The total vertical elevation for the 50 Mile race is about 8,900 feet.
The total vertical for the 50 Km is about 5,600’.
Directions to Ascutney Mountain Resort
Ascutney Mountain Resort is 10 miles from exit 8 or 9 off Interstate 91
Map Of race area
Please park at the base lodge (and other designated spots only.) Walk or bike down to the race office-BIG TENT-in the Cunningham building lot (look for signs). Please use parking lots only for parking!! To get to the Base Lodge when turning off Route 44 continue straight (do not take turn). The parking lot will be on your right. If you park on the grass you will be towed!
Vehicles On Course
Participants must register ONE vehicle at the Information Table to be allowed on course. Relay Teams-one vehicle per team. Please stay off the actual race course as much as possible. You will be given Handler/Crew directions to designated Aid Stations at the Info. Table.
Drop bags will be measured and weighed at the Information table also. See Drop Bag 101
Mountain Bike Guidelines and Course Description
Runner Guidelines and Course Description
The race cut off time for everyone is 6:30 p.m.
Vermont 50 Relay Team
Relay Team Information
Relay Race Areas-You must Have A Parking Permit to Drop off Your Team Members-one vehicle per team!
12.3 Miles Start to Skunk Hollow
17.9 Miles Skunk Hollow to Greenall's
19.8 Miles Greenall's to finish
Relay runners are responsible for getting themselves to the exchange points. Only one vehicle per team will be allowed, and it must have an official Parking Permit, which must be obtained at the Information Desk.
Mountain Bike Race
Mountain Bike Categories:
Novice – entry level or first time competitor.
Sport – intermediate competitor
Expert – very advanced competitor
Mt. Bike Age Groups
12- 17 Junior
18 - 26 Senior I
27 - 34 Senior II
35 - 44 Veteran
45 - 54 Master I
55 - 64 Master II
65 and up Master III
Biker age as of 12/31 race year
Additional Mt. Bike Classes:
Clydesdale – Novice (min. weight 200 lbs)
Clydesdale – Sport (min. weight 200 lbs)
Endurance Run Race
Runners Male and Female in each category and class
Runner Age Groups:
Runners age is what they are on race day