Race Day Info

Date/Time: May 6, 2017 at 4:00 AM

Race Distance: 103.7 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Caroline Furnace Lutheran Camp, Fort Valley, VA

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 69 / 44 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 6:12 AM / 8:10 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 36

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): Single Loop

Terrain: Mostly trail with a some dirt road and a short pavement section

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 32,400 ft. (16,200 ft. / 16,200 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 550 / 2,700 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 15 (9.8 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $185 (2017)*Entry Opens Jan 1. for 2018

Completion rate: 76% (149/195) 2017, 77% (151/197) 2016, 60% (120/199) 2015

Course Record (M/F): 17:40:45 Sim Kae Duk (2006) / 21:24:30 Angela Shartel (2014)

Prerequisites/Lottery/Trail Work Req.: 100 Miler or 2 Ultras / Yes / No

Qualifying Race for: Western States 100

Race Series: N/A

Website: https://www.vhtrc.org/mmt/

Race Director: Virginia Happy Trails Running Club

Year Established: 1995

Other Race Distances: N/A

Fun Fact: Fort Valley was called Massanutten by the natives. It is said to mean “Indian basket”, which is the shape of Fort Valley surrounded by mountains.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Dulles, VA (1.5), Washington D.C. (2), Baltimore, MD (2.5), Richmond, VA (2.75)

Race Reports

2017

Race Report: 2017 Massanutten Mountain Trails 100

2016 and Earlier

MMT 100 Mile – 2016 Race Report – Phil

Race Report: 2016 Massanutten Mountain Trails 100

How I Ran 100 Miles: A Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 Race Report – Doug

Elizabeth Azze’s Race Report: 2014 MMT 100 Mile Run “Tough Decision But Best Decision” 

Massanutten 100 Race Report – Brian

Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 Race Report – George Alexion

 

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