Welcome to Troy’s California Trail Runs


Results are in for November 2nd’s Annual Almaden Hills Trail Run. Click here to view photos from the event. If you have any feedback for us, please let us know here. Congrats, finishers, and winners!

If you notice any inaccuracies with results, do not hesitate to contact us at rd@tctruns.com.


November 16, 2019: Trail Run at Sly Park
Pollock Pines, CA

Distances: 50K, Marathon, 18M, Half Marathon, 8.5M, 10K, 5K
This event is held three times a year for a good reason. One of our most picturesque races, it’s held at the Sly Park Recreation Area in Pollock Pines. The course follows the trails surrounding Jenkinson Lake through endless pine trees in the heart of the California Sierra.

December 7, 2019: Calero Trail Run
San Jose, CA

Distances: 5K, 10K, 15K, Half Marathon, 25K, 50K
Beginning at Calero County Park, this trail run has everything! Experience awesome single track, great hills, and dirt paths. The 50K is a challenging, fantastic trainer for Western States that includes oak trees, exposure, good heat training, and panoramic vistas.

December 24, 2019: Placerville Path Run Jingle & Mingle, Placerville, CA

Distances: 5K, 10K, 15K, Half Marathon, Half Marathon Relay
Our Christmas Eve run! Join us for this holiday special on the El Dorado Trail in beautiful historic Placerville. The path is surrounded with beautiful oak trees, rolling hills, and incredible views. The race is held rain or shine and strollers are allowed in the 5K, 10K, and 15K, so bring the family, bring some holoiday cheer and ring in the end of the year with a good old fashioned sweat!

Click here for our entire upcoming race roster!


6/13/2020 Cody Lake Sierra Trail Challenge
(13M, 9M, 10K, 5K)

7/4/2020 Lover’s Leap of Faith
(50K, 18M, 13M, 9M, 10K, 5K, 2M)

7/25/2020 Kirkwood Thunder Mountain Trail
(50K, 26M, 18.8M, 13M, 10K, 5K)

8/8/2020 Kirkwood to Strawberry 100M, 100k, 50M,

8/22/2020 Trail Run at Sly Park
(50K, 26M, 18M, 13M, 8.5M, 10K, 5K)

9/12/2020 Strawberry to Kirkwood 50k

10/3/2020 Echo Summit Trail Run Challenge
(50K, 26M, 20M, 13M, 10M, 10K, 5K)
 Summer in the Sierras Race Series Ultra Marathons


Marshall Gold Discovery Run
February 22, 2020

Santa Teresa King Richard Annual
March 21, 2020

Rancho San Vicente Trail Challenge
April 11, 2020

Placerville Path Run
April 18, 2020

Trail Run at Sly Park
May 9, 2020

Calero Trail Run
June 6, 2020

Cody Lake Sierra Trail Challenge
June 13, 2020

Mt Umunhum Ultra Run
June, 20, 2020

Lover’s Leap of Faith
July 4, 2020

Rancho Run
July 11, 2020

Kirkwood Thunder Mountain Trail Challenge
July 25, 2020

Kirkwood to Strawberry 100M, 100k, 50M, 50k
August 8, 2020

Trail Run at Sly Park
August 22, 2020

Almaden Hills
August 29, 2020

Strawberry to Kirkwood 50k
September 12, 2020

Rancho San Vicente Trail Challenge
September 19, 2020

Echo Summit Trail Challenge
October 3, 2020

South Hills Single Track Trail Run
October 10, 2020

Annual Almaden Hills
November 7, 2020

Trail Run at Sly Park
November 14, 2020

Calero Trail Run
December 5, 2020

Placerville Path Jingle & Mingle Run
December 24, 2020




2 weeks ago

Troy's California Trail Runs

Thank you for everyone that came out to this race! We hope that you enjoyed the course and we hope to see you again at another race.

Check out our website www.tctruns.com for more events!

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Check out Kristen Nale’s wonderful Massage Therapy Parlor in placerville for all your recovery needs!

Troy’s California Trail Runs’ mission is to provide the most scenic, challenging, and fun runs in California. We host trail races, coastal trail runs, ultra marathons, and mountain bike races. Most are in the San Jose area and the Sierras. We promise that our trail races will be the most beautiful and enjoyable races you’ve been a part of.
See you on the trail!
– Troy

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