May 6 - 7, 2023
This Event Took Place Sun. May 7, 2023

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 pm-7:00 pm – Packet Pick-Up and Late Registration at Fruita Community Center
7:15 am-8:15 am – Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up at start/finish
8:30 am – Sarlaac Attack 50K start
10:00 am – Women's Gravel Clinic
11:00 am - Group Gravel Ride
12:00 pm - Cut-off for Bruncher award
12:30 pm – Cut-off for Sarlacc Aid Station
1:00 pm - Sarlacc awards ceremony
1:30 pm – Cut-off for Mesa Aid Station
3:30 pm – Sarlacc cut-off for Luncher finish
4:30 pm – Sarlacc cut-off for unofficial finishes
7:00 am-8:15 am – Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up at start/finish
8:30 am – Fruita Trail Half Start
9:00 am – The Dirty Edge Gravel Start
11:30 am – Half Marathon & The Dirty Edge Gravel Awards/Raffle – Finish Line


Early (until January 1st):
Standard (until March 14):
Late (until May 4):
Race Weekend:
Entry fee is non-refundable and nontransferable.

Refund Policy:
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.

Event's current local time: 10:16 PM MT


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