The Barr Trail Mountain Race is one of the Front Range’s historic summer mountain running events. The 12.6-mile course begins at the Cog Railway Station (6,570 ft) in Manitou Springs, Colorado, ascends Pikes Peak’s iconic Barr Trail to Barr Camp (10,200 ft) before turning, descending and finishing at the Barr Trailhead. Join us July 17th, 2016 for the 16th annual BTMR on “America’s Mountain”!


Watch the impressive descent of Joe Gray coming down Barr Trail during the 2016 Barr Trail Mountain Race at near course record speeds. This is what it sounds like when doves cry! Nice work Joe! Thanks for capturing the moment and Mark Tatum.

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What's it like to run down a mountain as fast as you can during a race? We followed leader and eventual winner Joe Gray at the Barr Trail Mountain Race for a crazy minute as he made his way past runners still on their way up to Barr Camp. So fast!

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Our 'This Week in Running' column is packed full of results from around the world, including the Vermont 100 Mile Endurance Run, Andorra Ultra Trail, Eiger Ultra Trail, the Barr Trail Mountain Race, the Tahoe Rim Trail Endurance Runs, and more. We also preview this coming weekend's Skyrunning World Championships at the BUFF Epic Trail. Read up! Photo: Vermont 100 Mile of Brian Rusiecki on his way to the men's win

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Want know what bombing down the Barr Trail during the Barr Trail Mountain Race looks like? Here is David Roche one his way to a 2nd place finish at #BTMR2016. Thanks to Mark Tatum of for impressive footage!
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We had a lot of fun cheering all the racers yesterday at the Barr Trail Mountain Race. Here is David Roche, who finished 2nd overall, as he ran through the No Name Creek aid station on his way back down the mountain!

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