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Mountain RATS 50K

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36.1 mile 58.1 kilometer loop
87% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 6,414' 1,955 m
Descent: -6,414' -1,955 m
High: 9,138' 2,785 m
Low: 6,613' 2,016 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 34% (19°)

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The course for the Mountain RATS 50K for the town of Eagle's Septemberfest Fall Music and Beer Festival.

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A rugged 34 miles on the stunning mountain trails in Eagle, Colorado.

Description

Come celebrate fall in the mountains with a trail running challenge! An exciting day of festival fun and adventure on the trails near Eagle, Colorado. With the start/finish line right in the heart of Eagle's new fall festival, Septemberfest, friends and family can enjoy themselves while you push yourself in the rugged mountain race. After testing yourself on the trails, relax with a beer, hot meal, or just sit and listen to live music. Racers can choose from a Half Marathon, Trail Marathon, or 50K.

The host hotel for the weekend will be the AmericInn in Eagle; be sure to mention the race to receive a special rate. Our packet pickup and start/finish area will be well provided for by our awesome sponsors – Color Coffee Roasters and Bonfire Brewing.

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Sep 8, 2018
Katie Mika
35.2mi — 9h 50m

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The World's Greatest. A rocky section along the Middle Layer Loop.
Apr 22, 2017 near Eagle, CO
The reason for the trail's name. A no longer in use pipeline runs to the right of the trail.
Apr 20, 2017 near Eagle, CO
A small waterfall just below a natural spring.
Apr 22, 2017 near Gypsum, CO
Down lower, the trail gets quite rutted and dusty.
Apr 22, 2017 near Eagle, CO
A stream crossing on the 'Pipeline' section.
Apr 20, 2017 near Eagle, CO

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