Willow Creek Overall PLan

Event Summary

The Willow Creek Reservoir is new in 2024.  Since the area around Willow Creek Reservoir burned down in in the Troublesome Creek fires several years ago, the public campground there have been closed.  This event will allow people to get back out on the water.  Racers at this beautiful reservoir will have 1 mile, 2 mile and 5K swim options

 

What: Willow Creek Reservoir Swim

Where: Willow Creek Reservoir, Granby, CO

When: Saturday August 3, 2024 - 9:30 AM

Pre-Registration Closes: REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

  • Regular Registration Pricing* -
  • 1-Mile - $70
  • 2 Miles - $80
  • 5K - $90
  • 1 Mile & 2 Miles - $120
  • 1 Mile & 5K - $130

Tee shirts are not guaranteed after July 15, 2024. We have placed our Tee-Shirt Order already.

Registration Closes July 31, 2024 at 11:59PM.

Distances:

1 Mile (1/2 Lap)

2 Mile (1 Lap)

5K (1.5 Laps)

Time cut-offs:
All swimmers must be capable of completing the distance you have entered and must be able to complete your respective event within the given cut-off time.

1 Miles – 1 hour
2 Miles – 2 hours

5K - 3 hours

Countdown to Event:

1 1 1 1
3 3 3 3
Days
1 1 1 1
3 3 3 3
Hours
3 3 3 3
5 5 5 5
Minutes
4 4 4 4
2 2 2 2
Seconds
 

DETAILS

The race will start as a mass in-water "wet" start.

There will be a seperate Race Start for the 1 Mile and the 2 mile & 5K.

Swimmers have the option to do both the 1 Mile and either the 2 Mile or 5K

 All packet pickup will be the morning of the swim.  Please plan to come and pick up your packets early!

 

Race Day Schedule

 09:00 AM – 1M Swimmer Check-in/Packet Pickup closes

09:30 AM – 1M Race Start
10:30 AM – 2M & 5K Swimmer Check-in/Packet Pickup closes
10:45 AM – 1M Awards

11:00 AM – 2M & 5K Races Start
1:00 PM – 2M & 5K Races End
1:15 PM – 2M and 5K Awards

Directions

Take Highway 40 to Granby

Drive North from Granby on Highway 34 as if you were driving to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Turn Left (west) on County Road 40 before you get to Lake Granby

Follow Signs to Willow Creek Reservoir.

*Does not include 6.25% + $1.95 online registration fee.

 
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