High Country Hustle

6K Run/Walk for Water!


Join us on April 26, 2014 at 1:00 pm in

Creede, CO for a 6K Run/Walk for Water!


The Run/Walk will Start and Finish at the Ruth Brown CRT Annex in Downtown Creede 


The Rio Grande Headwaters Restoration Project and Willow Creek Reclamation Committee are again hosting the High County Hustle. 

Come be a part of this special day, and show your support for these community organizations!


The Event

12:30 pm - Registration for the 6K Run/Walk in at the Ruth Brown CRT Annex in Downtown Creede.  Silent Auction opens!

1:00 pm - A brief message from the RGHRP and WCRC, Sponsor Recognition.  

1:15 pm - Let the Run/Walk begin! The participants will depart from Downtown Creede, go down to the turnaround at the end of the Willow Creek floodplain walking trail, and end back Downtown. Prizes for the first place finishers and a good time for all!   

2:30 pm - Stick around and enjoy the Silent Auction, prize raffles, beer garden, food vendors, and live music by wonderful local talents!

4:30 pm - Silent Auction and Scavenger Hunt close, winners announced.  

After and During the Event - Take a walk through the town of Creede and enjoy the many fine galleries, shops, and restaurants welcoming the participants of the High Country Hustle. Many businesses will be offering specials and open houses! 


Helping the RGHRP and WCRC improve the Upper Rio Grande Watershed!

Bring the Whole Family! The event will include:

  • 6K Run/Walk 
  • Silent Auction
  • Raffle Prizes
  • Live Music! 
  • Beer Garden (featuring the San Luis Valley Brewing Company)
  • Food Vendors

 All proceeds from the Silent Auction and Donors will benefit the Rio Grande Headwaters Restoration Project and Willow Creek Reclamation Committee. Please help us reach our goal of raising $7,000 for our local streams and river! 

Advanced registrations are accepted on-line through PayPal.  Please see our Registrations & Donations page above. Registration for the event is $30 and can be paid on-line, on the day of the event, or in person by contacting the organizers. You can also register by filling out the downloadable registration form below: 


Additional donations are suggested as follows. 

Silver waters:  $250      

Gold waters:  $500       

Platinum waters:  $1000


T-shirts and goody bags for all participants and donors will be available on the day of the event at the race! 


High Country Hustle, 6K Run/Walk for Water