Jul 29, 2023 at 5:00 AM
Entry Fee $90
(Lowest or Early Registration)
Entry Fee 2 $250
(Highest or Late Registration)
Prize Money: no
Starting Elevation: 2140
High Point: 6520
Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 95%
First Year of the Event: 2017
Men's Record: Andy Collin (39) 11:55:28
Women's Record: Katie Adams (29) 15:11:18
Start: Memorial Center, Hope, ID (15 miles from Sandpoint)
Proceed to Trail 444 (Strong Creek) to Top of Roundtop Mtn. and WATER DROP. Stay on Trail 120 to Trestle Creek Road TH (16 miles/1st Exchange) continue to Moose Lake Warming Hut (22 miles/2nd Exchange) and FULL AID STATION. Continue to Moose Lake TH and do Moose Lake Loop counterclockwise. You will go over Moose Mtn, run by Moose Lake and return to Warming Hut (33 miles/3rd Exchange) FULL AID/DROP BAGS. From Hut continue to Lake Darling/Mount Pend Oreille Trail, summit Mt. Pend Oreille then continue to Lunch Peak and down the road to and follow flagging leading you to Trail 526 (45 miles/4th Exchange continue to Junction with Trail 55, HUCKLEBERRY HEAVEN!!!! Take Trail 55 to Trail 57 to Trailhead at Trout Creek Road/FS 232 (52 miles/5th Exchange) and FULL AID STATION WITH 13 HOUR CUTOFF. Continue down FS 232 to and follow markings to (57 miles/6th Exchange) Continue through closed Gate and go to Trestle Creek Road, turn left and go 1.50 miles to finish at the snowmobile parking lot.
TOTAL DISTANCE 100km/62 Miles ELEVATION GAIN 15,000.
Two Full Aid Stations. Two Remote Water drops WELL MARKED. Solo Runners can have 1 drop bag and access to it at Mile 22/33 (Moose Lake Station)
Your First Leg is 16 miles then there are 6 Relay Exchanges with 6 legs of varying distance: 6,11,12,7.3,5.5,and 4.5. Teams will be provided instructions to each exchange point and can crew or give aid ONLY at those points. Relay Teams compete in 1 Division and you can COMBINE LEGS as you wish
CUTOFFS: One. Trout Creek Road, Mile 50 you must be out of Aid Station by 6 p.m.
Trail is runnable at times and sometimes not. Scree and rocks, lots of growth, huckleberries, possible wildlife, some trees to go through, over or around. Some water available from natural sources. Use of some Forest Service roads to connect single track. Relay Exchange areas are easily accessible. Finish is four miles from Lake Pend Oreille.
SOLO RUNNERS: WE WILL SHUTTLE YOUR VEHICLE TO THE FINISH FOR YOU! HOW COOL IS THAT!
MARATHON: This is a 26ish Mile Trail Run in the Cabinet Mountains of North Idaho near SandPoint ID. Single track on an out and back course with over 5500 feet of climbing. Collect a coin at the summit and receive Hoodie and Spade when your done….
Past Event Dates
Held on Jul 29, 2023
Held on Jul 30, 2022
Held on Aug 14, 2021
Held on Aug 15, 2020
Held on Aug 10, 2019
Held on Aug 04, 2018
View 2018 Results