Running in Prescott
With over 300 miles of trails available close to town, Prescott is the perfect getaway for trail runners. Pack up your bag and head out to one of the many trailheads that connects to our amazing network of trails. If you like non-technical single track in the middle of the pines, you are in for a treat. The Prescott National Forest offers hundreds of miles leading to scenic vistas all around town. If you prefer a technical run in the middle of beautiful red boulders, the Prescott Dells are the perfect destination.
Most of the trails are mixed use trails. So while enjoying your time in Prescott, be sure to be aware of other trail users. Mountain bikes and horseback riders can be found on many of the trails available to runners, so stay alert while you enjoy your time here!
Prescott has an active running community with events organized year long. Check out the local club, the Mountain Milers as well as the High-Altitude Training Institute (Facebook / Website) that puts on regular running-related events in Prescott.