Kenna Cartwright Park has a beautiful view of the Thompson River valley and the City of Kamloops!
5km/ 10km/ 21km
This run is located on the beautiful trails in Kenna Cartwright Park with some nice rolling hills as you make your way around the park. You will be surrounded by great scenery with the Thompson River and Kamloops Lake in the background. The trails are lined with sage brush and some trees for shade along the way! Birds, deer and coyotes are a common site in this park. Kenna Cartwright Park has over 25km of trail with some sweet views and amazing sunsets!
New for 2023 please welcome HOKA as the presenting sponsor of the Dirty Feet Trail Series! Make sure to visit the HOKA tent and test out some demo shoes!
Do you like ice cream? Enjoy some ice cream after your run! Frozen Paddle's ice cream truck will be on location!
Get your shoes ready and sign up for your favourite distance. Make sure to stick around for the awesome draw prizes from our great sponsors!!
Distances - Park overview
This trail run is located on the beautiful trails in Kenna Cartwright Park in Kamloops BC. 3 distances are open for registration 5km, 10km or 21km. This run is great for all levels of runners and abilities!
Kenna Cartwright Park is a huge city park and offers an extensive network of trails great for trail running, hiking and mountain biking. The trails in Kenna Cartwright Park are a mix of roots, rocks and dirt. The run will be on double track trails to allow for passing and spreading out of the group however there will be a good portion of single track as well.
Here are the links to the 2022 course maps. Stay tuned for any updates for 2023!
5km Course - Click here for a link to the 5km course map and elevation!
10km Course - Click here for a link to the 10km course map.
21km Course - Click here for a link to the 21km course map .
Shirts, hoodies and hats will be available to purchase at the event. Cash and credit card are accepted. Check out the new gear at the race!
Race Package Pick-up
Race Packages will be available to pick up on Saturday Sept 23rd from 11-1pm at Runners Sole at Unit #74 1395 Hillside Dr in Kamloops . For out of towners that cannot make these times you can pick them up at the race on race day at the race from 8am-9:30am.
Racer Check In
Check in will be September 24th from 8am to 9:30am at the Start/Finish area.
Race Start Times
21 km at 9:30am
10 km at 10:00am
5 km at 10:15am
Entry Fees *
21 km race Early entry fee is $65 includes GST. Price increases on Jan 1st to $70 and Sept 17th to $75 for late registration.
10 km race entry is $50 includes GST. Price increases on Jan 1st to $55 and Sept 17th to $60 for late registration.
5 km race early entry fee is $40 includes GST. Price increases on Jan 1st to $45 and Sept 17th to $50 for late registration.
*Entry Fees will increase by $5 – on Jan 1st and Sept 17th.
*Entry fees do not include on-line processing fee.
If you would like to volunteer please email INFO@DIRTYFEET.CA regarding volunteering for this event.
On-line Registration Deadline
September 23rd, 2023. (No Race Day Registration) Registration is open! Click here to register!
Sorry No Refunds. –Your registration maybe transferred to another 2023 event but this must be requested 2 weeks prior to the event.
Aid Stations - will be updated closer to the event
5 km race will not have any aid stations on course
10 km race will have 1 aid station around 4km into the race.
21 km race will have 1 aid station at around 10km and then at the Finish Line. Aid stations will be stocked with Water, electrolyte drink, Gummies, jelly beans, coffee and chips! 21km runners make sure to bring water with you on course for your safety. For the 21km make sure to stock up you may need it for the ridge trail.
Click here for a map to the race location!
The location is Kenna Cartwright Park Tower entrance. Make sure you follow the map or use Tower entrance to find the right entrance to Kenna Cartwright Park.
Historically it can be nice at the end of September in Kamloops but be prepared for all weather conditions. This year it has been warm so you may still need to bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen but you never know it could rain so bring clothing for all types of weather.
Where to Stay
Book your stay at Accent Inns!