Into the wild
Shut up and run
...More well known runs:
Bighorn Trail Run 18 miler twice, 50K once
Antelope Island 25k once, 50K once
Uncle Joe 50K
There are getting to be more and more shorter distance trail runs in Montana--Thats good!
Elkhorn--how was that? I'm thinking about that for next summer.I've really been doing road running this year but want to get back to the trails next year.
"Able to function despite imminent catastrophe"
"To obtain the air that angels breathe you must come to Tahoe"--Mark Twain
"The most common question from potential entrants is 'I do not know if I can do this' to which I usually answer, 'that's the whole point'.--Paul Charteris, Tarawera Ultramarathon RD.
√ Tahoe Rim Trail 100M 19/20 July 2014
Georgia Death Race 14 March 2015
Boston Marathon 20 April 2015
Since my OP, I can add:
Grand Teton Trail Marathon (WY) 2008
Goblin Valley 50K (UT) 2008
Grand Island Trail Marathon (MI), 2009
Let's see . . . .
Forest Park 50k (Portland, OR) - First ultra. DFL, but I finished!
Siskiyou Out Back (SOB) 50k (Ashland, OR) - DNF
Susanville Rails to Trails Marathon (Susanville, CA) - Finished, but had terrible hip flexor problems
Desert High 30k (Ridgecrest, CA) - Loved this run. Beautiful.
Redwood Park 30k (Oakland, CA) - Loved this run, last 6 miles are brutal
Siskiyou Out Back (Ashland, OR) - Totally kicked a$$ (well, for me) on this. (See avatar)
Big Sur Trail Marathon (Big Sur, CA) - 09/26
Desert High 50k (Ridgecrest, CA) - 12/06
Leslie Living and Running Behind the Redwood Curtain -------------
2015 Wish List:
Jan 31 - Clam Beach Run (8 3/4 mile); April 4 - Peterson Ridge Rumble (40m); June 20 & 21 - Double FatAss 50k; July 25 & 26 - Lake of Death 24 Hour; Oct 10 - Dick Collins Firetrails 50.
"The farther you go outside, the farther you go inside." (Unknown) Ultrarunnerpodcast
Trail Runner Nation
Stinson Beach Marathon (CA) - Start on the beach and climb up the side of Mt Tamalpais and into Muir Woods.
Jay Mountain "Half" Marathon (19-mi) (VT) - One of the "Ultimate XC" races. Creek running 101.
Black Mountain Marathon (NC) - Great course and finisher's supper.
Jay Mountain "Marathon" (34-mi) (VT) - DNF at the Half.
Moose Mountain Marathon (MN) - Along the Superior Trail. Beautiful.
Ultmate XC Moab 50K (UT) - Slick rock and cactus. Awesome. Great hiking the next day in Nat'l Parks.
Twisted Ankle Trail Marathon (Georgia, May 2009)
Chattooga River 50K (South Carolina, June 2009)