The race is held on Sandy Neck Beach in Barnstable, MA. The course consists of two 15.5 mile figure eight loops. The first loop is around 5 miles and the second loop is around 10. Each loop runs along the beach, through some sand dunes, and along a marsh trail. Parts of the trails can be wet or frozen or both, depending on the tides. The race is scheduled according to the tides to give the runners the driest course

Upcoming Races

Jan 18 2020
50 KM
Multiple Loop Course
1 Elevation Rating
Flat or nearly flat
2 Surface Rating
Mostly groomed trail or dirt roads

Results

50 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
01/12/19 31 4:36:00 5:24:00
01/27/18 27 4:36:00 5:32:40
02/04/17 24 4:55:00 5:16:00
02/12/11 20 4:22:00 5:34:00
01/31/09 10 4:26:00 5:20:00
02/02/08 14 4:42:00
02/03/07 7 5:06:00 5:58:00
We try to keep the most accurate information about this race, but changes do happen. Always visit the official race website for the most up to date information.
The Back 40 Trail Run
  • Dec 14, 2019
  • Bella Vista, AR
40 Miles