Elk Valley Ultra
Fernie's new high-vert, beautiful and challenging ultra, utilising some of the best, most beautiful and un-raced trails in Fernie, BC.
Racers can choose between 50km Solo or 3 Person Relay, and will enjoy a wide variety of terrain, including steep and rewarding high alpine climbs, backcountry routes, old growth forest, flowy provincial park trails and rewarding views throughout the valley. With 95% single track.
Starting and finishing in the Annex Park next to the Elk River, racers will climb Mt. Fernie, pick their way over to Windy Pass, catch a glimpse of Island Lake Lodge, climb and descend some of Fernie's most infamous bike trails, cruise the Provincial Park, hit the outskirts of Fernie Alpine Resort and cruise home via Mushroom Head/Red Sonja. With cold beer and the cold Elk River awaiting your arrival back to base.
WHAT DO YOU GET?:
Race entry includes an Elk Valley Ultra tri-blend tee, swag bag of goodies, a finishers medal, post-race dinner, finish line Fernie Brewing Co. beers, and fully stocked on-course and finish line aid stations. Plus $5 will go to the Fernie Trails Alliance to go towards Fernie's amazing trail network.
They have a number of accommodation deals available. Please download the Racer Handbook online at www.stagleaprunning.com to see full details.
Post race dinner, beers, music and awards will take place in the Annex Park, to celebrate the awesome day on the trails of Fernie.
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED:
Sorry folks, they sold out quickly this year! They hope to be back in 2018, so be sure to follow their Facebook page to stay up to date on next year's race plans.