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Rendezvous Run for Independence

Run for Independence Hero 22

Thursday, July 4, 2024
Presented by Rendezvous Colorado

Start your 4th of July celebration right and join us in beautiful Winter Park, Colorado Unfiltered, for the Rendezvous Run for Independence 5k Run/Walk.

The 5K run/walk starts at the Gondola Plaza at Winter Park Resort and competitors will wind their way down the beautiful Fraser River Trail, through green forests and open valleys, through the Town of Winter Park, and, finishing at the Rendezvous Event Center.

The Rendezvous after party will include refreshments, awards, and prize giveaways at Rendezvous Event Center.

Hop on The Lift (Hideaway Park Southbound Stop) and catch a free ride to Winter Park Resort or stop for lunch somewhere downtown.

This schedule is subject to change so keep checking back for additional information, ticket prices, and new event protocols. We hope to have more information about this event posted soon!​

 Register here! 

► Register in person at the Winter Park Information Center Tuesday (July 2) and Wednesday (July 3) and pick-up your bib.

Please note: 2024 Rendezvous Run for Independence t-shirts will be available to participants who register on or before June 20, 2024. 

2024 Race Schedule

Register in person and/or pick up your bib in advance at the Winter Park Information Center on Tuesday, July 2, 12PM-4PM or on Wednesday, July 3rd, 9AM-4PM.

Bib Pickup and day of registration* will also be available at the Gondola Plaza at Winter Park Resort on Tuesday, July 4th. Online pre-registration will close on Monday, July 1st at 5 PM. You may register in person at the Winter Park Information Center starting on Tuesday, July 2nd at 12 PM-4PM or Wednesday, July 3rd at 9AM-4PM. 
*Prices increase day of.

Remember, t-shirts are limited, register early to guarantee a t-shirt.

Race Day Schedule – (Course Map) * Course Map is subject to change. 

7:00 - 8:30 am Packet Pick up and Day of registration at the Gondola Plaza at Winter Park Resort

9:00 am Race Start 

*All dates and times are subject to change. 

Parking Information

Please note: Parking will not be available at the Gondola Plaza. Please plan to park at the Vintage Parking lot, Village parking garage, or North Bench lots. 


2023 Race Results

2023 Race Results

2022 Race Results

2022 Race Results

2021 Race Results

2021 Race Results


NOTE: There will be a Chamber approved photographer onsite photographing this event. Event photographs will be used by the Winter Park & Fraser Chamber for advertising and marketing purposes. Review the full photo policy.

2024 Presenting Sponsor

Rendezvous Colorado

Signature Event Sponsors

John Sanderson ReMax
Xcel Energy
Middle Park Health
Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa
Epic Mountain Sports
Event Lodging
One Block from Venue
Grand County Tourism
Kandu Timing