6115 S Santa Fe Dr
Littleton, CO 80120
The Santa Stampede will be staged from Hudson Gardens in Littleton. Hudson Gardens is located on US Route 85 (S Santa Fe Drive), directly across from Arapahoe Community College at 6115 S Santa Fe Dr, Littleton, CO 80120. Overflow parking will be at Arapahoe Community College.
From Denver, travel south on US 85 from I-25 or US 285. Hudson Gardens is located on the west side of the road.
From Colorado Springs and Castle Rock, travel north on I-25, then west on C-470. Exit at Santa Fe Drive (US-85) and travel north. Hudson Gardens is located on the west side of the road.
Parking can be found in the southern lots of Hudson Gardens as well as the parking lots at Arapahoe Community College.
The race will run through Hudson Gardens before entering the Mary Carter Greenway Trail and then finishing with a loop around Hudson Gardens. All three races will start in front of the gift shop and run south on Vinewood and into the gardens before entering the Greenway. Runners will then run north on the Greenway Trail to their corresponding turn around points before returning back to the gardens and the finish line.
Aid stations will be located at mile 1.5 in the 5K; 1.5, 3, and 4.5 in the 10K; and 1.5, 3, 4.5, 6.5, 8.5, 10, and 11.5 in the half marathon. They will have water and Gatorade. The 6.5 mile aid station in the half marathon will have gels.
Bicycles, skateboards, roller skates, and animals, are not allowed in the race.
Dogs at not permitted on the grounds at Hudson Gardens and due to the out and back nature of the course, we are not allowing dogs on the course. Please leave your pooch at home. Failure to adhere to this policy will cause disqualification and may force Hudson Gardens to pull our permit for the event.
The finish line will close at 1:00 PM