The Barr Trail Mountain Race is a competitive mountain trail running event held annually in July. The 12.6-mile course begins in Manitou Springs, Colorado, and ascends Pikes Peak’s iconic Barr Trail to Barr Camp before turning, descending and finishing back in town. Join us July 19th, 2015 for the 14th annual Barr Trail Mountain Race!


2014 BTMR Champion, Joe Gray, was a member of the Gold Medal-winning Pan American Cross Country Championships in Colombia and placed 7th overall this past weekend. BTMR attracts some of the best runners in the world! Congrats, Joe! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago  ·  

As we prepare for the 2015 BTMR, we would like to thank our long-time title sponsor, Pikes Peak National Bank. While they are focusing their sponsor money elsewhere this year, they allowed us to put on a great community race. We still have such great support from other supporters such as Manitou Brewing Company, Select Physical Therapy, The Roman Villa, Front Range BBQ, Run With a Mission among others to come. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago  ·  

Date Announced!

No, not that kind of date.

The 2015 BTMR will be held on Sunday, July 19th at 7am. More information to follow.
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3 months ago  ·  

2013 BTMR champion, Alex Nichols, and 2014 BTMR volunteer, Zach Miller, placed 3rd and 5th at the classic Les Templiers 72k in France to capture the team win for USA! Congrats fellas! ... See MoreSee Less

4 months ago  ·  

El Paso County Search and Rescue has been a supporter and beneficiary of the Barr Trail Mountain Race since its inception in 2000. They, too, are a non-profit organization and benefit greatly from the proceeds of the BTMR. We were happy to donate $2,545 to them this year. Thanks to Teresa Burgess and the rest of the EPCSAR crew for keeping everyone safe and cleaning their wounds!
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7 months ago  ·