Date/Time: Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Race Distance: 100.2 Miles
Location(Start/Finish): Zumbro Bottoms, Theilman, Minnesota
Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 58 / 38 F
Sunrise/Sunset: 6:28 AM / 7:50 PM
Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 34
Course Layout(Map): 6 x 16.7 Mile Loop
Terrain: A mix of rugged single and double track trail with rubble, loose rock and sand along with minimum maintenance gravel roads
Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 37,176 ft. (18,588 ft. / 18,588 ft.)
Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 700 ft. / 1,100 ft.
Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 3 (4.33 mi.)
Completion rate: 48 Finishers 2017, 69% (52/75) 2016, 62% (46/74) 2015
Course Record (M/F): 18:04:00 Michael Borst (2015) / 22:34:11 Tina Johnson (2017)
Prerequisites/Lottery/Trail Work Req.: No / No / No
Qualifying Race for: N/A
Race Series: UMTR Gnarly Bandit Ultra Series
Race Director: Rocksteady Running
Year Established: 2009
Other Race Distances: 17 mi. / 50 mi.
Fun Fact: The Zumbro River Bottoms lies within Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood State Forest which sits on the Northern edge of the Minnesota’s Driftless Region. The land is known for its deeply carved river valleys overlooked by tall bluffs.
Nearest Airports (HRs): Minneapolis, MN (1.5)