Continental Divide Trail Run

Continental Divide Trail Run
Date Aug 2023 (TBD)
Distance 50k, Ultra, 16mi
Course Type Trail

Race Information

Start/Finish will be at the base of Steamboat Ski Area, on the grass between Burgess Creek and Torian Plum.

The 16 mile race has over 3,500 ft. of elevation gain, with the high point on the course at 10,420 ft. Rough estimates for the 50K are 5,000 ft. of elevation gain, with much of the distance covered at or above 10,000 ft.

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