Tail Wagger 5K and 1 Miler

Sunday June 2, 2024

Welcome to 2nd Annual dog-friendly Tail Wagger 5K and 1 Miler! Finally an event for the dogs in the Tahoe Truckee Area! The event is held at North Tahoe Regional Park located at 6600 Donner Road, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148. No dog, no problem as the event is open to human runners too.


Saturday June 1st Item/Function Location
5:00-7:00 PM Registration and Check-in Tahoe Backyard
Sunday June 2nd Item/Function Location
7:00-9:00 AM Registration and Check-in Main Venue
8:30 AM 5K Start Main Venue
10:00 AM 1 Miler Start Main Venue
10:30AM-1:00PM Awards and Festivities Main Venue


Tailwagger By 6/2 Onsite if Not Sold Out
5K Dog and Human $60.00 $65.00
5K Human Only $55.00 $60.00
5K Additional Dog $10.00 $10.00
1 Mile Dog and Human $50.00 $55.00
1 Mile Human Only $45.00 $50.00

The Tail Wagger 5K and 1 Mile course feature the trails at the North Tahoe Regional Park. Both trail have a mix of dirt trails and a section of the paved Pam Emmerick Memorial Trail. The courses start and finish from the the main venue, a large grass field, and are a clockwise loop.

  • Event T-shirt
  • Doggy Bandana
  • Finishing Medal
  • Beverages
    • South Fork Vodka Blood Mary Bar
    • Alibi Ale Works
  • Canine Agility Course Sponsored by Tahoe Truckee Pet Lodge
  • Post run Canine Yoga Sponsored by The Peace Offering
  • Awards top three, See FAQ
  • Treats for Human and Canine