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The Finlayson Arm is atough 28K, 50K and 100K trail race with lots of elevation and spectacular views! The 50K and 100K run, is a mix of single track, double track, and coastal mountain trails that are littered with Arbutus Trees and old growth forest that begins at the Goldstream Provincial Park in Victoria, BC. The run has numerous difficult climbs: Mt. Finlayson, Mt. Work, and Mckenzie Bight to Jocelyn Hill, but there are awesome views from all three of…

Taking place in ‘the outdoor recreation capital of Canada’ the Squamish 50 Trail Running Festival begins early on Saturday with the 50 mile (80K) race starting at the Squamish Oceanfront. Participants ascend some 3350m before descending to the finish at Pavilion Park. Incredible climbs, technical trail and inspiring scenery are to be expected. 50K and 23K participants depart on Sunday and should expect similar scenic views and a tough but unforgettable trail running experience. For those wanting a special challenge,…

With almost 2600 meters of climbing and descent through the rough and rugged North Shore Mountains of British Columbia, Buckin’ Hell earns its name. The race starts and finishes oceanside in the stunning Panorama Park and runners ascend Mount Seymour while travelling through remnants of old growth forest before enjoying magnificent mountain views. Buckin’ Hell is an absolute showcase of some of the best trails and vantage points that Vancouver’s North Shore has to offer. Distance options include a 30K…

Broken Goat is BC’s most rustic ultra. This unique point to point race takes runners up 4 peaks and 2 ridges, along the 7 summits trail and Red Mountain Resort, in Rossland. Runners should expect a mix of single track and alpine trails with some peaks only having ribbon marking your way. Fee(s) $155-175 (50K); $95-115 (25K); $75-95 (12K) *2020 registrations opens Nov 15, 2019

Conquer The Canuck Marathon Ultra Trail Weekend is scheduled to take place at Shade’s Mills Conservation, in Cambridge Ontario. Shade’s Mills has been called the best-kept secret in Cambridge, it’s conservation area has 12 km of hiking trails through a mature hardwood forest that winds along Mill Creek. Participants can register for single day races, or a 2 day staged event, Classic Canuck (25K + Marathon) and Ultimate Canuck (50K + Marathon). Fee(s) $55-75(9K);$70-90(25K);$90-130(Marathon/50K); $150-120(Classic Canuck/Ultimate Canuck)

The Puddle Jumper Classic is the Sunshine Coast’s first ultramarathon. Started in 2017 it has quickly grown to be a loved and maybe a little hated course by a lot of runners. It lives up to its name with plenty of puddles and creeks to cross throughout the course. Most of the course is on single trail with rocks, roots and creeks to keep you on your toes. The loop course starts and finishes in Cliff Gilker Park. Fee(s) $75-95…

The Calgary Marathon Race Weekend offers a distance for every runner, a 50K ultra, marathon, half marathon 10K and 5K. The Marathon is a challenging, competitive and fun event starting and finishing at iconic Stampede Park and run a scenic course in the heart of Calgary. By the Numbers Participants: 15,000 Fee(s) $125-175 (50K); $110-125 (Marathon) $90-115 (Half); $55-70 (10K); $40-60 (5K); $25 (kids) Charity  Scotiabank Charity Challenge  

Wild Horse Traverse is a challenging 50K, wild & remote point to point trail running race. The race starts on the beautiful beaches of Okanagan Lake in Kelowna, and then traverses through Okanagan Mountain Provincial Park, along the Kettle Valley Railway (KVR), past vineyards & parks on the Naramata Bench, then finishes on another beautiful beach. Runners can expect  approximately 2000m ascent and descent, a unique mixture of trail quality and event vibe, plus a super fun finish line party.…

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The Prairie Inn Harriers Running Club present the Annual Harriers 2:18 Run Elk/Beaver Ultras. This fast and flat 10 kilometer trail circuit around Elk and Beaver Lakes is considered as one of the premiere races of its type in North America.  Runners complete 10 laps for the 100K division, 8+ laps for 50 Miles and 5 laps for 50K while walkers complete 4 laps for 40K. The race attracts some of the most high performance ultramarathoners in Canada and the…

The North Face Dirty Feet Kal Park 50 runs out of Kalamalka Provincial Park and will be quite different to the half marathon course in July. The event will include an 8K, 25K and 50K race options. The course is a 25K loop that the 50K runners will do twice. The 50K is once again the 2019 Canadian Mountain Running Championships 2019! By the Numbers  registration capped at 400 *2020 registration opening soon