The official event website is at this link:
Local time: 4:45 AM
The official event website is considered the only official source for all news and updates related to Fire on the Mountain 50K trail race. * Special discounted entry between Dec. 1 and Dec. 31, 2016. Race entry goes up on Jan. 1, and remains that price through Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. There is no -race-day registration. There are no refunds or deferments.
The event, readying for its seventh year in 2017, is an out-and-back trail race — much of it on single track trail. The course starts and finishes at Point Overlook in the southeastern end of Green Ridge State Forest in western Maryland. The entire race is within the friendly (but wild) confines of Green Ridge State Forest.
Race weekend timeline of events
Saturday, Nov. 4
2 – 4 p.m.: Packet pick-up at Green Ridge State Forest Headquarters (Exit 64 off I-68).
Sunday, Nov. 5
6 a.m. – 6:50 a.m.: Packet pick-up begins at start/finish line
7 a.m. – Race begins
5 p.m. – cutoff time for official finishers
Event shirts are an additional fee. Shirts will not be mailed. They must be picked up prior to the start of the race. Otherwise, they are subject to resell on a first-come, first-serve basis to finishers and spectators.