Firecracker 4000 run is July 4

Firecracker 4000 run is July 4The scenic Rademacher Hills (pictured at left, with a whimsically attired hiker in the foreground) will be the site of an early morning run on the Fourth of July. The Over the Hill Track Club will host the Firecracker 4000 at 7 a.m., starting from the Rademacher trailh-ead just south of College Heights Boulevard. Signups begin at 6:30 a.m. There is no fee to register, but donations will help defray costs. The desert trail is approximately 4000 meters long. For more information call 760-382-5004. — Photo by Rebecca Neipp

Story First Published: 2018-06-29