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XTERRA Black Canyon Trail Run Half Marathon

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13.9 mile 22.3 kilometer point to point
93% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 1,792' 546 m
Descent: -1,702' -519 m
High: 2,513' 766 m
Low: 1,760' 537 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 21% (12°)

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Trail shared by Shannon Lindner

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Shannon Lindner

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Overview

The series finale is not the event to miss. With lots of climbing, river crossings, sandy beaches, and endless singletrack, this course has something for everyone.

Description

This is a point-to-point half marathon course. The race starts off of Table Mesa Road and follows the Black Canyon Trail to Black Canyon City and Rock Springs Cafe. Along the way, there are 4 aid stations, although it is strongly recommended that runners carry additional water. Along the singletrack route, runners will encounter lots of climbing, sandy beach sections, and river crossings.

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Jake making the climb
Dec 2, 2018 near Black C…, AZ
High above the Agua Fria River on the K-Mine South segment of the BCT.
Dec 3, 2018 near Black C…, AZ

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