Jun 10, 2023 at 6:00 AM

Golden Gate Dirty 30

Crawford Gulch Rd

Black Hawk CO, 80422


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Entry Fee $155
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $175
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 50K

Series: Dirty 30 Trail Race Series

Type: Ultra

Participant Limit: 397

Starting Elevation: 7500

High Point: 9500

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2009

Men's Record: M: 4:30:48

Masters Men Record: MM: 5:17:46

Women's Record: W: 5:30:37

Masters Women Record: MW: 5:50:06


Golden Gate Dirty 30. Mountain trail running race in beautiful Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Black Hawk, CO. 50K race with 98% single-track trail, single-loop course through pristine forests, grassy meadows, aspen groves, and rocky ridges with snow-capped views of the Continental Divide. 7,500 ft. of gain and loss in the 50K race between 7,500 and 9,400 ft elevation. The Dirty 30 is so much more than just a race.  It is a 5-month journey that includes a training plan created by David Roche, a strength training program, Happy Hour events (live and virtual), course preview runs trail workdays all followed by the most amazing post-race party.  Meal,  interactive EXPO, massage, beer, fun awards ceremony, band, and more. This race supports, encourages, and inspires first-time ultra runners with its fun Sisu Award.  We reserve 50% entries and 50% of the start line for women.  This race draws a competitive field, and it creates a fun, supportive community for everyone.  Come join us, you will be glad you did.


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Past Event Dates

Held on Jun 10, 2023

Held on Jun 03, 2022

Held on Jun 12, 2021

Held on May 30, 2020

Held on Jun 01, 2019

Held on Jun 02, 2018

Held on Jun 03, 2017

Held on Jun 04, 2016

Held on May 30, 2015

Held on May 31, 2014

Held on Jun 01, 2013

Held on Jun 02, 2012

Held on Jun 04, 2011

Held on Jun 05, 2010

Held on Jun 06, 2009