ll be showcasing a live feed of the racers in the Vendor Village. We’re expecting to see these racers complete their loop back into Homewood the following Sunday & Monday.

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Registration Packs

Aside from earning bragging rights, registrants for any of our above races will bring home a swag bag with the following:

Day of registration, bib pickup, and swag bags can be picked up within an hour of your race at the base of Homewood Mountain Resort. Have a question about the race? Reach out to our team here: hmrmarketing@skihomewood.com