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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Calling All Local Trail Runners:

Escape From Prison Hill, race #2 of the Half Marathon Triple Trail Challenge is just days away. There is also be a 10K and a new 5K distance offered at Escape this year. You can register online at Packet pick up and registration will be held Friday evening from 4-7 PM at Ascent Physical…

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Carson Canyons Half Marathon 2016

What A Day! The entire route was clear and dry for race day and new course records were set by Corey Hansen, Brett Long and Lauren Evans. Both Corey and Brett broke last year’s record. Lauren Evans broke the women’s record with a sub-two hour finish and Annelie Stockton came in just after 2 hours….

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