Trail Running Calendar Iowa 2024-2025

We have found 26 Trailruns in Iowa. Check below where and when you can find the races.

The Lake Macbride Trail Races offer a moderately challenging one or two looped course around Lake Macbride State Park in Iowa. The event includes a 50K and 25K race, with varied terrain including crushed limestone trails, single track, prairie, and hills. Runners will experience a different course f..

The Whiterock Ultra trail run will take place on Saturday, July 27 at the Whiterock Conservancy in Coon Rapids, Iowa. The event offers both a 50K and a 50-mile race, showcasing the beauty of the 5,500-acre nonprofit land trust with 35 miles of scenic trails. Runners will experience challenging cours..

August 2024

The Iowa Trail Run Series: Waubonsie will take place in Hamburg on Saturday 3 August 2024. You can run between 5 and 10 kilometers.

The Moorehead Park Trail Marathon will take place in Ida Grove on Saturday 3 August 2024.

The Trail of the Dragon is a challenging trail run taking place at Moorehead Park in Ida Grove, IA. The course consists of 10-mile loops on single track dirt and mowed meadow, offering beautiful scenery and historic landmarks. Participants can choose between a 50k or 50-mile option, with finisher me..

The Soldier Cutoff Hillduro 10k Trail Run will take place in Pisgah from Friday 9 August 2024 to Saturday 10 August 2024. You can run between 10 and 10 kilometers.

Come join the Mines of Spain Trail Races for 4mi, 7mi, and half marathon distances on some of eastern Iowa's best and most challenging trails. The routes through Mines of Spain offer beautiful views of the Mississippi River, tall grass prairies, and dense hardwood forests. The terrain includes a mix..

The ScoCo50 trail run, presented by Sun Trail Running, offers 50k and 10-mile races at Scott County Park in Iowa on August 24th. The course is beginner-friendly with a mix of dirt, grass, wooded, and prairie trails, featuring gentle hills and shaded sections. The event includes custom swag, stocked ..

The 2024 Booneville Backroads Ultra offers a challenging course through the Bridges of Madison County and rural Iowa countryside, featuring thousands of feet of elevation gain, endless hills, and tough level B roads. This event caters to all levels of runners, from the #tuffest10k to the 100 milers,..

September 2024

The Pleasant Creek Trail Run, organized by the Eastern Iowa Trail Alliance, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary in 2024. The event offers three race distances: 15K, 30K, and 45K, starting at different times on Saturday, September 14th, 2024. Participants can enjoy a post-race cookout and beverage..

The Iowa Trail Run Series: Yellow River State Forest will take place in Harpers Ferry on Sunday 15 September 2024. You can run between 5 and 13 miles.

The Iowa Trail Run Series: Jester Park will take place in Granger on Sunday 22 September 2024. You can run between 5 and 10 kilometers.

The Fairfield Harvest Rush will take place in Fairfield from Friday 27 September 2024 to Saturday 28 September 2024.

The Doggone Tired Ultra trail run will take place at Rodgers Park in Vinton, IA, offering a 50K and 10-mile option. The route includes wood chip trails, a gravel road, grassy areas, and wooded sections. Pacers are allowed on the third lap, and there are multiple bathroom and shower facilities along ..

The Loop de Loop - Decorah, IA will take place in Decorah on Saturday 28 September 2024. You can run between 5 and 20 kilometers.

October 2024

The Swiss Valley Trail Races in Peosta, IA offer three distance options: 5.2 miles, 25k, and 50k, showcasing the beautiful Dubuque County landscape with creek crossings, steep inclines, and rugged terrain. The race will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2024, with staggered start times for each dis..

The Iowa Trail Run Series: Annett Nature Center will take place in Indianola on Sunday 6 October 2024. You can run between 5 and 10 kilometers.

Meyerhoff's Mayhem is an endurance event in Cedar Falls, IA, consisting of running 4 miles every 4 hours for 48 hours, with an optional 2-mile add-on at the end. Participants will receive race sweatshirts, volunteers will get t-shirts, and finishers will receive medals. The event starts on Friday, O..

The Mines of Spain 100 is a challenging Midwest trail race offering both a 100-mile and 100-kilometer option. Set in the beautiful bluffs, prairies, and forests of eastern Iowa, the course features stunning views of the Mississippi River and diverse terrain ranging from steep and technical to flat d..

Participants can join the Shell Rocktoberfest 25k trail run, a 6 lap race covering a total of 25k through scenic trails. The event takes place at 105 Riverview Circle in Shell Rock, IA. Registration is free, and the race starts at 8:00 AM CDT. Runners can sign up until October 18, 2024, at 11:59 PM ..