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River City Roots 4-Mile Run


2017 Race Results, Click Here

River City Roots Run Will Proceed As Scheduled!  Air quality has been well within the moderate category for the last 12+ hours.  Although it may change later today, we currently have a beautiful, cool morning here in Missoula.  Packet pick up and registration at Run Wild Missoula from 7:00 to 8:00 AM.  Race starts at 8:30 AM on East Main Street.

River City Roots Festival Friday & Saturday, August 25 & 26, 2017

Our region's largest arts and music festival showcases the gem of Western Montana - Downtown Missoula. This event, a unique public/private partnership, celebrates Missoula Downtown’s success and provides an opportunity to highlight some of Missoula's most recently-developed attractions.

River City Roots 4 Mile Run is brought to you by Run Wild Missoula, in partnership with Missoula Downtown Association.


The ever popular River City Roots 4-Mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, August 26th.

Start: 8:30 a.m. on East Main Street
 Brennan’s Wave platform viewing area, Caras Park

Course: New course for 2017 Click Here

Registration:  Registration fee includes a technical short sleeve race shirt, chip timing, River City Roots drink cup, with one free beverage ticket, and a wristband (for race participants 21 years & older).  Run Wild Missoula members 19 and over, remember to log in to the website to receive a $2 discount! 

  • Through 11:59pm on August 10th
    • $27 - 19 and Over (with shirt)
    • $20 - 18 and Under (with shirt)
    • $10 - 18 and Under (no shirt)
  • August 11th through noon on Thursday, August 24th
    • $32 - 19 and Over (with shirt)
    • $20 - 18 and Under (with shirt)
    • $10 - 18 and Under (no shirt)
  • Late Registration (Online and at Packet Pickup): after 12PM August 24th, August 25th, and 26th
    • Online registration through RWM closes on Thursday, August 24th at Noon
    • Online registration will continue to be available through RunSignUp after 12PM on Thursday, August 24th.  By registering online, fast and easy packet pickup will still be available to you on Friday or Saturday.  There is a small convenience fee that is applied to your registration by RunSignUp.  If you would like to avoid this convenience fee, you can still register at packet pick or on race day, just bring cash or check with you!
    • $40 - 19 and Over (with shirt)
    • $20 - 18 and Under (with shirt)
    • $10 - 18 and Under (no shirt)

Race Packet Pickup: Run Wild Missoula Office (basement of Runner's Edge, 304 N Higgins)

  • Friday, August 25th, 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Race day, Saturday, August 26th, 7 - 8 a.m.

Awards & Prizes:
  • Top Three Overall Winners
  • Top Three Age Group Winners
    • Age Divisions: 9 years & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69,70+

Want to volunteer?  Email Race Director Alissa Reynolds

Per Run Wild Missoula event policies, dogs are not allowed to participate in the event with the exception of ADA Service Animals


Thank you to our Title Sponsor

Thank you to our River City Roots 4 Mile Run Sponsors




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