Three Rivers' Signature Races

The Signature Races feature annual events hosted by Three Rivers that provide an opportunity for individuals, teams and local businesses to foster a community of healthy and active lifestyles by challenging each other and celebrating the changing seasons in Minnesota. Race courses showcase stunning views of natural areas across Three Rivers parks and trails.

Rolling hills weave runners through prairies and big woods landscapes and offer scenic views of wetland areas on a beautiful trail route in one of Minnesota’s premier parks.

April 22, 2017

Over 12-miles of tightly-weaving singletrack in Lake Rebecca Park Reserve climb and descend through dense oak and maple forests, open prairies and scenic wetlands -- all while catching beautiful views of Lake Rebecca.

July 15, 2017

Spectators and racers alike enjoy family-friendly activities and breathtaking colors in the picturesque 4,900-acre Elm Creek Park Reserve

Oct. 7, 2017

The Twin Cities Orthopedics Ski Rennet, presented by L.L. Bean, features two days of racing on world-class trails with challenging climbs and scenic views of Hyland Lake Park Reserve.

Jan. 19–20, 2018

The QBP Fat Bike Rennet, presented by Park Tool, offers a unique opportunity for fat bikers to ride on the world-class cross-country ski trails in Hyland Lake Park Reserve. 

Jan. 20, 2018

Three Rivers Park District offers a number of mountain bike races throughout the year at Elm Creek, Murphy Hanrehan and Lake Rebecca Park Reserves. The weekly citizen races are popular for training, competing and socializing. Whether it’s the summer Dirt Cup Sprint Series, Elm Creek Menacing 40, fall nocturnal races or winter’s Frozen Frolic Fat Bike Races, you’re sure to find a race that is perfect for you.