15k runners will start with THE 30K RUNNERS and run out cheeseboro canyon trail TO SHEPHERD'S FLAT. RIGHT ON SHEEP CORRAL AND UP TO THE RIDGE. RUNNERS WILL HEAD BACK DOWN TO CHEESEBORO CANYON TRAIL VIA THE RIDGE CONNECTOR TRAIL. One last climb up palo comado to the rolling hills of modelo ridge trail before RETURNING TO THE FINISH with a fast descent.
Course maps available below
Click the Race Course Map below for the distance you are interested in. You will be redirected to the Ride with GPS website where you will be able to view the course map (zoom in/out), see the elevation profile and read turn by turn directions. There is an option to export the course files directly from the website too.
AID STATION LOCATIONS TBD
Three Full Aid Stations on course.
The Race Course will be open for 9 Hours.
Sunrise is at 6:21 am and Sunset is at 4:49 pm on November 10. So you may want to start your race with a headlamp.
Trail Running events in Southern California & beyond
the 50k race course will run out cheeseboro canyon trail to shepherd's flat. turn left heading up to china flat via sheep corral & palo comado trails. after completing the china flat~simi peak loop, all runners will descend albertson motorway to the aid station. for one independent loop on the lang ranch open space trails ~ meadow vista trail, hidden canyon trail and lang ranch ridge trail. AID WILL BE AT THE BOTTOM OF ALBERTSON MOTORWAY along with your drop bag if you packed one. once you have completed your loop, you will climb back up albertson motorway to china flat and back down palo comado, across sheep corral to dead cow and back on palo comado. up modelo, across cheeseboro ridge ( because we know how much you love it). then back on sheep corral to cheeseboro canyon in reverse to modelo for an AWESOME DOWNHILL FAST FINISH!!!
30K RUNNERS WILL BE STARTING THEIR RACE WITH THE 15K RUNNERS AND FOLLOW THE FIRST 9.7 MILES WITH THEM. 30K RUNNERS WILL RETURN TO THE START AREA AFTER 9.7 MILES TO REFUEL, REHYDRATE AND HEAD BACK OUT FOR THEIR REMAINING 9 MILES. HEADING OUT, YOU'LL CLIMB UP MODELO TRAIL TO PALO COMADO. UP PALO COMADO TO SMOKETREE & DOUBLETREE TRAILS. PALO COMADO AGAIN and THEN TURN AROUND AT DEAD COW. HEADing BACK TO THE START/FINISH AREA via modelo FOR A DOWNHILL FINISH.
32 miles - 4489' elevation gain
starts at 6:30 am ~ 9 hour time limit
18.7 miles - 2294' elevation gain
starts at 7:00 am ~ 9 hour time limit
10k runners will run out cheeseboro canyon trail for three miles before turning around and climbing up palo comado to the rolling hills of modelo ridge trail before RETURNING TO THE FINISH with a fast descent. congratulations ~ you've just completed the first ever 10K race at No Name 5030!!!