June 1 - 3, 2018

Yankee Springs Trail Run

10370 Gun Lake Road

Middleville, MI 104.8 Miler, 52.4 Miler, Marathon, 1/2 Mar. Sun., 1/2 Mar. Sat., 10K

Registration Ended Thu. May 31, 2018 @ 9:00 PM


The Yankee Springs Trail Run weekend will again feature a 10k Friday night, a marathon, double marathon and quad marathon starting Saturday morning, and a half marathon on Sunday. New this year is the Dusk Half Marathon, starting at 9:16 pm Saturday, right as the sun goes down! If you're up a weekend of running you can hang out and run multiple races, volunteer, or run and volunteer.

Race Start Times

10k start: Friday 8:00 pm
Quad Marathon Start: Saturday 5:00 am
Double Marathon start: Saturday 6:00 am
Marathon start: Saturday 7:00 am
Dusk Half Marathon start: Saturday 9:16 pm
Half Marathon start: Sunday 7:00 am
Cut-off time for all races: Sunday 1:00 pm

Yankee Springs Ultra Challenge

Hang out with us for the weekend, and run multiple races! If you register for 3 races, use the coupon code "YSUC" for a 10% discount and extra swag.


Short sleeve and sleeveless tech shirts are optional at $10-$12.


Lodging is available in the rustic cabins at the Long Lake Outdoor Center, right near the start/finish of the race. Reserve a single bunk or rent a cabin for 4 or 5 people. The 2 night option includes Friday and Saturday nights with a checkout time of 1:00 pm Sunday. The 3 night option includes Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights with a checkout time of 11:00 am Monday.

The cabins are rustic but clean and well maintained. With cabin rental you get use of the bath house.


We need a small army of volunteers at all hours of day and night to put on this race weekend. If you would like to volunteer, you can sign up here.

We offer volunteers a 20% discount on a race fee. Contact phil@switchbackendurance.com for details.



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