2015 Stage Race!
You may have heard a rumor of it, and it’s true! The Standhope 60K will continue in 2015, and it will also be Day Four of the Standhope Ultra Challenge (The SUC). Here are the GPS files. Here are the stats:
Day One: 12.9 miles. Prairie Lakes Trailhead to East Fork Baker Creek Campground
Day Two: 14.5 miles. East Fork Baker Creek Campground to Fox Creek Trailhead
Day Three: 18.0 miles. Lake Creek Trailhead to Park Creek Campground.
Highlights: High Ridge Trail, Pioneer Mountains Skyline
Day Four: 37.5 miles (Standhope 60K). Park Creek Campground to Star Hope Campground.
83 miles, 23,000′ vert.
Highlights: Surprise Valley, Copper Basin, Goat Lake.
Breakfast and dinner will not provided each day. Runners are encouraged to enjoy the city and cuisine of Ketchum and Sun Valley. Race housing will not be provided, bring a tent to sleep in or whatever appeals to you. Included in your entry is camping at the Wood River Campground. Each runner will be limited to one large drop bag. Entry Fee is $300, with price increases happening January 1st and June 1st. Registration will open one week after Standhope 2014. We are limiting the stage race to 50 runners! Volunteers from the 2013 will get first dibs on registration. It WILL sell out.
The stage race is meant to provide the racers with an amazing adventure and the chance to bond with fellow competitors after the race!