Silverton Alpine Marathon

Aug 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM

Silverton Alpine Marathon

Greene & 18th Street

Silverton CO, 81433


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Entry Fee $65
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $90
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 26.2M
  • 50K

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 400

Starting Elevation: 9318

High Point: 12930

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 50%

Men's Record: 4:14:29 Brendan Trimboli (50K, 2014)

Masters Men Record: 4:33:57 Erich Owen (50K, 2014)

Women's Record: 5:04:23 Leila Degrave (50K, 2013)

Masters Women Record: 5:13:03 Rhonda Claridge (50K, 2012)

Description: 50 Kilometer and Marathon (~26.7 Mile) loop in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The course follows the “Alpine Loop” jeep roads past the ghost mining towns of Howardsville, Eureka, Animas Forks and Gladstone. High point is California Pass at 12,930 feet! Follows Alpine Loop mining road counter-clockwise linking historic mining ghost towns, Howardsville, Eureka, Animas Forks & Gladstone. High point is 12,930 ft atop California Pass. Low point is Silverton at 9,318ft. Total vertical gain is 3,800 for the marathon and 4,400 for the 50k. The 50K runners will complete an out and back to Niagara Gulch before joining the Marathon course.


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Event Dates

Held on Aug 18, 2018

Held on Aug 19, 2017

Held on Aug 20, 2016

Held on Aug 22, 2015

Held on Aug 23, 2014

Held on Aug 24, 2013

Held on Aug 25, 2012

Held on Aug 27, 2011

Held on Aug 28, 2010

Held on Aug 29, 2009

Held on Aug 25, 2007

Held on Aug 01, 2006

Held on Aug 27, 2005

Held on Aug 28, 2004