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Join First Descents on July 30th – 31st for this year’s Cascade Lakes Relay! We’re currently looking for runners to fill our 12 person team and raise funds and awareness for FD. Each runner will be responsible for running three legs of the relay totaling around ~18 miles as well as fundraising for First Descents!
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The Out Living It Festival is First Descents’ very own multi-day, multi-sport mountain festival designed to celebrate the healing power of adventure and community! After a global pandemic and two Festival postponements, we're excited to finally celebrate over two decades…Learn More
TransRockies Run is a trail running stage race also known as “Summer Camp for Big Kids”! A six-day stage race traversing the continental divide between Buena Vista and Beaver Creek, the route covers 120 miles through the spectacular Colorado Rockies…Learn More
Join First Descents next June for Ragnar Trail Relay in Snowmass, Colorado! What is Ragnar? Teams of 8 individuals will get Out Living it on three separate mountain trails, or "loops" that start and finish at Ragnar Village. Over a…Learn More
Does running 100 miles with over 14,000ft of elevation gain through the heart of the Rocky Mountains sound like fun to you? If so you might just be crazy...but what better way to put that 'crazy' to good use than…Learn More