Big Chief 50K Ultra Marathon
The Big Chief 50k leads runners over rocky summits, through old-growth pine forests and up 4500 vertical feet throughout the length of the run.
Daily: Jul 14 - Jul 14
The Big Chief 50K trail race is a loop course on a mix of single track and fire road in the scenic forests between Lake Tahoe and Truckee. You will run through mighty trees, take in breathtaking views and conquer rocky summits on your journey. The course travels between 6000 - 7500 feet of elevation and you will gain approximately 4500 feet during the run. The race starts and finishes in the Village at Northstar Resort in Truckee, CA. Runners will be supported by 7 aid stations on the course with water, Gatorade and various types of food. At the finish, you will be rewarded with cold beverages, including beer, snacks, and a finisher medal. All participants will also receive a technical race shirt.