Trail Running Calendar New Mexico 2024-2025

We have found 22 Trailruns in New Mexico. Check below where and when you can find the races.

The Enchanted Forest Trail Races offer three challenging options: The Face Challenge (7.6 miles), Heavy Half Marathon (14.7 miles), and Trail Marathon (26.5 miles) in Red River, New Mexico. Participants will traverse rugged trails in the Carson National Forest and the Enchanted Forest cross country ..

August 2024

The Philmont Trail Race will take place in Cimarron on Saturday 3 August 2024.

The Up & Over Trail Run Weekend at Taos Ski Valley in New Mexico offers three challenging events: the Up & Over 10K Trail Run, VerticAL's VertK, and the Double Trouble two-day challenge. The Up & Over 10K is a notoriously tough course with a 2,612' climb from 9,321' to 11,819', providing stunning vi..

The Cloudcroft Ultra offers three trail races - 53k, 9.5 miles, and 4.75 miles - in the scenic Sacramento Mountains in Cloudcroft, New Mexico. The races are out and back on the Rim Trail, passing through shaded forests with stunning views of the Tularosa Basin. Participants will receive a technical ..

The Ruidoso Grindstone Trail Runs will take place on August 24, 2024, at Wingfield Park in Downtown Ruidoso, NM. The event includes a half marathon, 8.5 miler, and 4 miler races, starting at 7:00 am. Celebrating its 10th running, the event offers custom commemorative SWAG, a post-race party, and don..

Participants of the 10k Classic Trail Run will start at the Embudo Trailhead Parking Lot in Albuquerque, NM, at 7:00 AM. The trail offers a scenic route with technical up and down hills, switchbacks, and challenges like avoiding cactus and sheet rock. The course includes sections on 365 Trail, Hills..

September 2024

The Tamaya Cross Country Run/Walk will take place in Santa Ana Pueblo on Saturday 14 September 2024. You can run between 5 and 10 kilometers.

The Oak Flats Picnic Trails will take place in Tijeras on Saturday 14 September 2024. You can run between 5 and 30 kilometers.

The Bull of the Woods Trail Races in Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico, offers a challenging trail running experience with half marathon and marathon distances. The course takes runners through alpine forests, meadows, and overlooks, reaching peaks over 12,000 feet. Participants can expect tight single tr..

The Mt. Taylor 50k trail run takes place in the Cibola Forest near Grants, NM. The event offers a challenging yet scenic course with views of volcanic plugs, forested trails, high mountain meadows, and a 360-degree view from the summit of Mt. Taylor. Runners can experience the Navajo tradition of gr..

October 2024

The Magdalena Massacre trail run takes place in the Magdalena Mountains in Magdalena, NM, offering both a marathon and a 35K race. The event starts and finishes at the Water Canyon Picnic Area, with a challenging course that includes steep climbs, rocky jeep-tracks, and technical descents. Participa..

The 20th Annual NM Sandia Mountain Shadows Trail Run is set for Sunday, October 6, 2024. Participants can choose between a 10K or 5K run, both offering stunning views of the Rio Grande Valley, Albuquerque, and the Sandia Mountains. Finisher medals are awarded to all participants, and age group and o..

The Cactus to Cloud Sky Race is New Mexico's original sky race, offering a scenic, high-altitude point-to-point ultra trail race. The event includes a Sky Race 50K starting at Oliver Lee State Park and finishing at The Lodge Hotel in Cloudcroft, with a 50K cut off at 6:59:59 pm. There is also a Clou..

The Gila 100 trail run is set to take place on Saturday, October 12, 2024, at 33 Fort Bayard Rd, Silver City, NM. Participants can choose from a 100 Miler, 50 Miler, or Half Marathon distance. This event marks the first race in the Gila National Forest in many years, celebrating the 100 year anniver..

The Big Tesuque Trail Run is a 12-mile trail run starting at Aspen Vista on Hyde Park Road in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The route climbs six miles and 2000 feet to the summit of Tesuque Peak in the Santa Fe National Forest, with a return to Aspen Vista for a total of 12 miles. This event, in its 38th ye..

The Truth or Consequences Ultra trail run takes place on Saturday, October 26, 2024, at Rotary Park in Truth or Consequences, NM. Participants can choose from a 50K, Half Marathon, or 10K distance. The town is located between Albuquerque and El Paso, offering a unique desert landscape with natural h..

November 2024

The Deadman Peaks Trail Run is a challenging and scenic high desert race located near Cuba, NM. The course follows the Continental Divide Trail through the Rio Puerco Valley, featuring a mix of single track, jeep trails, sand, rocks, and slick rock. Runners will experience rolling terrain with uniqu..

The Tortugas Mountain 24 Hour Challenge is set to take place on Friday, November 8, 2024, starting at 6:00 PM in Las Cruces, NM. This premier 24-hour trail race in New Mexico is a free "Fatass" race, with donations accepted as a fundraiser for the Southern New Mexico Trail Alliance. The course cover..

The 2024 Foothills 10 Mile Trail Run is set for November 10, 2024, offering a challenging yet unforgettable experience through the Sandia Mountains and Albuquerque's stunning landscapes. Starting at 6,500 feet, participants will navigate through the Elena Gallegos Open Space and Cibola National Fore..

The Bosque Bigfoot Trail Runs will take place on Saturday, November 30, 2024, at the Pueblo Montaño Picnic Area & Trailhead in Albuquerque, NM. Participants can choose from a 50k, 25k, or 8-mile run. The 8-mile loop course is not technical, with some roots and sand, and includes both single track an..