Date / Time: Friday, May 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Race Distance: 106 Miles
Location (Start / Finish): Vogel State Park, Blairsville, GA
Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 76 / 50 F
Sunrise / Sunset: 6:31 AM / 8:35 PM
Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 48
Course Layout(Map): Out and Back with a few detours
Terrain: Mostly steep trail with a few road sections.
Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 66,000 ft. (33,000 ft. / 33,000 ft.)
Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 1,800 ft / 4,200 ft.
Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 10 (7.6 mi.)
Course Record (M/F): 23:57:48 Nickademus Hollon (2016) / 27:17:03 Angela Shartel (2015)
Prerequisites / Lottery / Trail Work Req.: 100 miler or a short list of others / No / No
Race Series: N/A
Race Director: Dahlonega Ultra Marathon Association
Year Established: 2013
Other Race Distances: 50 mi.
Fun Fact: Vogel State Park became one of the first two parks in Georgia when the state founded it’s park system in 1931. Cabins were first rented at the park in 1938 for $2.50 and $4.00 per night.
Nearest Airports (HRs): Atlanta, GA (2), Chattanooga, TN (2)