We are not just a team of running and hiking enthusiasts, we’re professionals. Independence Run and Hike is very proud of our highly knowledgable and spirited staff. We’ve made it our life to help you get the most out your Colorado adventures.


We have an amazing group of local runners on the Independence Run & Hike Race team,learn more about them and check out what they are up to!

Basic Strength Training For Nordic Skiing

If you're like me, then you spend the majority of your summer running, hiking or riding your bike.  While these activities leave me in great aerobic shape come fall, my arms are typically the size of toothpicks, which just isn't great for nordic skiing. While success...

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2017 Sopris Run Off and 4 Mile Fair Run Results

Thanks to everyone for coming out to the 39th annual Mt Sopris Run Off and 4 Mile Fair Run.  We had a great turn out this year and had some amazing runner put down some great times.  We hope you all had a great time and we look forward to seeing you next year for the...

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Desert RATS Stage Race-Recap

Check out Salomon Independence Run and Hike Race team member Brian Passenti's awesome race report from the Desert RATS Stage Race.  Spoiler Alert; he won!! My feet are raw, really raw. Specifically my heals. I have hardened callus skin on most of my toes. Basically...

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Lessons for Life Learned at Ragnar

Salomon Independence Run and Hike Team member Heidi Vosbeck had a great experience at Ragnar this year with an awesome group of women.  Read on to find out more about her adventure.   I had the privilege to participate on a team with an amazing group of women at...

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28sep6:00 pmThirsty Thursday Beer Run6:00 pm Independence Run & HikeEvent Type :Group Run


5oct6:00 pmThirsty Thursday Beer Run6:00 pm Independence Run & HikeEvent Type :Group Run

Independence Run and Hike is the Roaring Fork Valley’s premier running and hiking store. We strive to provide not only the best hiking and running shoes for women and men but the expertise, equipment and training to properly fit your foot.

In addition to our extensive selection of trail hiking shoes and running shoes we carry an excellent selection of running attire and clothes for women and men and hiking and outdoor gear for all of your running and hiking needs.


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