Cave Creek Thriller

Cave Creek Thriller
Date Oct 2024 (TBD)
Distance 5k, 50k, Ultra, 24k, 11k
Course Type Trail


Race Information

The Cave Creek Thriller plays host to 4 different distances with the 50K and 24K options exploring the Maricopa Trail in point-to-point races before finishing inside Cave Creek Regional Park. The 11K and 5K distances stay entirely within Cave Creek Regional Park on hilly and pristine mountain trails. Portions of the trail are steep, rocky, and entirely exposed to the sun with great views of the expansive Sonoran Desert.


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