Saturday, Apr 22, 2023

Carson Canyons Trail Runs

Long Ranch Park

Carson City, NV 30K, 22K, 12K, 6K

Registration closes: Thu, Apr 20 @ 11:59PM

Packet Pick up

There will be no Friday evening runner check in. All runners must check in race morning for bib assignment.

Course descriptions

These are very scenic but challenging runs on some of the most popular trails in Carson City. For more detailed information, please visit our website at www.ascentruns.com.

6K: Figure eight course on jeep road and single track trail in and above Longview Canyon. It is 4 miles in length with close to 900' of climbing.
12K: This is a daiseychain type course. The first mile and a half follows the 6K course then continues to climb up to Kings Canyon and then to the new Lincoln Bypass Trail. Here is where it connects with the 30K and 22K courses heading downhill on Lincoln Bypass and Longview Canyon trail to the finish. The 12K(8 mile) is composed of half jeep road and half single track trail with 1600' of climbing.
22K: The first 1.5 miles of the course are on pavement. From the start runners will head north on Longview Way, crossing Ash Canyon Road and entering onto the V&T Bike path . Just after the housing development, the course turns left onto dirt trail and heads up Ash Canyon to the Ash to Kings Trail and the first aid station. After 5.6 miles on the Ash to Kings Trail, runners will come to Waterfalll Road and the second aid station. The 22K will continue on the Ash to Kings Trail for another 1.8 miles to the junction of Kings Canyon Road and entering onto the Lincoln Bypass Trail. After 2.2 miles on the Bypass Trail runners will come to the third and final aid station. The last 2.3 miles follows the Longview Canyon Trail to the finish back at Long Ranch Park. This course is 14 miles long with 2100' of climbing on mostly single track.
30K: The first 1.5 miles of the course are on pavement. From the start runners will head north on Longview Way, crossing Ash Canyon Road and entering onto the V&T Bike path. Just after the housing development, the course turns left onto dirt trail and takes the long and high way up Ash Canyon to the Ash to Kings Trail and the first aid station. After 5.6 miles on the Ash to Kings Trail, runners will come to Waterfalll Road and the second aid station. From here the 30K diverts from the 22K and head down Waterfall Road for .8 miles turning right onto the North Kings Loop single track and down to the Waterfall Trail parking area. From here the 30K course head back uphill on Kings Canyon Road(dirt road) for 1.3 miles to the Lincoln Bypass Trail. After 2.2 miles on the Bypass Trail runners will come to the third and final aid station. The last 2.3 miles follows the Longview Canyon Trail to the finish back at Long Ranch Park. This course is 18.2 miles long with almost 3000' of climbing on mostly single track.

Registration

22K & 30K Start: 8:00AM
6K & 12K Start: 8:30AM
Registration before 3/27/2022: 6K: $30 | 12K: $40 | 22K: $50| 30K: $60
Registration after 3/26/2022: 6K: $35 | 12K: $45 | 22K: $55 |30K: $65
Race day registration: 6K: $40 | 12K: $50 | 22K: $60 |30K: $70
RACE DAY REGISTRATION ONLY from 6:45AM-7:45AM cash or check only– don’t be late!

Event Location

Long Ranch Park, Carson City

Aid Stations

22K & 30K – There will be 3 A/S’s out on the course.
12K - You will hit the same aid station twice.
6K - there is one aid station.
Aid stations will serve water and other salt/sugar snack type food for refueling. This is a no cups event so every runner must carry a water bottle to refill and receive water at the A/S’s.

Runner Check-in

22K & 30K runner check-in is from 6:45AM-7:45AM. Race start is 8:00AM.

6K & 12K runner check-in is from 6:45AM-8:15AM. Race start is 8:30AM.

All runners must check in prior to the start at Long Ranch Park race morning to receive their bib#. There is no Friday evening check in.

Awards

There will be awards for top 3 overall M&F finishers for each distance. This year's awards will be a pair of Goodr sunglasses thanks to our sponsor Reno Running Company. All finishers, 21 or older, will get a coupon for one free drink at the Fox Brewpub in downtown Carson City.

Directions

Parking

Please park along Longview Way. Avoid the neighborhood side streets if you can Thank you!

Triple Trail Challenge Half Marathon Trail Series

The Carson Canyons Half Marathon is the second of 3 in a half marathon trail series. The other runs in the series include Escape From Prison Hill(EFPH) on April 1st in Carson City and the Silver State Half Marathon on May 20th in Reno. Runners who complete all 3 races will receive a special finishers award.
EFPH - http://www.tahoemtnmilers.org/efph.html
Silver State Half - http://silverstatestriders.com/races/silver-state-5050/​

Local time: 4:07 PM

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