Lake Cuyamaca, at 4,613 elevation, is a beautiful venue for this event. Nestled in the Cuyamaca mountains, the lake is 8 miles south of the old mining town of Julian which is also known for their famous Julian pies. The venue itself offers a restaurant that is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Beer and wine are offered. Come dine on the patio overlooking the lake.
Local time: 6:10 AM
2 mile lollipop loop (with approx.150 feet of elevation gain per loop) starting at Chambers RV Park going across the dike on the East end of the lake with one climb up over Fletcher Island, to a turn around, (where the Ghost of Lake Cuyamaca awaits), and then returning back to the RV Park. Course will be marked with red reflective arrows and trail lights.
There will be one major aid station in the rv park (spaces 7 & 8) which will take care of you after each loop. Cold and hot food supplied to all participants which will include but not limited to: snacks, soup, cheese quesadillas, potatoes, fruit, Gatorade, Coke, Gingerale. *Hydration & electrolytes provided by TAILWIND NUTRITION. Gels, waffles, and salt capsules provided by GU ENERGY. Anti-chafe/blister skin salve provided by SQUIRREL'S NUT BUTTER.
There is a restaurant and store on the property to support the crews. Please no crews eating off the aid station tables.
6, 12 and 24 hr participants must complete a full lap for it to count. Pace and rest times are up to you. Once you retire your chip, you are out of the race and cannot return to add more loops.
Unique custom made awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Male and Female for the 8am (only) starts of the 6, 12 and 24 Hr events.
Medals to all finishers in the 6, 12 and 24 Hr.
Runners in the 24-hour event completing over 100 miles will receive a 2 ounce .999 pure silver coin.
Special gift to legacy runners.
Two lucky raffle winners will receive a gift provided by ORANGE MUD.
Awards given for best male and female pirates costume.
Awards only given out to the 8am starters.
Shirt, hat and other swag to all entrants.
No pacers and NO PETS PLEASE.
Please note that the mandatory parking fee required by Lake Cuyamaca is included in your registration.
Active duty and military veterans discount.
*Please email race director at firstname.lastname@example.org for discount code and indicate which branch of service. Thank you.
No Refunds or Transfers!