Lory State Park host the third annual Quad Rock 50 Trail Race on May 10. The trail running race will start at 5:30 a.m. at Soldier Canyon Group Picnic Area. The runners have the option of completing one 25-mile loop from Lory State Park into Horsetooth Mountain Open Space and back to Soldier Canyon. To get the full 50-miles in, they’ll take a second lap on the course.
This trail race will be a true test of the strongest of trail runners. For registration or further information for the race please visit http://gnarrunners.com/quad-rock-50/. All spectators driving into the park will be required to purchase a park pass.
Lory State Park, located in beautiful Bellvue, offers visitors a variety of rugged terrain and the stunning vistas of the northern Colorado Front Range. The park covers almost 2,600 acres and features 26 miles of trails that lead through forest, meadows and rock-outcroppings, offering visitors great terrain for mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, bouldering, and horseback riding. Additional information on Lory State Park is available at: cpw.state.co.us/placestogo/Parks/lory