CLIMB HOT SPRINGS - a unique, walker friendly outdoor stair-climb race, in the
beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota.
RACE DAY IS ALMOST HERE!
We can’t wait to see you in beautiful Hot Springs!
Here is your race day schedule.
Visitors, please know that the low is predicted to be 37 degrees; it is chilly in the hills at night, so pack appropriately!
FRIDAY September 23rd
Centennial Park on North River Street*
5:00 to 8:00 p.m.... REGISTRATION AND PACKET PICKUP
SATURDAY, September 24
Centennial Park, corner of North River Street & Jennings*
7:00 to 8:45 a.m. .. PACKET PICKUP and REGISTRATION
9:00 a.m. ............... START
11:00 a.m. .............. LUNCH IN THE PARK; FREE for registered climbers;
veggie option available!
11:30 a.m. .............. AWARDS CEREMONY
1:00 p.m................. COURSE CLOSES
Evans Plunge, 1145 North River Street
1:30 p.m................. Registration opens for King of the Rings and Cannonball Contest,
FREE with your Climb Hot Springs bib
2:00 p.m. ............... Contest begins (No charge for spectators)
Limited parking available at Centennial Park. *
Centennial Park is located in the heart of Hot Springs, on North River Street, next to the American Legion, 1045 Jennings Avenue.
Entries accepted after September 5th with no guarantee of race t-shirt or finishers medal!
Test your stair climbing spirit in this inaugural stair-climbing event. The full course will cover 7 miles and 657 challenging steps, up five stairways. Experience breathtaking views of Historic Hot Springs as you run, walk or stroll through the heart of town, past Victorian homes and unique sandstone buildings, up the historic Battle Mountain Grand Staircase and along the Freedom Trail.
Race for a trophy or simply enjoy the climb. Later, soothe your feet in the warm waters of Fall River or experience legendary Evan’s Plunge, where you can swim in the healing waters that made Hot Springs a nineteenth century resort destination.
CLIMB HOT SPRINGS, Race Info
KIDS: Kids 14 years and under may compete in either event at the special $20 rate.
7 MILE COURSE: The 7 mile race is competitive with adult male and female age categories as well as male and female finishers first across the finish line.
3 MILE COURSE: The 3 mile fun run is non-competitive with this exception, first male and female across the finish line will receive an award.
FINISHERS AWARDS: Course opens at 9:00am. and closes at 1:00pm. Finish by course close to receive a Finisher’s Award. Race starts and ends at Centennial Park.
REGISTRATION FEES: Early bird entry closes on August 1st. Full price entry with t-shirt closes September 1st. Entries accepted after September 1st with no guarantee of race t-shirt.
REFUNDS: No refunds after August 1st. Contact email@example.com to cancel with refund beforeAugust 1st.