Victor Pack Burro Race



Victor Colorado, 500 Victor Avenue, VICTOR, 80860

Event Description

Pack Burros Race in Victor Colorado

This 7.3 mile race starts and finishes in the heart of the Victor Mining District on Victor Avenue and offers a short but challenging day of Pack Burro Racing with 1,100 feet of elevation gain with lots of ups and downs, uneven footing, fantastic views and passes by historic mine sites and Victor's newest addition, Rita the Troll. Bib pick up and day of race registration starts at 10:00 a.m., race begins at 12:00 p.m. All racers will receive a finishers prize and free lunch. Cash prizes will be paid out to the top finishers. Special awards will also be given to the Last Ass and Nicest Ass. The awards ceremony begins at 2:30 p.m.

Spectators - stick around for all the activities planned directly following the start of the race. A mini-donkey race will be held for the kids.

After the race start, enter the Poop Pick up Contest - team that picks up the most poop wins! There is a QR code to enter as well. We will also play "Virtual Donkey Bingo."

The Victor Elks Lodge will be cooking on the porch all afternoon and providing a free meal to all race participants and volunteers. Spectators can purchase a meal at the Elks Lodge as well.

All proceeds (after race costs) from race entry fees go to:
The Victor Elks Lodge 367 to aid in their many benevolent activities and charities and the maintenance and restoration of Victor's premier historic gathering place.

There is plenty of race day parking available. In addition, there are spaces in the Elks/Newmont parking lots for overnight parking of small trucks with trailers/campers, corralling of burros (you must provide your own corral - no human camping), and unlimited overnight camp spaces at the Goldfield Arena.

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