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Registration – MWTR & Kids Fun Run


Mount Wilson Trail Race 2024 Registration Information

Online registration link to the 2024 MWTR opens here to all on March 4, 2024!

Participants for the Mount Wilson Trail Race (MWTR) is limited to 350, with online registration only on a first come first served basis.  

People are encouraged to register on-line as soon as possible as it is expected to sell out quickly.  There is no in-person registration ahead of race day.

All paid entries receive a t-shirt and goodie bag.

Cost to Register for the Mount Wilson Trail Race 2024

Adult (ages 18 and above) – $75* (subject to change)
Youth (ages 14 – 17 only) – $42* (subject to change)

Kids’ Fun Run – Saturday, May 25, 2024 –Start Time @ 7:45 am

Registration for the MWTR Kids’ Fun Run is FREE and can be done on the morning of the Mount Wilson Trail Race.

The MWTR Kids’ Fun Run (Ages 3 – 13) will begin at approximately 7:45 a.m. (immediately following the start of the MWTR) in Kersting Court in Sierra Madre. The start of the Kids’ Fun Run is staggered, with children ages 8 – 13 beginning first and then followed by the children ages 3 – 7.

Kids’ Fun Run Course, Age Groups, and Distances

    • Kids Fun Run participants ages 8 – 13 starts in Kersting Court, run up Baldwin Avenue to Mira Monte Avenue, turn around and run back to Kersting Court. Total distance is 1.0 mile.
    • Kids Fun Run participants ages 3 – 7 starts in Kersting Court, run up to Grand View Avenue, turn around and run back to Kersting Court. Parents of children ages 3 – 7 may choose to run with their child. Total distance is 0.6 mile.



Race Starts and Ends – Kersting Court, Sierra Madre, CA
(corner of Sierra Madre Boulevard and Baldwin Avenue)

For additional assistance, please contact the City of Sierra Madre Community Services Department at (626) 355-5278.

MWTR Training Program Has Begun and Continues through May 18, 2024

The 2024 Mt. Wilson Trail Race Training Program began on Saturday, February 3, at 7:00 am in Kersting Court and continues on Saturdays at 7:00 a.m. through May 18th.  Not every session begins at Kersting Court so check the Training Program Schedule (see download below) to find out the starting location for a specific date.   The MWTR  Training Program is offered at no charge and no pre-registration is required. Participants are welcome to attend any of the Saturday sessions. Anyone over 14 years of age is welcome to join the program, become a better runner, and get stronger, even if they do not plan to run the MWTR.

Led by Coach Simon Cooper, this is a race specific 17-week  training program consisting of leg and lung busting fun! There is also lots of group bonding and encouragement along the way.

Click here for the 2024 Bike Rail Banner Sponsorship Packet 

Click here for the 2024 Sponsor Packet