Big Turtle 50 Miler - 50K - 10 Miler
The 2020 on site race has been canceled! Read more about our decision and what runners can do now at https://nextopportunityevents.com/blog/big-turtle-50-miler-canceled
Sign up for the Big Turtle Virtual Race until May 1st to receive your commemorative Big Turtle trucker hat AND a customized finisher medal!
General Event Info
The Big Turtle 50 Miler trail races are a beautiful and challenging series of trail races along Kentucky's famous Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail. At the Big Turtle runners start and finish in the town of Morehead, Kentucky and run an incredible out and back route along Kentucky's Long Trail!
Location: Morehead, Kentucky
Distances: 50 Miles, 50K, 10 Miles
Why run it?: A deceptively challenging out and back course along Kentucky's Sheltowee Trace with a start/finish line in the heart of the city!
Start & Finish on the lawn at Morehead State University's Laughlin Health Building!
Morehead, KY 40351
Check out all of the other great Next Opportunity Events trail races in Kentucky and Virginia!
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