This is a point to point 50k from Old Fort to Montreat using classic trails such as Old Mitchell Toll Road
, Heartbreak Ridge Trail
, Star Gap Trail
, and Graybeard Trail
Features: Fall Colors — Lake — River/Creek — Spring — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: No Dogs
Five aid stations located at miles 2.5, 8.5, 14.5, 16.5, and 21.
The course begins at the entrance of Jarrett Creek Road - FSR 4030
off of Curtis Creek Road in Old Fort, NC. The course will follow Jarrett Creek Road - FSR 4030
to Star Gap Trail
, then takes a right onto Heartbreak Ridge Trail
as it climbs its way to the Old Mitchell Toll Road
, afterward heading down the trail to Graybeard Trail
and the awesome graybeard swtichbacks. You'll run out and back to the summit of Graybeard, then take the super awesome technical descent off West Ridge Trail
and Big Piney Ridge Trail
into Montreat and the finish!