It starts at East Mountain Wilderness Park in Kaysville and takes you on an adventure of trails (71%), service roads (24%), and 2.5 miles of paved road. You’ll hit the Great Western Trail in Davis County, through some of the most popular hiking trails in Mueller Park, and end at Tunnel Springs Park in North Salt Lake.
It’s a tough course with aprox 12,000’ of vertical gain and 10,000’ of descent - it’s designed to take you along trails with the best views in the area. The start line has an elevation of 4,888’. The average elevation of this race is 6,604.
This race was designed by ultra runners who felt Davis County needed a 50 miler. Many things make this course badass: A great course, fantastic people, live footage of the race on YouTube, runner tracking that wasn’t invented in 1943, and up to a $12,000 prize purse for podium finishers! Holla! - See you kids in October.