When: Saturday, August 15, 2020
Marathon: 6:30 a.m, Half Marathon: 7:15 a.m, 10K: 8:00 a.m *Walkers: Please talk to us about starting early! We will offer ONE early start at 5:30 a.m., please email Alex in advance if you would like this option.
Where: All races begin and end at the Goss Ranch: 4864 North Arm Road, Greenville, CA 95947.
Average Temperatures: At 6:00 a.m, the average temp is 46 degrees. By 2:00 p.m the temp will average 80-85 degrees, however, the last 15 miles of the course is shaded by pine trees. We offer a free sweat check at the start line.
Race-day Check-in: Begins at the start line at 5:30 a.m. The finish line is the same as the start line. For all races, please arrive early.
Time Limits: We operate on “Plumas County time,” so we would never kick you off of the course just for being determined! HOWEVER, we are unable to provide course support after 1:30 p.m. If you are a walker, or if you expect a 7-hour plus marathon, please note that you will be responsible for your own food, drink, and medical support once you reach the finish line, and along the course after 1:30 p.m. For your safety, we encourage slow runners and walkers to start the race EARLY! Please contact us in advance to arrange an early start. Determined runners/walkers will also miss the awards ceremony, and any of the bells and whistles that are provided during this time frame, which occurs when most runners have returned, usually between 10 a.m and 11:30 a.m.
Marathon: Mostly flat course on pavement. Pass by meandering rivers and creeks. Views of the Indian and Genesee Valleys. 6:30 a.m
Half Marathon: Mostly flat, single loop pavement course through the gorgeous Indian Valley with views of Mt. Jura. 7:15 a.m.
10K: Flat course on pavement. Pass Lights Creek and enjoy views of classic valley ranches, including the Diamond Buffalo Ranch. 8:00 a.m. Please arrive by 7:30 a.m.
Marathon Course Record: Overall: Chuck Engle, in 2013: 2 hours, 46 minutes, eight seconds.
2020 Parking will be at the start finish line! 1 Goss Ranch: 4864 North Arm Road, Greenville, CA 95947.