5 Peaks Alberta Powderface
Yep, the 5 Peaks Big Kahuna. This is an Alberta favourite, a classic, the one that started it all and a ‘must-do’ for any trail runner. The Powderface 42 serves up 44.4km (bonus!) and 1671 metres of elevation gain on some wickedly beautiful K-Country singletrack. 5 Peaks also offers up a 21.6 km half marathon distance as well with half the elevation, you know... cause trail marathons aren't exactly a walk in the park! There are only 150 spots total so make sure you register early before it sells out! Bear spray is highly recommended in this bear country!
Training For a Race? Try This Challenge
Training for a race? Take on the West Coast Trail Challenge and use the power of team accountability to help you stay motivated!
During the West Coast Trail virtual team challenge your team of 1 – 4 people will work together and take a 75 km (47 mi) journey along one of the most popular/scenic hikes in the world!
Each time anyone on your team runs, walks, or hikes your team advances along an interactive map towards the finish.
Your team members can be located anywhere in the world!
Unlock special badges and earn an embroidered finisher’s patch as you make your way along the trail.
The West Coast Trail virtual challenge is built for everyone. Start the challenge anytime, your team time doesn’t begin until you start your team clock.
Use the leaderboard to compare your time to teams that have completed the challenge in the past. Or, set your own goal and complete the challenge at your own pace!
Sign up and earn your finisher's patch today! Get Challenge Info
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