Solitude

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Solitude

We return to Solitude for a second race on July 31st. Our first race back in June was an awesome adventure snow. This adventure will be among the beautiful single track that flows thru canopies of quaking aspens and wildflowers in bloom.

Registration begins at 5 P.M. by the Last Chance Lodge (start/finish) 
Race begins at 6:30 P.M. by the Last Chance Lodge. 
Raffle give away after the race finishes.

Note: we are cupless. Water Jugs at Start/Finish. Bring a hydration pack/bottle OR get a free flask when you register online (see photo).

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. REGISTER ONSITE TONIGHT FOR $30 . REGISTRATION DESK OPENS AT 5 PM

Next Time Register for the race online and receive your choice of a mug, hydration flask or coaster (online registrants only)


Race Course

Update 7-28-19

Short Course 4.8 miles miles 783 ft Elevation Gain

Click for Solitude Trail Map that includes trail names

Start on Raptor Loop and follow Down & Out Tr. to Serenity Tr. Take Serenity switchbacks, continue straight onto and climb up and down Queen Bess Tr., right on Raptor road, at Roundhouse Lodge turn right on new trail (not shown on Solitude map) that climbs up to top of Moonbeam express, short jog down road, right on Raptor Road, left on Kruzr Connect, left on Kruzr Trail back down to base, 1 loop around base area/grass to Finish.

Note: This is essentially the same short course we’ve run for years with the addition of the Queen Bess section which is a beautiful section of single track and the newly built trail that starts near the Round House Lodge.

Long Course 8.1 miles miles 1394 ft Elevation Gain

Click for Solitude Trail Map that includes trail names

Start on Raptor Loop and follow Down & Out Tr. to Serenity Tr.. Take Serenity switchbacks, continue straight onto and climb up and down Queen Bess Tr. , right on Raptor road. At Roundhouse Lodge turn right on new trail that climbs up to top of Moonbeam express, short jog down road, right on Raptor Road, continue past Kruzr Connect (Short Course turn off) climb Raptor Road up onto Kruzr Trail thru beautiful meadow, short climb thru trees. At junction stay straight on Kruzr Trail (right goes to Lake Solitude) Stay on Kruzr for awhile, left on Lookout Tr., left on Raptor Road, right on single track (upper portion of Serenity),.At junction of Serenity and Queen Bess turn right down Serenity Trail, onto and up Down and Out (retrace the start of the course in the opposite direction), 1 loop around base area/grass to Finish.

Note: The majority of this course is on beautiful single track. There’s a short steep portion of dirt road but besides that it’s all runnable. Enjoy!

Directions

 

Directions

Solitude is located in Big Cottonwood Canyon. Big Cottonwood Canyon begins at Fort Union Blvd and Wasatch Blvd. Continue up Big Cottonwood Canyon 10 miles to reach Solitude Resort. Park in Entrance#2 (Solitude Village), walk thru village to ski lift base, look right and you’ll see everyone. See you soon! 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Rd, Solitude, UT 84121