Shaver Lake "Mile High" Triathlon, 5k & 10k

Sun September 20, 2020 Shaver Lake, CA US 93664 Directions


$120.00 - $135.00 8:00AM - 8:30AM PDT
Events: Sprint Triathlon Olympic Triathlon
Under 18/70+ only $15

5k Run

$35 8:50AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT Price increases after September 17, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT
Under 18/70+ only $15

10k Run

$40 8:50AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT Price increases after September 17, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT


$170.00 - $190.00 8:00AM - 8:30AM PDT
Events: Sprint Triathlon Relay Olympic Triathlon Relay

Sprint Aquabike

$120 8:00AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT Price increases after September 17, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT

Sprint Aquathon

$120 8:00AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT Price increases after September 17, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT

Sprint Duathlon

$120 8:00AM PDT - 12:00PM PDT Price increases after September 17, 2020 at 11:59pm PDT
New Covid-19 Safety Measures

Packet Pickup and Registration

  • There will be no in person or paper registration. Online registration will remain open until race start.
  • Early packet pickup will be drive up.

Race Day

  • Masks will be required before and after the race. Masks will not be required during the event.
  • Athletes and volunteers will have temperature checked when entering the race venue. Anyone with a temperature of 100.0 F or higher will be asked to return home.
  • Race debriefing will be pre-recorded and available online.
  • Bike racks will be spaced with 6 feet between bike racks.
  • Racks will be marked for two athletes per rack
  • Temperature screening prior to racing at bike check-in
  • Race will be a rolling time trial with chipped swim start
  • While aid stations will be provided, athletes are encouraged to bring their own water to limit contact
  • Race tattoos will be provided in race packets and should be applied prior to arriving at the race venue.
  • Virtual awards ceremony and mailed awards
  • Podium will be available for athletes to take pictures
  • Post race food will be pre-packaged for the athlete to take to go

Relay Teams

  • Each athlete on a relay team will be given their own timing chip to eliminate handing off timing chips
  • A line will be drawn within the exchanging area. When the finishing athlete passes this line, the next athlete from the same team starts without any physical contact.


  • Spectators are not allowed. Friends and family are encouraged to volunteer or track from home.
  • Remote tracking will be available so spectators can watch and track athletes from home

Refund Policy Update

  • If an athlete has a fever, suspects Covid symptoms, or is concerned about racing at this time they can defer or transfer their registration to another race. 
Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are you still doing the Crow’s Nest Triathlon?
A: Yes! Fresno County Health Department has approved our race plan which includes measures to promote social distancing such as time trial starts, two participants per rack, mailing awards, etc.

Q: Is there still early packet pickup in Fresno?
A: There will not be an early packet pickup. Packet Pickup will be at the venue on the day before and the day of the event.

Q: Are spectators allowed?
A: Following state guidelines, spectators will not be allowed at the race. If you have family or friends that would like to see you race, volunteering is a great way to be able to be on site and cheer while helping make the event happen.

Q: What is your refund policy if I am sick?
A: If an athlete has a fever or suspects Covid symptoms we encourage them to stay home. They can defer or transfer their registration to another race.

Final 2019 Results with Splits 

Click here for 2019 Results


Race Day Photos by Ploen Photos


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Camp Edison
Shaver Lake, CA US 93664
Athlete Guide

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What will you find at the "Mile High" Triathlon?

+ Finisher's Medal 
+ Rosa Brothers Chocolate Milk
+ Tri-Tip Sandwich and more
+ Prizes and Giveaways
+ Free Race Photos
+ Live Band
+ Event T-Shirt included in the price of the triathlon

Whether this is your destination triathlon, or a training event for an upcoming 70.3, don't miss Fresno County's longest-running multisport event, the Shaver Lake Triathlon. The crisp mountain air is a relief from the hot days of summer. The altitude gives this race an extra challenge as you compete in either the Sprint or Olympic distance. Hurry back, there is food and music waiting for you after the race.

Shaver Lake "Mile High" Triathlon


Triathlon- 400 yd swim, 11.4 mi bike, 3.1 mi run 
Aquabike- 400 yd swim, 11.4 mi bike 
Duathlon- 3.1 mi run, 11.4 mi bike, 1.77 mi run 


Triathlon- 1600 yd swim, 23 mi bike, 6.2 mi run 
Aquabike- 1600 yd swim, 23 mi bike 
Duathlon- 6.2 mi run, 23 mi bike, 3.1 mi run 

Run/Walk Only

5K Run/Walk 
10K Run/Walk

6:30am Race Day Registration until 7:30
6:30am Transition Opens
7:50am National Anthem
8:00am Olympic Begins
8:30am Sprint Begins
8:50am 5k and 10k Run Begins


Your safety is our highest concern at the race.  

  • 5+ Kayaks/Paddleboards/Lifeguards in the water.
  • EMT and First Responders on site, American Ambulance on standby.
  • 2+ Contracted CHP officers on Highway 168
  • 2 Contracted officers from Fresno County Sheriff's office controlling traffic speed on Dinky Creek Road 
Packet Pickup

Fleet Feet Fresno
9447 N Ft Washington
Fresno, CA 93720
Thursday, Sept 26th 4:30pm-6:30pm

Camp Edison, Shaver Lake
42696 Tollhouse Rd
Shaver Lake, CA 93664
Saturday, Sept 28th 4:30pm-6:30pm 
Sunday, Sept 29th, 6:30am-7:30am

Volunteers get a meal, t-shirt, and choice of

  • $20 donated to your organization, group or club
  • 100% off a 5k or 10k run hosted by Activitynut
  • 50% off of a multisport event hosted by Activitynut
  • $30 off of next year's season pass

This event is hosted by the Activitynut Foundation, Inc.; a non-profit 501(c)3 who's mission is to connect athletes with local events, clubs, coaching and local stores. We maintain a race calendar listing local events at

Join Activitynut Club (free membership), and get 15% off of this and other events hosted by Activitynut.

Discounts are also available for many other local events.  See the Activitynut Club page for a list of upcoming races with discounts.


One medal for all events, ribbons vary according to event.

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