The Run the Red Desert Trail Races are completely new and redesigned for 2019. This years races will start and end at the South Pass City Historic Site, and will be loop courses that feature the spectacular northern portion of Wyoming's Red Desert. The course includes a section of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, the Oregon Trail, the Emigrant Trail, the Mormon Trail, a trip to the summit of the iconic Continental Peak, as well as travel through the Honeycomb Buttes, Oregon Buttes, and Wildhorse Creek Wilderness Study Areas. Run the Red is designed to be a remote and wild wilderness experience that is sprinkled with history at every turn.

Upcoming Races

Sep 28 2019
125 KM
3 Elevation Rating
Hilly, ~2500-7500 feet in 50 miles
3 Surface Rating
Some rocks, root, and/or ruts


50 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
06/02/18 16 4:02:08 6:32:48
06/03/17 10 5:09:25 5:41:12
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Ultra Trails Lake Tahoe
  • Oct 12, 2019
  • Lake Tahoe, CA
50 KM 50 Miles 100 Miles