Truckee Firecracker Mile - July 4th, 2024

Truckee Firecracker Mile July 4th!

The Firecracker Mile has become a beloved tradition in Truckee, attracting hundreds of runners of all ages and abilities. As the morning sun illuminates the charming streets, participants will gather at the starting line, ready to test their speed and endurance in this thrilling, slightly downhill one-mile race. Whether you are a seasoned runner looking for a new challenge or a family seeking an exciting way to kick off your Independence Day festivities, the Firecracker Mile is accessible to everyone!

Registration is open. Register online or in store. 


Early Bib Pickup: Tahoe Mountain Sports, July 1-3rd 11 am -5 pm

Race Day Schedule

Bib pickup and Day of Registration: 7:30am- 9:30 am

Elite Wave: 9:40 am

Fun Wave 1: 9:45 am

Family Fun Wave: 9:50 am

Race Route: From US Bank to Old Town Truckee along the parade route.