The 50-mile out-and-back course takes racers through the historic mining district on the east side of Leadville. Primarily on dirt roads, first set by miners and their burros, it will begin at the Cloud City Ski Hut (located just below Colorado Mountain College on Hwy 24 on the South end of Leadville). None of the roads used will be closed to vehicle traffic, so please use caution. The route will take runners by and between many grand and historic gold and silver mines.
There is an 8 hour and 15 minute time limit and an aid station cut-off at
• 12:50pm- Stumptown (24.4 miles)
• 2:20 pm- Printer Boy Inbound (35.3 miles)
• 4:20 pm- Finish Line (50 miles)
There will be five well-supplied aid stations along course.
Outbound Printer Boy Outbound – Mile 14
Rock Garden – Mile 18
Stumptown – Mile 24.4
Rock Garden Inbound- Mile 32
Printer Boy Inbound – Mile 36
Aid stations will offer: Water GU Roctane, GU gels Assorted foods including bananas, figs, pretzels, chips, M&M’s, PB&Js, etc.
Please note: Due to safety restrictions on the course wheelchair participation is not permitted.