In coordination with the Black Hills Fat Tire Festival & Rapid City Parks Department the Black Hills Trail Series presents the Fat Tire Festival Trail Runs –The Fat 5k (just a tad longer than a 5k) and 10k. The course takes place on the hills at Hanson Larsen Memorial Park, aka M Hill

Additional Information:

All runners receive a pint glass with Trail Series and Fat Tire logos.

June 18, 2017 Registration from 8:00-8:30, run STARTS at 9am.

Location: Registration, start and finish at Founders Park on Omaha Street in Rapid City.

There will be a Fat Tire Festival Friday night social at Lost Cabin from 5:00-8:00pm on June 16th.

Dustin Tucker will be the evening’s entertainment.  Also that the awards ceremony on Sunday morning will also be at the Lost Cabin. Awards are across the street at Lost Cabin at 10:30.


  1. Head north on Mt Rushmore Rd toward St Joseph St.
  2. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Omaha St.
  3. Turn right onto 12th St.
  4. Continue onto Founders Park Dr.
  5. Turn left toward Cowboy Hill Rd.
  6. Turn left onto Cowboy Hill Rd.

Course Info.

5k Course. 53% of Previous runners rate this trail as a 5 on a scale of 1-10 with 10 being the most difficult.

Course Map

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  • $15 for Members
  • $20 for Nonmember

Race Day Entry

  • $20 for Members
  • $25 for Nonmember

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