Race starts at Warm Springs Plaza (elevation 5,894' ft) goes immediately up the legendary Warm Springs ski run. The initial climb taunts you as you push for relief on Roundhouse Lane traversing the mountain before reaching the Roundhouse Restaurant (7,727’ ft). There will be an aid station at the saddle, prepare you for your summit push.
Pass Roundhouse Restaurant (elevation 7,727' ft), head towards a much needed mini-descent to Broadway service road. At this point, you'll se Bald Mountain looming above you, instead of turning left for Seattle Ridge Day Lodge, take a right to access the stunning Bald Mountain Ridge.
Now the real fun begins, you'll push the Bald Mountain ridge with amazing views in all directions. Once you reward yourself, summting Bald Mountain (9,150' ft), you will pass Lookout Restaurant, there will be another aid station here, you'll begin a world class descent down Bald Mountain Trail, the trail consists of super cruisey, fun, single track, loose & steep sections do exist. Incredible views of the greater Sun Valley area.
Singletrack descent on the Roundhouse Connector trail to the Bald Mountain Trail. As you descend the Bald Mountain trail through big Aspen groves and pine trees, you'll see views of both base areas and the mountain town of Ketchum, descending on amazing single track. A brief service road traverse will bring you to the Warm Springs trail, a cruisy, shaded 8% singletrack descent crossing back and forth under the famous Challanger chairlift toward the Warm Springs base area where you started. As you approach the base area, you'll hear the music and good times bumping as you near the finish line, back where you started. Please stay on marked & established trails at all times, be courteous of your day hikers out enjoying nature on the same trails.
**course subject to change as necessary
**Every competitor is subject to a strict cut-off time, at top of Lookout Restaurant, of 3 hours
8:00 AM REGISTRATION
10:00 AM RACE START
2:00 PM AWARDS
ALL DAY: VENDOR VILLAGE
AFTER PARTY: TBD
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1 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353