Sloan’s Lake Park
1700 Utica St
Denver, CO 80204
This is a new location within the park and different from years past.
Saturday, July 13, 2024
Due to the narrow nature of the course at Sloan’s Lake Park, we will be running waves at the Cookie Chase 5K. You will start based on your estimated finish time.
5K (under 27:00) – 8:00 AM
5K (27:00 – 40:00) – 8:05 AM
5K (over 40:00) – 8:10 AM
- Cookie Chase 5K
- $33 starting March 1
- $36 starting June 13
- $40 race day
- All races $5 less for ages 17 and under.
- A race logo shirt
- A finishers medal
- Fresh cookies at the finish
- A party-like atmosphere on course and at the finish line expo
- Fully stocked aid stations
- Professional chip timing using a disposable bib tag
- Free photo downloads after the event
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Sloan Lake is the biggest lake in Denver, and at 177 acres. Sloan’s Lake Park is the city’s second largest park. It’s one of the best parks for catching a sunset, with stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and Denver skyline.
The race will be staged from the parking lot at W 17th Ave and Utica St. To get there, travel north on Utica St from Colfax Ave.
The parking lot at W 17th and Utica will be closed on race morning. You can park in the neighborhood to the south of the park. Please respect our Sloan’s Lake Park neighbors by obeying all parking signs and leaving no trace throughout and around the park.
Avoid The Rush!
Pre-race Packet Pickup and Registration
Friday, July 12, 2024
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
1685 S Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80222
Race Day Packet Pick-up
You can also pick up your race packet on race morning before the race.
The race will utilize a the paved bike trails around Sloan’s Lake Park.
Bicycles, skateboards, and roller skates are not allowed in the race.
The race is being moved back to the southern portion of the park. An updated course map will be provided once final. The course below is what we have submitted for approval.
There will be an awards ceremony near the finish line after the race.
Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winner in each race as well as the top three in each age group.
Age groups are as follows:
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29…… up to 80 and over
This race can be run virtually if you choose. Please choose the virtual race option when registering. Virtual packets will include a shirt, medal and bib number and will be shipped to you free of charge. Click here for more info on our virtual run option.
We all know that the weather in Colorado is day to day. The race will be run no matter what the weather!
Bicycles, skateboards, roller skates are not allowed in the race.
For more information, please follow the links at the top or bottom of the page, or check out our FAQ page.