Date/Time: March 24, 2018
Race Distance: 100 Miles
Location(Start/Finish): Celebration Hall, Ottawa, KS
Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 58 / 35 F
Sunrise/Sunset: 7:19 AM / 7:37 PM
Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30
Course Layout(Map): Out and Back
Terrain: Crushed limestone rail trail with asphalt paths through towns
Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 2,000 ft. (1,000 ft. / 1,000 ft.)
Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 910 ft. / 1,130 ft.
Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 11 (6 mi.)
Completion rate: 24 Finishers 2017, 35 Finishers 2016, 68% (50/73) 2015
Course Record (M/F): 15:10:13 John Cash(2014) / 17:41:17 Chavet Breslin (2017)
Prerequisites/Lottery/Trail Work Req.: No / No / No
Qualifying Race for: N/A
Race Series: Kansas Grand Slam of Ultra Running
Race Director: Timer Guys
Year Established: 2013
Other Race Distances: 50k / 50 mi.
Fun Fact: Prairie Spirit Trail Ultra takes place on the same trail as Kansas Rails to Trails Ultra. With Kansas Rails to Trails Ultra being held in the fall, the seasons play a huge roll in colors, temperatures, and wildlife you may experience.
Nearest Airports (HRs): Topeka, KS (.75), Kansas City, MO (1.25), Wichita, KS (2.25)