55K Course Information

6:00 AM Start – October 1, 2017

The Flagstaff 55K Sky Race features a point to point course on mostly single track trails through ponderosa pine forests, aspen groves, a climb to the top of Mount Elden, a traverse below the San Francisco Peaks (Arizona’s highest mountain range) and a climb to the top of the Arizona Snowbowl Ski Resort. As part of the US Skyrunner Ultra Series, this race features high altitude running and over 10,000 feet of climbing.
55K Turn Sheet

Aid Station Distance Chart

Segment Mileage Total Mileage
Start – FS Land on Pipeline  @ Hamblin & El Paso Drive 0.0 0.0
Sunset Aid #1 4.4 4.4
Elden Base Checkpoint 4.5 9.8
Sunset Aid #2 4.1 13.9
Schultz Aid 3.6 16.6
Fort Valley Aid 5.6 22.2
Kachina Aid 3.6 25.8
Snowbowl Aid 4.4 30.2
Agassiz Summit Checkpoint 1.2 31.7
Finish – Agassiz Lodge 2 33.8

Course Map

2016 Flagstaff 55K Map 11x17

 

Elevation Profile

2016-flagstaff-55k-elevation-profile

Elevation Gain  9,711 Feet | 2,960 Meters

 

GPS Files

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