Zane Grey High Line Trail

Apr 29, 2017 at 5:00 AM

Zane Grey High Line Trail

Payson AZ, 87777

USA

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Entry Fee $85
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no

Distance(s):

  • 50K
  • 50M

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 150

Starting Elevation: 5500

High Point: 7000

Men's Record: 2660 n. Corte Canyon Del Salto, : 85749

Description: Regarded as the toughest, roughest and most beautiful 50 mile trail runs in the country. It runs point-to-point along the Highline trail from Pine to Christopher Creek, Arizona. The Highline Trail dates back more than 100 years to the 1870’s, when trails were built below the Mogollon Rim in Central Arizona to connect the homesteads to early settlers and pioneers. The beauty of the area is overwhelming. The four miles just east of Christopher Creek are thought by many to be the most beautiful section of this scenic trail. The trail, which lies entirely in the Tonto National Forest and runs from just south of Pine, AZ to several miles east of the town of Christopher Creek, was designated a National Recreation Trail in 1979. The Forest Service and many volunteers including several runners have worked countless hours over the years to restore, maintain, clear and mark this scenic and historic trail.

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Held on Apr 29, 2017

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