International Leadville Pack Burro Race

International Leadville Pack Burro Race

      Burro races are part of the Leadville Boom Days festival, normally held the first weekend of August each year. Team with a burro to run 21- or 15-mile loops into the mining district and mountains east of Leadville. This race is the second leg of the Western Pack Burro Ass-ociation’s Triple Crown.

      Leadville Boom Days and the burro races have been canceled in 2020 to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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