Amigo de Oro

5-Mile / 10-Mile Run

Sunday, September 2, 2018
Mariposa, California

Race information

Place: Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Mariposa, CA
Distance: 5-mile/10-mile
Walkers: 5-mile walkers welcome!

$18 pre-registration, (received by Monday, Aug. 27, 2018)
$20 race day registration
$15.00 over 70 years old or under 17

Make all checks payable to Merced Running Club.

Course Description:
10 mile, paved loop; 5 mile, out and back.  Light traffic. 900 foot elevation change overall (10-mile loop has hills).  Start and finish at Mariposa
County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 49 South. Water at 3.5, 5.5, 7.5 and 9 miles (at miles 1, 2.5 and 4 for 5-mile race)

Presented to 1st, 2nd, 3rd (5- and 10-mile, Men and Women) in the following classes:

18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and above.
(5 mile, Boys and Girls) 13-17, 12 & under
(10 mile, Boys and Girls) 17 & under


Bathrooms at start/finish.  Free parking in assigned area until 10:30 a.m.

Hornitos is approximately 33 miles from Merced, from North HWY 99 take J-17 exit from Turlock to Hornitos through Snelling. From Merced and South, take Hwy 140 exit from HWY 99 and to Cathey’s Valley, turn left on Hornitos Road at the Oasis Store for approximately 11 miles. From Merced, take “G” Street to Snelling and on to Merced Falls Road, turn right at the Merced Falls Bridge, continue to Hornitos.
Click here for map and directions.

Print a race flyer and entry form


Amigo de Oro
PO Box 63
Mariposa, CA 95338
(209) xxx-yyyy

Join the club if you’re not a member yet!

Mariposa County Fair is a family event

August 31, through September 3, 2018

Bring your family and enjoy the fair!

Sunday’s program includes team roping, champion of champions, carnival, free entertainment, junior livestock auction, western dance and much, much more. Souvenirs may be purchased at the fair office (Amigo pins, hats and t-shirts).