COVID-19 Precautions

Pre-registration is required through Ultrasignup. There will be no race day registration this season. During check-in, Face coverings must be worn at all times by runners, spectators, event staff and volunteers while in or around the start/finish area. All runners/walkers will be required to answer the COVID-19 Screening Survey Questions, read and sign a Pre-Race…

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That’s A Wrap!

Lauren Williams and Brannon Forrester, winners of Creek2Peak

The Tahoe Dirt&Vert Series finished up strong. Cooler temps lead to two new CR’s at this years #Creek2Peak. Brannon Forrester from Nevada City, CA sets the new men’s CR with a time of 3:16:32. Brannon was on a mission, not even a momma bear and her cub could stop him. 21 miles with 5900’ feet of…

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Get Wild in 2019

Join your fellow wild ones in Ascent’s Wild Winter Roundup on January 5th, 2019. Winter Trail Series Race #3 is always a good ‘ol time in the foothills of McClellan Peak running with the herd. Sign up online or on race day morning before 8:45am. The race starts at 9am. More info here.

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Carson Canyons Update 04/03/18

UPDATE 4/3/18 – The snow is melting quickly on the half marathon course and shouldn’t be a factor on race day. However, there are two other concerns. The first is that repairs are being done to Waterfall Road that leads up to aid station #2 this week and is scheduled to be complete by Friday….

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Carson Canyons Course Update

03/30/17 – Looks like it will be plan B for the half marathon course. This option has just as much vertical and will be just as much fun, but will avoid the deeper snow sections. The route will consist of jeep road and single track, pass by and above a waterfall, feature spectacular views of…

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BE BOLD – Run in the Cold! It’s the Winter Trail Series!

View from Ash Canyon in Winter.

A new course for the Cold Turkey run will kick off the first of 5 trail runs in the 8th Annual Winter Trail Series presented by Ascent Runs. These casual runs were created to keep runners and walkers motivated through the winter months and also as a way to supplement your winter training. This series…

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