Dugway Trail and Ultra Run


Oct 02, 2021 at 7:00 AM

Dugway Trail and Ultra Run

Dugway Proving Ground

Dugway UT, 84022


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Entry Fee $30
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $75
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 10K
  • 13.1M
  • 30K
  • 50K
  • 5K

Type: Ultra

Participant Limit: 250

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 95%

First Year of the Event: 2013


Dugway Trail & Ultra run for 2021 are adding back the 50K, 30K, and 1/2 Marathon in addition to the 10K, 10K Military Team, and 5K runs. We still must remain steadfast in our safety efforts to ensure our community and visitors are safe from the Coronavirus.
Military Team competition (4 Person Teams) will run 10K and the places of each individual will determine what place the overall team receives. Team awards for the top 3 teams. THIS RUN IS A CUP-LESS EVENT.

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.”
Jim Ryun

Limited Number of Participants
Participation numbers have been limited to 250 runners. Those who have pre-registered will be pre-screened for entrance to race site. Day of registration, runners must provide legal proof of identity with photo (drivers license, passport, official government I.D.) and will have background checks done at the front gate prior to entrance onto Dugway Proving Ground.

Race Categories
Men’s and Women’s – All Distances
Under 16
Military Team (4 Person Teams) 10K

Course Description
The 7th Annual Dugway Trail & Ultra Run gives runners a unique opportunity to participate in a 5K, 10K, 1/2 Marathon, 30K, and 50K ultra run, and 10K Military Team Challenge on the grounds of Dugway Proving Ground, Utah Army Installation. The desert trail offers an abundance of elevation changes with rocky, soft sand, and desert ground terrain with a gain of (10K 1475 ft., 1/2 Marathon 2945 ft., 30K 3968 ft., and 50k 6002 ft). The course is primarily single track trail with some connecting dirt roads. Part of the trail follows wild mustang trails and views of golden eagles nests along the route.

Installation Entrance Information
“Since Dugway Proving Ground (DPG) is a U.S. Army military installation, all registrants entering DPG will be subject to an advance background check before being allowed to enter DPG to participate in the “Dugway Trail & Ultra Run ”. Any person who has a background check that reveals adverse information (e.g., outstanding arrest warrant, record of felony conviction, or any other information that might create a security risk on DPG) may be excluded from DPG and not allowed to enter and race. Questions may be referred to the DPG MWR point of contact.”

Front Gate Requirments
Come early! A minimum of 45 minutes, as the process getting on the installation could take a little time and all participants and visitors need to have patience. As with all Army Installations, U.S. official I.D.’s are required (Drivers License, etc.) at the front gate. If you are driving in, a personal I.D., car registration, and vehicle insurance are required. Anyone with any type of warrants will be stopped and held at the front gate and not allowed on the installation.

Camping / Lodging Available
Pre or Post event lodging is available at Dugway. The Coyote Cove Campground is a dry camp area for both tents or trailers for $8 per night. Showers and bathrooms available at Shocklee Fitness Center on Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Porta-Potties will be available at the campsite. Camping Reservations 435-831-2705. The IHG Desert Lodge Hotel is a full service hotel and will cost $69 per night. Hotel Reservations 435-831-6500

Raffle Prizes
Don’t lose your raffle numbers in your race day packets. Great stuff will be raffled off to the lucky winners


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Past Event Dates

Held on Oct 02, 2021

Held on Oct 03, 2020

Held on Oct 12, 2019

Held on Oct 13, 2018

Held on Oct 14, 2017

Held on Oct 15, 2016

Held on Oct 10, 2015

Held on Oct 11, 2014

Held on Oct 12, 2013