Registration Opens December 1st, 2017

Event Overview

The Grand Traverse Mountain Run is a point-to-point ultra marathon from Crested Butte to Aspen, Colorado. The course follows the route of the Grand Traverse Backcountry Ski race. In total, runners travel 40 miles over the Elk Mountains with over 6,000′ of elevation gain.

Info

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Bib Pick-up & Registration

12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Parking Lot at Crested Butte Nordic Center — 620 2nd Street in Downtown Crested Butte.

Racers may register In-Person, or Online up until 6 PM the day prior to the race.

Racer Briefing

6:00 PM
Non-Mandatory racer meeting covering course details and race updates.
Crested Butte Nordic Center — 620 2nd. Street

 

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Start

6:00 AM
Downtown Crested Butte – Start Line located on 200 Block of Elk Ave. (In front of Post Office)

Finish & Vendor Expo

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ajax Park, Aspen –  Located at 1001 Ute Ave.
Enjoy the finish line ambiance with cold beer and a BBQ meal!

Podium Ceremony

2:00 PM
Ajax Park, Aspen

IMPORTANT:  All information is subject to change.  For the safety of racers and volunteers, weather conditions may require a change in the race start time or location, the official course, or race rules – or may lead to cancellation.  The registration fee is non-refundable.

 

Transportation

Return Shuttles

Return transportation may be booked through online race registration. Capacity is limited, no additional shuttles will be added once sold out.

Aspen to Crested Butte

$40/pp – Departing Saturday, 6:00 PM from Ajax Park.

 

Accommodation

Our lodging partners provide discounted rates to Grand Traverse racers.  Contact them directly to receive current rate information.

 

Click here to see our lodging partners

Course Details

 THE GRAND TRAVERSE TRIPLE CROWN – THE ULTIMATE
COMPETITION FOR THE ULTIMATE MOUNTAIN ATHLETE

 

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