Welcome to the BayTrailrunners Vista Verde Skyline Run. Racers will enjoy stunning vistas of the Pacific Coast and of the spectacular Lambert Creek Watershed, Butano Ridge, Portola State Park and the newly opened Mindego Hill! Revel in tree-covered singletrack and wide open trails that roll through pristine grassy meadows, along serene ponds and over smooth flowing creeks. There is no doubt that the views and trails out here are sure to impress all who participate.
Virtual flyovers and detailed maps can be viewed here. 10K | Half | Marathon | 50K
Hosted By: BayTrailrunners
Location: Skyline Ridge Preserve, Palo Alto, CA
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2017
Sign-in and Bib Pickup: 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM at the starting line.
Start Time: 8:00 AM
News, updates, discussions and other info can be found on the Facebook Event Page.
There is a 9 hour time limit for all distances.
50k runners will be turned back and must drop to the marathon distance if they fail to reach the Long Ridge Aid Station in 7 hours. This is at the 21 mile mark and where the marathon runners turn back.
The 10K does not go out to Mindego Hill.
Early arrivals can park at the start of the race in the circular parking area to the right of the entrance. When that lot is filled, the rest of you can park in the huge equestrian lot to the left of the entrance. There is no cost to park.
Prizes and Swag
All participants will receive a BayTrailrunners Race T-Shirt. To guarantee your shirt size, you must register by Thursday, November 23, 2017.
First place finishers will each be awarded a gift card from our race sponsor, A Runners Mind
Our friends from A Runners Mind
will be there supporting the race and sharing some of the latest product from their store.
More to come!
All distances will have aid at the start and finish.
Marathon and 50K runners will see their first aid station at the 8 mile mark.
Half Marathon will see aid at the 6 mile mark.
All distances will have a water stop at Alpine Pond.
More aid for marathon and 50k runners as they pass through the starting area to complete the rest of the course.
At the 21 mile mark, marathon and 50k runners will find more aid.
Restrooms: There is one restroom located in the main lot and another in the handicap parking area. We will also have port-a-potties shipped in.
Own a BayTrailrunners Trucker
Just $25 will get you our BayTrailrunners embroidered, adjustable Trucker! There are 3 colors available for purchase at checkout. Army Front/ Moss Mesh back, Navy Front/ White Mesh back, Orange Front/ Moss Mesh back. We will have it for you on race day!
Local time: 11:29 AM