Almaden Hills Trail Run

Saturday, August 17, 2024 San Jose, CA

Almaden Hills Trail Run - San Jose CA

Immerse yourself in the natural splendor of the Almaden Quicksilver Park, nestled in the captivating hills of Almaden Valley. This event is a harmonious blend of varied terrains, offering a distinct trail running experience that’s as thrilling as it is picturesque.

The course weaves through this stunning landscape, comprising 60% dirt roads and 40% single track trails. Be prepared for an exhilarating journey, as the route undulates through hilly terrain, rewarding your efforts with breathtaking vistas of the surrounding countryside. In a nutshell, it’s a trail runner’s dream – both challenging and incredibly enjoyable.

Every step along the course is an opportunity to connect with the natural world and push your limits. The combination of dirt roads and single tracks ensures that you’ll be treated to a diverse range of scenery. And with the undulating landscape, this event offers the perfect balance of effort and reward.

As you traverse the course, you’ll be captivated by the beauty of the Almaden Quicksilver Park. The lush surroundings and the crisp, clean air will invigorate your spirit. The feeling of accomplishment as you conquer the hills and reach the finish line will stay with you as a cherished memory of this challenging yet immensely fun trail running event.

So, lace up your running shoes, gather your trail running gear, and join us for an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Almaden Valley. Whether you’re a seasoned trail runner or looking for a new and exciting challenge, this event promises to provide an experience that is not only demanding but also an incredible amount of fun.

Race Weather & Climate

Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, San Jose, California, is a tech powerhouse.

On September 2nd in San Jose, CA, you can expect the late days of summer with average high temperatures of 82-86°F and average low temperatures of 57-61°F. The weather is warm and inviting, marking the late summer season. Rainfall during this time is typically minimal, creating a dry and enjoyable late summer ambiance in the city.

Almaden Hills Trail Run Race Results

Almaden Hills Trail Run Course Map

See the race route map for the Almaden Hills Trail Run course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 8:00 AM.

The time limit for the half marathon is 4.5 hours.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 Almaden Hills Trail Run, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $80.00 and up fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $100.00 and up fee for the trail marathon.
  • There is a $50.00 and up fee for the 5K.
  • There is a $60.00 and up fee for the 10K.
  • There is a $70.00 and up fee for the 8 mile.
  • There is a $90.00 and up fee for the 30K.
  • There is a $110.00 and up fee for the 50K.

Almaden Hills Trail Run Race Website

Almaden Hills Trail Run Website

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