The courses are spectacular 50 and 100 mile runs through the beautiful mountains and fall colors of the Routt National Forest of northern Colorado. The 100 mile run will also run through lovely Emerald Mountain.  The 50 mile race starts bright and early at 6 am at the Steamboat Springs ski area (elevation, 6,900 feet) on Saturday, September 9, 2017 and proceeds up, up, up to Mount Werner (elevation, 10,568 feet) then goes up and down and up and down some more and then across the Continental Divide to Rabbit Ears Mountain (elevation, 10,500 feet) before heading back and way down to the ski area. The 100 mile course will also start at the base of the ski area and encompass Buffalo Pass (elevation, 10,300) and Emerald Mountain, with a few nice little hops through town.  It will be tough.  Tortoises will start Friday, September 8, 20157 at 8 am, Hares at High Noon, also on Friday.  For those of you that are Rabbit-fast, our 100 miler will offer real prize money, $60,000 in total.  Please see the website for details.

The 50 mile course will have nearly 9,000 feet of climbing. The 100 mile course will have approximately 21,000 feet of climbing.  Both courses will test the endurance and spirit of any runner, whether you’re a tortoise or a hare.

Upcoming Races

Sep 13 2019
50 Miles
7,822 7,822 ft.
Out and Back Course
8 Aid Stations
Very hilly, ~7500-12,500 feet in 50 miles
Substantial rocks, roots and/or ruts
Sep 13 2019
100 Miles
17,959 17,959 ft.
Mixture Course
19 Aid Stations
Very hilly, ~7500-12,500 feet in 50 miles
Substantial rocks, roots and/or ruts

Results

Date Distance Total Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
09/14/18 100 Miles 206 18:48:08 22:33:54
09/14/18 50 Miles 155 7:43:15 8:35:34
09/08/17 100 Miles 185 18:44:48 20:38:09
09/08/17 50 Miles 127 8:37:03 9:35:36
09/16/16 100 Miles 203 17:57:33 21:23:37
09/16/16 50 Miles 151 7:26:59 9:18:59
09/18/15 100 Miles 153 18:05:18 21:42:46
09/18/15 50 Miles 162 7:43:20 9:05:08
09/13/14 50 Miles 140 7:46:54 9:08:30
09/13/14 100 Miles 99 22:35:05 27:29:36
09/13/14 100 Miles 28 17:40:05 21:14:36
09/13/13 50 Miles 150 7:32:40 8:18:19
09/13/13 100 Miles 55 22:10:41 29:44:12
09/13/13 100 Miles 29 17:15:20 20:16:54
09/15/12 100 Miles 45 24:20:58 27:19:31
09/15/12 100 Miles 16 19:16:02 22:07:07
09/15/12 50 Miles 136 7:09:04 8:40:50
09/17/11 50 Miles 115 7:24:00 9:34:00
09/18/10 50 Miles 136 7:11:00 8:08:00
09/19/09 50 Miles 97 7:26:00 9:14:00
09/20/08 50 Miles 75 8:31:00 9:57:00
09/15/07 50 Miles 71 8:05:00 9:44:00
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.
Quebec Mega Trail (QMT)
  • Jun 29, 2019
  • Beaupré, QC
52 KM 50 Miles 110 KM