Bear 100

Race Day Info

Date/Time: September 29, 2017 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 99.7 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Gibbons Park, Logan, UT / Fish Haven, ID

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 71 / 38 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 7:22 AM / 7:13 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 36

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): Point to Point

Terrain: 70% trail, 29% dirt road, and only 1% pavement

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 44,094 ft. (22,518 ft. / 21,516 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 4,860 ft. / 9,043 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 13 (10.52 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $230 through 5/31, $250 through 8/31, $270 through 9/15

Completion rate: 59% (166/287) 2016, 208 Finishers 2015, 60% (167/278) 2014

Course Record (M/F): 17:50:15 Christopher Kollar (2012) / 20:27:57 Kaci Lickteig (2016)

Prerequisites/Lottery/Trail Work Req.: 50 Mile Race in under 16 hours / No / 8 hours

Qualifying Race for: Western States 100, Hardrock 100, and UTMB

Race Series: Rocky Mountain Slam

Website: https://bear100.com

Race Director: Leland Barker

Year Established: 1999

Other Race Distances: N/A

Fun Fact: Coming Soon

Nearest Airports (HRs): Salt Lake City, UT (1.5)

Race Reports

2016

The Bear 100 – Run Happy, Run Smart – Kaci Lickteig

The Race I Almost Had – A Bear 100 2016 Race Report – Kenzie

2015

Bear Redemption – Cody Draper

Bear Redemption Photos – Bethany Draper

Bear 100 Race Report – John Witcher

Bear 100 Race Report: Sweet, but Humble Redemption – Ultrarunner Joe

Bear 100 Race Report: Lost and Found – Luke Jay

2014 and Earlier

Bear 100 Race Report – AJ

An Experiment in Exuberance: Bryon Powell’s 2014 Bear 100

2014 The Bear 100 Race Report – Gabe Joyes

Bear 100 Race Report – Drew Brazier

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