Mississippi Bar Trail Run

Saturday  |  June 5, 2021

Staggered Race Starts  |  8:00 am

We are pleased to announce the go-ahead for our 2nd Annual Mississippi Bar Trail Run 5K/Virtual Run!  

Our in-person race will follow state and county COVID-19 health and safety guidelines with official start times to be announced. Due to restrictions, we are allowed a maximum of 200 race participants.


Help us spread the word about this new 2021 event so that we can make this one of the premier summer trail run events in the community! We invite you to post on our social media using the hashtags #mississippibartrailrun #fairoakstrailrun.

Facebook Event Page  |  Instagram


Proceeds of the event support our beneficiary, the Rachel Anne Gray Memorial Scholarship. Learn more about this incredible cause below.

Mississippi Bar Trail Run Logo 2021
  1. Event Details
  2. Course Highlights
  3. Our Beneficiary
  4. Sponsors & Vendors
  5. 2020 Results


Registration Closes 6/3
In-Person 5K$35
In-Person 5K (Military)$30
Virtual 5K$30
Virtual 5K (Military)$25

*Registration is managed through Race Roster. Click "Register to Race" above or visit the website here.


Saturday, June 5th  |  9500 Sunset Ave., Fair Oaks, CA 95628

First wave of runners leaves at 8:00 AM.  Group details will be announced the week of the race.  Maximum of 200 race participants.

The event entrance is located at the intersection of Sunset & Main Avenues in Fair Oaks, CA. Traveling east or west on Highway 50, look for the Hazel Ave. exit (21) and take Hazel north to Sunset Ave. Turn right on Sunset and follow the street past Phoenix Park on your right all the way down until you reach the intersection with Main Ave.

Packet Pick-Up | Friday, June 5th

11:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Race bibs and t-shirts will be available for pick-up on Friday, June 5th at the Fleet Feet Folsom store location:

6610 Folsom-Auburn Rd. | Folsom, CA 95630

T-Shirt, Medal & Race Bib

This year features a newly-designed t-shirt, finisher medal and race bib.  These come included in the price of your registration!

T-Shirt and Medal DesignRace Bib Design


All entry fees are non-refundable and may not be transferred to future races. However, entries may be transferred to other individuals for this race (managed through our Race Roster website). There are NO exceptions to the non-refundable policy.


Our races will utilize chip technology with live results and runner tracking brought to you by Capital Road Race Management, the premier professional race management company throughout Northern California, Nevada, and Hawaii. You can learn more about them and the other races they serve below.

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VIRTUAL RUN | deadline June 5th

In the spirit of what this trail run is all about – being healthy, having fun, and taking on a challenge for an important cause – you can participate in this event on YOUR own time in YOUR own way as a virtual runner! Before or on June 5th, you can run, skip, jog, or walk the 5K distance in whichever way you are most comfortable with. It’s your race, on your terms! Whether you’re on the trail, the treadmill, the sidewalk, or at the park – go the distance and accomplish the goal! 

Important Notice: All virtual results will be marked as 'unofficial' and will not be included in the official race-day standings.


Submitting proof of participation before the end of June 5th is easier than ever through Race Roster. Click here for instructions on how to upload your virtual results. Don’t forget to share your experience with us on social media!

When you complete your run and show proof of participation, you will be eligible to receive your event t-shirt and finisher medal!

thank you to OUR SPONSORS

Race Bib Sponsor | Fleet Fleet Folsom & Roseville Opens in new window Rollingwood Athletic Club

proud event host for

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Mississippi Bar Trail Run
Mississippi Bar Trail Run
Mississippi Bar Trail Run
Starting the Ascent
Views from the Trail
Atop the Bluffs
Single track by the water
Overlooking Lake Natoma