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Two Peaks (50mile,50k,30k,10k)

November 10 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 pm UTC+0

Distances: 

30k

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50k

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50 mile

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Race Information:

Where:

ATTENTION: Due to the CARR Fire- the original course has been modified.  All distances will be taking place- it will just be altered courses.   Given the damage in Whiskeytown from the fires- we unfortunately WILL NOT have access to Whiskeytown and the NPS.  The entire course will now be taking place on BLM in Swasey Rec Area.  

 

Swasey Recreation Area & Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

Swasey Map  Link Swasey Trail Map

Whiskeytown Map:   Link to Whiskeytown Trail Map

 

Race Details:

ATTENTION: Due to the CARR Fire- the original course has been modified.  All distances will be taking place- it will just be altered courses.   Given the damage in Whiskeytown from the fires- we unfortunately WILL NOT have access to Whiskeytown and the NPS.  The entire course will now be taking place on BLM in Swasey Rec Area.  

 

Adventure on the trails await in the first ever Trail Race hitting Swasey Rec Area on and around Mule Mountain and dropping you into the vast and amazing trails of Whiskeytown Lake. We have something for all levels:

50 Mile: You will perform 2 Loops around Swasey.  Each loop consists of about 3,500ft elevation gain.

50k: with around 4,500ft of elevation gain, we will take you through the beautiful singletrack trails of Swasey, summit Mule Mountain and challenge yourself on some epic trail.

30k: with around 3,000ft of elevation gain, challenge yourself with the climb up to Mule Mountain, beautiful singletrack along the Princess Ditch Trail and exploring all that Swasey has to offer

10k: with around 600ft of elevation gain, this makes for a fast but still challenging trail. Staying within Swasey Rec Area- you will find yourself on beautiful singletrack and some hills to brag about one you get to the finish.

Registration Info and Prices:

50 Miler: (race branded arm sleeves included)

  • $95 (until June 30th) 
  • $105 (July 1 – Sept 30th)
  • $110 (Oct 1 – Oct 26)
  • $115 ( Oct 27 – race day)

50k: (race branded arm sleeves available for purchase at checkout)

  • $75 (until June 30th)
  • $85 (July 1 – Oct 26th)
  • $95 (Oct 7 – race day)

30k: (race branded arm sleeves available for purchase at checkout)

  • $60 (until June 30th)
  • $70 (July 1 – Oct 26)
  • $80 (Oct 27 – race day)

10k: (race branded arm sleeves available for purchase at checkout)

  • $35 (until June 30th)
  • $45 (July 1 – Oct 26)
  • $55 (Oct 27 – race day)
Check in & Bib Pickup Details:
When: Friday, November 9th: 3pm – 6:30pm

Where: WildCard Brewery Tied House

  • 1321 Butte St #140, Redding, CA 96001

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Start Times:

50 mile: 7:00am

50k: 7:30am

30k: 8:00am

10k: 8:30am

Course Description:

ATTENTION: Due to the CARR Fire- the original course has been modified.  All distances will be taking place- it will just be altered courses.   Given the damage in Whiskeytown from the fires- we unfortunately WILL NOT have access to Whiskeytown and the NPS.  The entire course will now be taking place on BLM in Swasey Rec Area.  

10k:

  • From the Start you will run down the road and get on the Mule Mountain Trail.  About mile 2.75 you will connect to an intersection that you take RIGHT back towards Delano Rd.  About mile 3.35 you take a LEFTon Meiner’s Loop trail.  You will take the trail until it meets Escalator Trail and you will take a RIGHT to continue on Meiner’s Loop.  You will then keep LEFT onto Wintu Trail and take Wintu Trail all the way to the Finish

30k:

  • From the Start you will run down to Delano Rd and take a RIGHT to continue on Delano Rd for the first mile.  You will then take a sharp LEFT to get onto Meiner’s Loop Trail heading back in the direction you came. This will continue for about half a mile where you then keep RIGHT onto Mule Mountain Trail.  You will follow Mule Mountain Trail until around mile 3.65 where you take Terminator UP.  You will then reach Mule Mountain Pass where you take a sharp LEFT and follow Mule Ridge Tail to the Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (Mile 5.75)  You then proceed on Mule Ridge Trail DOWN to Princess Ditch Trail.  You will continue on Princess Ditch Trail until you take a RIGHT onto Cosmos Way and head back UP to Mule Ridge Trail.  Once you reach the top of Cosmos you will take a LEFT onto Mule Ridge Trail back to Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (Mile 14.75).  From the AS- continue to Mule Mountain Pass.  You then make a sharp RIGHT and head DOWN Terminator.  You will then continue STRAIGHT to Delano Rd and proceed to Finish

50k:

  • From the Start you will run down to the trailhead and take Mule Mountain Trail.  You will take Mule Mountain Trail  UP Terminator to Mule Mountain Pass.  You will continue onto Mule Mountain Loop Trail that will take you to the Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (mile 6) You then proceed on Mule Ridge Trail DOWN to Princess Ditch Trail.  You will continue on Princess Ditch Trail until you take a RIGHT onto Cosmos Way and head back UP to Mule Ridge Trail.  Once you reach the top of Cosmos you will take a LEFT onto Mule Ridge Trail back to Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (Mile 15)  Keep the climbing going and head UP Summit Trail to the top of Mule Mountain!  Take in the views and then head back down to the Aid Station (mile 17.65).  From there proceed back down Mule Ridge Trail towards Princess Ditch Trail for round 2.  You will continue on Princess Ditch Trail until you take a RIGHT onto Cosmos Way and head back UP to Mule Ridge Trail.  Once you reach the top of Cosmos you will take a LEFT onto Mule Ridge Trail back to Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (Mile 25.65) After leaving Aid Station head onto Mule Ridge Trail to Mule Mountain Pass.  Take a RIGHT onto Escalator and take it down where you will proceed STRAIGHT onto Meiner’s Loop.  Keep STRAIGHT onto Wintu Trail and you will take it to the Finish.

50mile: 2 Loops

  • From the Start you will run down to the trailhead and take Mule Mountain Trail.  You will take Mule Mountain Trail  UP Terminator to Mule Mountain Pass.  You will continue onto Mule Mountain Loop Trail that will take you to the Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (mile 6) Leaving the Aid Station you will head UP the Summit Trail to the top of Mule Mountain!  Take in the view and head back DOWN to the Aid Station (Mile 7.75) You then proceed on Mule Ridge Trail DOWN to Princess Ditch Trail.  You will continue on Princess Ditch Trail until you take a RIGHT onto Cosmos Way and head back UP to Mule Ridge Trail.  Once you reach the top of Cosmos you will take a LEFT onto Mule Ridge Trail back to Aid Station at Black Bear Pass (Mile 16.75)  As you leave the Aid Station take Mule Mountain Loop Trail back to Mule Mountain Pass.  Continue STRAIGHT onto Escalator and take it down where you will proceed STRAIGHT onto Meiner’s Loop.  Keep STRAIGHT onto Wintu Trail and you will take it to the Finish of Lap 1.  Refuel and then do the same for a second time until you reach the Finish!
Course Map
50 Mile:

Updated Course- 2 Loops

 

 

50k:

Updated Course

 

30k:

 

 

10k:

 

Elevation Profile:

50 Mile:    Elevation Gain: 3,484ft per loop (6,968ft total)

Elevation Loss: 3,484ft per loop (6,968ft total) about

 

50k: Elevation Gain: 4,445ft  Elevation Loss: 4,435ft

30k: Elevation Gain: 3,028   Elevation Loss: 3,035ft

 

10k: Elevation Gain: 600ft  Elevation Loss: 600ft

 

Aid Station Info:

Full Aid station food will include: water, trail mix, pretzels, potato chips, oreos, pb&j, m&m’s, tangerines, mike & ike’s, gummi bears, bananas, Tailwind, Salt Tabs, coke, mountain dew, ginger ale

50 Mile: 7 Aid Stations (2 locations)

50k: 4 Aid Stations

30k: 2 Aid Stations

10k:  NA

STR Goes Cupless! In an effort to do our part in minimizing waste on and off the trails there will no longer be paper cups for water/soda/tailwind use but you will need to carry your own cup and/or water bottle to utilize at each aid station. It’s lightweight, easy to hold, reusable and collapsible so you can tuck it almost anywhere.

Time Limit Per Distance

50 Miler: 13hrs to Finish ( done by 8pm)

Parking Info Directions:

 

Post-Race Info:

Details to come

 

Awards:

Finsher Medals made by Elevation Culture. 

Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female of each distance will be awarded a Custom Trophy

1st Place Male and 1st Place Female at 50mile, 50k and 30k will also receive $50 Gift Certificate from Altra Running!

Course Records:

First year of race so lets see what we can do!

Race Apparel/Swag:

Two Peaks Branded Arm Sleeves 

 

50 Miler: Included in Registration

50k/30k/10k: available at checkout for $25

Finish Stainless Steel Pint:

50 Miler/50k: Included in Registration

30k/10k: May purchase for $5

Start and Finish Site:
Sponsors

Refund Policy

Entry fees to STR runs are non-refundable. With advanced notice, we will transfer 100% of your entry fee if you reach out to us up to TWO WEEKS prior to the event.  You will be able to transfer 50% of your entry fee from TWO WEEKS up to 96hrs of the event.  You must utilize the tranfer fee within 12 months to another STR Event.

If the race is cancelled due to Mother Nature- your entry fee will be rolled over to the following year.

  Please email shastatrailruns@gmail.com 

Details

Date:
November 10
Time:
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Swasey Recreational Area
Redding, CA 96001 + Google Map

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Race Location
Swasey Recreation Area

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