At the start
Partner hotel in Richfield, just 5 blocks from the start/finish.
Preview of Dairy Canyon, Trail 84, and the new Faulty and Cairn-Age Trails.
The 2020 50KM course.
Top 2019 Female 1/2 marathon finisher
Spenser rocking the ultra win in 2018
Gary's Shoes provides gift certificates to the male and female winners of each distance
The local Richfield Bottling Plant provides drinks for runners
5 minute video of the 2016 preview run
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Explore wild red rock canyons and primal trails in this unforgettable run. This run links several canyons, dry washes, remote sections of the Paiute ATV Trail systems, and the brand new (2019) Pahvant Mountain Bike Trail System, into a very unique experience. Run up a slot-like red rock canyon, trek atop a packed natural clay fin under colorful hills, power up and speed down remote trails, and catch great vistas along ridgelines. There will be a 25km (approximately 15.7 miles) and a 50km ultra (approximate 31 miles).
The race is located in Richfield, Utah, just a 2 hour 35 minute drive South of the SLC International Airport. Participants receive a long-sleeve tek shirts and awesome finisher medals . Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in each distance division.
Race date is Saturday, September 26th, 2020.
Elevation gains & time limits
* NEW! 25km (15.7 miles). 3097 feet / 944 meters (time limit 6 hours).
* 50km (30.6 miles) 5190 feet / 1582 meters (time limit 12 hours).
See the overview maps below, or the "Course" page for more details.
Note, because of licensing with the Forest Service, we have the 50 miler on hold right now, but with more single track being created in 2020, we may soon have new options to bring it back online..
The brand new Pahvant Trail System completed the first 20 of 100 miles of single track in 2019. Both distances will catch two amazing new single-track mountain bike sections that parallel the previous years course routing. So expect to hit a couple of great new single track trail sections.
2017 Cathedral Canyon Loop (marathon) run-through
An annual 65 mile, 6-person relay race starting at Fishlake and ending in downtown Richfield.
The spectacular lands of the Fishlake National Forest and their permission makes this race possible
Assorted 2018 Race Photos (above)
Click here for 2018 Racer Photos (in Facebook)
One of two obstacles in the glorious Cathedral Canyon
50km race in 2019. Start at 4:15 to view the full 25km route for 2020..
Brave the wildlife! This snake was on the trail above Dairy Canyon in 2019.
Assorted 2019 Race Photos (above)
Clickhere for 2019 Racer Photos (in Facebook)
Hammer provides endurance products for all participating athletes.
CJF helps create good sustainable jobs for disadvantaged young adults in Cambodia through several programs. To support the good work they do, 10% of race profits will be donated to this 501c3 non-profit.