The course consists of a 13.5-mile loop and an 11.5-mile loop, upon which runners will alternate to achieve their given distance. Runners will start east on a 13.5-mile, counter-clockwise loop from Cool Firehouse, east to Pig Farm and Salt Creek, north toward the American River and south back into Cool. Next, they will follow an 11.5-mile, clockwise loop from Cool Firehouse toward Northside School, to Knickerbocker, to the Rim Trail, past the radio towers, back to Northside School and Knickerbocker, and back to Cool. This course is not easy, do not take it lightly.
The course consists of single track and fire roads.
13.5-mile Loop elevation approximately 2800′
11.5-mile Loop elevation approximately 1150′
5k is half road and half trail.
STRAVA GPX LINKS
Packet pickup will be at 6 am on race day 12 & 13 August. Also on Friday 11 August between 3-6 pm at the Auburn Running Company in Auburn, their address is 833 Lincoln Way. They are offering runners 10% off all regularly priced items. You will need to park in the lot behind the store as there will be a classic car show that night and streets will be closed. So you can get a discount on new purchases, catch a car show and pick up your packet.
Saturday August 12, 2017 7:00am
Local time: 2:20 PM
100M, 100K, 50M & 25M
Sunday August 13, 2017 7:00am
13.5M, 11.5M, & 5K