About the Adventure Fest
Experience the Fruita adventure community by celebrating in this rugged desert known for so many adventure sports: adventure racing, trail running, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing and canyoneering. Connect with other adventurers at this annual event that blends competition and community.
Competition makes us faster; collaboration makes us better
The Adventure Fest at 18 Road weekend features the Fruita Trail Half, the Sarlacc Attack 50K mtb race, The Dirty Edge Gravel, free events for spectators at the start/finish area, free camping, music, food, and microbrews. All three races are fun courses on the beautiful flowy dirt in Fruita CO. The north Fruita Desert is epic in the spring and we'll help you enjoy it all..
5:00-7:00p – Packet Pick-Up and Late Registration at Fruita Community Center
7:15-8:15a – Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up
8:00a – Sunrise Yoga with Thrive Yoga
8:30a – Sarlaac Attack 50K start
10:15a – Fitness Competition
12:00p – Yoga Flow with Thrive Yoga
12:00p – Cut-off for Sarlacc Aid Station
1:30p – Cut-off for Mesa Aid Station
2:30p – Sarlacc cut-off for official finishes
3:30p – Sarlacc cut-off for unofficial finishes
5:30p – Sarlacc Awards Adventure/Fest party at Colorado Backcountry Biker with microbrews (free!), food, and live music!
7:00-8:15a – Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up begins and continues throughout the morning at start/finish
8:30a – Fruita Trail Half start
9:00a - The Dirty Edge Gravel start
11:30a – Half Marathon & the Dirty Edge Gravel Awards/Raffle and pancakes – Finish Line
Early (until January 1st):
Local time: 11:22 AM
Standard (until March 14):
Late (until May 12):
Entry fee is non-refundable and nontransferable.
30 Days or more prior to the Event: 85% credit of registration fee (excluding UltraSignup fees).
Less than 30 days prior to the Event: No refunds or credit given.
Credits may be applied to any future Gemini Adventures race and will be valid for 12 months.
To request credits, log in to your UltraSignup account, and go to Registration History. Select Edit for the event, and scroll to the bottom of the page where Cancel Registration is linked. Follow the prompts.