UTMB QUALIFIER! 3 POINTS
Mt. Charleston, NV
June 6th 2020
Taking place in the Humbolt-Toiyabe National Forest, this will be an epic adventure you don't want to miss! We are hosting a solo or relay race option in gorgeous Lee Canyon, Mt. Charleston. Our relay is located in the Sawmill area, using several trails throughout the forest. The views from these trails are absolutely stunning!
There are 3 loops to run; (this is approximate mileage) loop one 8.2, loop two 4.28, and loop three, 5.64 miler. All loops must be completed by each team member. The team member will finish 1 loop and then tag out to the next runner until all 3 loops by all 3 runners are completed. This totals 18.12 miles per person! 54.36 miles total per team! We will have slap braclets ready for you when you complete your loop. Three seperate colors for 3 seperate loops.
***THIS IS A CUPLESS RACE. PLEASE BRING HYDRATION PACKS TO REFILL AT AID STATIONS.***
The Solo Option
You can either do the Ultra-Marathon, which is running the course twice, 38.45 miles, running the course once, 19.23 miles! This year we are also adding a half marathon 10k, and 5k!
ALL LOOPS WILL BE RAN COUNTER CLOCKWISE, IN ORDER OF - 4, 8, THEN THE 5 MILE LOOP.
Please download these maps if possible! Trails will be well marked, but there isn't any cell service in this area!
Several Trails Will Be Used
Blue Tree Run, Green Trail, Yellow Trail, Red Trail , No Mads Trail, Pinion Pine, Forest Trail 836, Forest Road 001, and Cardamine Road.
DO NOT PARK ON HIGHWAY. YOU WILL BE TOWED!
If you are camping please turn into the Blue Tree Campground. If not, Please park approximately 1/3 mile up the road at Sawmill Trailhead, on the right. Walk back down dirt trail to start line.
Same day registration
Cash only at the event. Please register at tent at least 1 hour prior to event time.
Those partaking in alcoholic beverages will need to an show ID, 21 and older. Those that are wearing a race bibs are free of charge, 21 and older spectators will need to donate $5.
It has been unusually wet for this time of year out here in Southern Nevada. Please layer your clothes!
There is dispersed camping around the staging area. Free of charge and 1st come, 1st serve. This is absolutely gorgeous and the smell of pine is all around! We will have fresh hot coffee, pancakes, eggs, and fruit Saturday morning for any runners that are hungry! We will BBQ hot dogs and burgers Saturday night and will have different food throughout the day. The race directors and crew will be camping out Saturday night and having a ton of fun after the race. Please consider camping and getting to know us!
This will be held at the staging area 1-2 hours before race.
We will have a place at the staging area to store any personel items.
This is about a 45 minute drive from the strip. From downtown Las Vegas, drive 30.3 miles north on Highway to 95 to Lee Canyon Road. Turn left onto Lee Canyon Road and drive approximately 12.3 miles. If you are camping, turn right into Blue Tree Group Camp. If you are just running, please park another 1/3 mile up road on right at Sawmill Trailhead.
PLEASE CLICK ON BELOW COORDINATES. THIS WILL TAKE YOU STRAIGHT HERE.
GPS: 36.3617, -115.635
The elevation is around 7,600 feet and the temperature for early June is around 69°/38°F.
Surrounded by wildflowers, gorgeous trees, and wildlife, the fresh crisp air is a nice escape from the city. You will be running through a forest full of Arizon Skyrockets, Singleleaf Pinyon Pine, Utah Juniper, Curl Leaf Mountain Mohogany, Big Sagebrush, and annual flowers that change with throughout all the seasons. While running this gorgeous course, you may also observe the Juniper Titmouse, White-Tailed Antelope Squirrel, Black-Tailed Jackrabbit, Kit Fox, Palmer's Chipmunk, Panamint Chipmunk, Burrows, Desert Tortoise, Mule Deer, and the Western Scrunja.
Achilles and RWB, WE LOVE YOU!
Participants will be required to remain on the trails and within the course boundaries so as to not disturb the natural surroundings.
Runners need be conscious of the terrain and exercise care in foot placement. BLM waiver must be read and signed regarding the Desert Tortoise.
Aid stations will be loaded with water, electrolytes, and snacks.
Participants traveling by air will arrive at McCarran International Airport.
Template: TRIPLEDARE (use if calling in your reservation)
Call In #: 866-767-7773
Web Code: CATRIPLE (type in “Offer Code” box using the Web Link) must be in all CAPS
Web Link: Red Rock Res