Alta

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Alta

Our LAST RACE of the 2019 Season is this coming Wednesday, August 14th at Alta Ski Area. Come out and Celebrate the Wonderful Season we’ve all shared. We finish the season on the classic course through the wild flowers up thru Albion Basin to Cecret Lake.

Register onsite tonight at Alta 5pm (online registration closed)

Race Course

Same Course that we ran in July. No Water on Course .

Course: Starting at the Wildcat Base, follow the rope tow road up past and under the Albion Grill (traditional start and finish), climb a mile through Albion Basin to Alf's Restaurant. Then a three mile loop starts from Alf’s up to Cecret Lake and back down the service road to Alf's. After completing the 3 mile loop , the short course will head down to the start/finish in the Wildcat area. The Long Course will complete the 3 mile loop 2 times and then will head back down to start/finish.
Updated Course Lengths( reflecting additional 1.2 miles)

Short Course 5.6 miles 1400ft Elevation Gain. (complete 1 upper loop). It’s the same course as seen in the Garmin Connect file on this page except the short course only does 1 upper loop. The Garmin Connect file shows the Long Course which completes 2 upper loops.

Long Course 8.6 miles 2110ft Elevation Gain ( complete 2 upper loops)

 

Directions

 

Directions

Alta is located at the end of Little Cottonwood Canyon. About 8.5 miles from the mouth of the canyon. Park in Entrance #1 Wildcat Base. Registration and Start is shortly down the dirt road in front of the Goldminer’s Daughter Restaurant. Click here for driving directions.