2023 EVENT DETAILS
An Appalachian foot race by born & raised Appalachians.
Thank you for your support!!
Registration opens November 24th at 6 pm EST! Dont miss out on the fastest ultra course in the country!! Complete with Yeti Party at the Finish!!
DAM YETI PACE CHARTS
55K Cutoff- 9:59:59
50 M Cutoff-13:59:59
DAM YETI 55K/50Mile
Local time: 12:49 AM
This is a point to point race. You will be shuttled from near the finish area to the start line.
Start: 7 am-Whitetop Station
Finish: Wolf Hills Brewery- Abingdon, VA
When: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Where: Shuttle leaves from Abingdon Trailhead @ 6am race morning.
This is a great first timers course and a great course to chase down a PR!!!
This is a cupless race! If you don't have a cup we recommend the Ultraspire Cup.
A hydration pack/bottle is mandatory.
Crew can access runners at all locations after Mile 17.
The race will start from Whitetop the beginning of the Virginia Creeper Trail with 9.8 miles of downhill to the first aid station Taylors Valley. These miles are effortless and offer some of the best views of the national forest. From Taylors Valley you continue downhill for another 6.9 miles to the town of Damascus. From Damascus you will travel to the small town of Alvarado where the aid station is located. Between Damascus and Alvarado there are tales of a magic broken pepsi machine that dispenses magical potions! From Alvarado you will continue to Abingdon Station which marks the end of the Virginia Creeper Trail 55k runners will turn right and finish at Wolf Hills Brewery. 50 mile Runners will turn around at the Abingdon aid station and make there way back to Watagua and then return to Abingdon Station and make a right to Wiolf Hills Brewery to the Finish!!
Lodging information and Other Location Waypoints can be found here: yetitrailrunners.com