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2023 Smelter City Scamper Race Day Details


It's almost Scamper time!! Our favorite time of the year! Last years' event boasted 418 runners from all over Montana and our great nation. This year, we expected to see even more!


Take a peak at the 2022 Smelter City Scamper to experience the look, feel, and fun times had at this exciting event. Then view the race day details listed below. You'll find everything you need to know in preparation for race day!




SCAMPER SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Friday August 4

4pm - 6pm Packet Pick ups @ Pintler’s Portal Hostel (218 W Park st. ).

Saturday August 5

6:30am - 9:30am Packet Pick ups at the start line

7:30am - Half Marathon start time

8am - 10K start time

8:30am - 5k start time

10:30am - 1 block kid run. (There will be various rounds of the kid run broken down into age groups, but all parents and their children should assume they will run at 10:30am when it starts.)

11am - Awards Ceremony in the Kennedy Commons

11am - Brewfest, Food Trucks, and Live Music in the Kennedy Commons

PACKET PICK UPS:

Friday August 4 from 4pm - 6pm @ Pintler’s Portal Hostel (218 W Park st. ).

Saturday August 5 from 6:30am - 9:30am at the start line

The Friday packet pick up is recommended for all who are able to make it then/there.

RACE PACKETS:

This year all paid runners will receive a free t-shirt will our new Scamper design.


The 8 and under children will receive a race packet that does not include a t-shirt because they run for free, but kid shirts will be available for purchase.


We are proud of our race packets! Many local businesses will be placing coupons and gifts in the race packs. Be sure to look at all of those items upon receiving your packet as many of them are only redeemable over the Smelterman’s Day weekend. You will also find nutritional supplements from Hammer Nutrition, Bobo's bars, chapstick from Laslovich Orthodontics, sunblock from Community Hospital of Anaconda, and so much more!


RACE COURSE

All races will start and end at the Kennedy Commons.

Please click on the below links and be sure to review your race route prior to race day:

1 block kid sprint

5K

10K

Half Marathon

There will be a biker leading each race to ensure the lead runner follows the correct race route.

There will also be many volunteers directing our runners and mile makers specific to each race.

Water/aid stations will be set up every 2 miles on the race course.

Restrooms will be at the start/finish line.

SMELTERMEN'S DAY WEEKEND CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4

9am - 4pm: Sidewalk Sales in Downtown Anaconda

4pm - 6pm: Scamper Packet Pick ups at Pintler’s Portal Hostel

4pm - 9pm: Free rose wine tasting at The Bighorn in Downtown Anaconda

5pm - 7pm: Artwalk in Downtown Anaconda

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5

7am - 10:30am: Smelter City Scamper

11am- 3pm: Brewfest, food trucks and live music in the Kennedy Commons

11am, 2pm & 5pm - Anaconda bus tours of the Anaconda Smelter hosted by Discover Anaconda

SUNDAY, AUGUST 6

11am, 2pm & 5pm - Anaconda bus tours of the Anaconda Smelter hosted by Discover Anaconda

1pm - Smeltermen’s Day Parade. It will go down Main Street, take a left on Park Street, take a left on Hickory Street, and end on Third Street.

Post Parade: Family fun at the Kennedy Commons. Kids activities, food, and live music



THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!!

If you see someone from one of these fabulous businesses in our community, give them a high five and thank them for supporting the Smelter City Scamper and Anaconda. We are so grateful for our amazing sponsors!


CCCS

Dream Big Montana

Headwaters Foundation Montana

Southwest Montana Community Federal Credit Union

Glacier Bank

First Montana Bank

5518 Designs

Bobos Bars

Butte Pediatric iDentistry

Clearwater Montana Properties - the Montana Duo

AFFCO

Pintler's Portal Hostel

Bartoletti Family Dental

Community Hospital of Anaconda

Dee Motors

Hammer Nutrition

Dee Home Innovations

Laslovich Orthodontics

Stokes Market

Anaconda Outdoors

The Bighorn Bottle Shop & Wine Bar

Jordan Contracting

Big Stack Casino

Smelter City Recreation Complex



Questions? Email our race director at trish@smeltercityrc.org



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