Texas Switchback Trail Race


May 13, 2023 at 7:00 AM

Texas Switchback Trail Race

359 Ulrich Road

Johnson City TX, 78636


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Entry Fee $50
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 10K
  • 13.1M
  • 26.2M

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 500

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 90%

First Year of the Event: 2016


Flat Creek Crossing
Ranch Info
Camping/Lodging -plenty of primitive camping (some with fire rings and parking). Trailer and tent camping available near the start line field as well. No RSVP needed. Pay at packet pick up
Post Race Party
​Sorry no pets allowed on course
Racer’s entry fee covered with registration
Visitors Entry Fee-$10
Post Race Food – Big Delicious Taco & BBQ & Adelberts BrewAID STATIONS & CUT OFF TIMES
Aid Station 1 “Wild West” all races – 3.2 mile, (this is also where the 10k splits off from the 1/2 marathon loop)
Aid Station 2 “Horse Spit”(half marathon and marathoners – mi 6.3 and mi 9
LOOP 2 (Marathon only)
Aid Station 1 “Wild West” – mile 16.2
Aid Station 2 “Horse Spit” – mile 19.3 and mi 22
We have a variety of energy gels at each aid station. We will have water and electrolytes as well. Remeber we are cupless, so we won’t have water cups out on the table. Please bring a handheld bottle.
Vehicle access – All aid stations are close to the road and can be accessed. You won’t be able to drive up to the aid stations however and may need to walk up to 1/4 mile from a parking area.
Drop bags.
Marathoners must be through the half marathon by 10:50 am. We will be shutting down the course at 3pm (18min/mile pace for marathon)


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Past Event Dates

Held on May 13, 2023

Held on May 08, 2022

Held on May 08, 2021

Held on May 09, 2020

Held on May 12, 2019

Held on May 12, 2018

Held on May 13, 2017

Held on May 14, 2016

Event Results

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View 2017 Results

View 2016 Results