Trail running at its finest on Epic Singletrack! The race is conducted on the Switchgrass Trail in the Hell Creek Area of Wilson State Park. This trail was designated in 2012 as an Epic Trail by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). It is composed of 24 miles of 100% singletrack.
Multiple aid stations are available throughout the run course. Distances between aid stations and other crucial information is emailed to pre-registered participants. Water is available at the aid stations. It is preferred you bring hand held water bottles to help reduce waste. Assorted energy items are also available. Energy items may include fig newtons, hammer gel, Clif Shots, chewy granola bars, bananas, and random home made treats. Restrooms are only located at the Trailhead!
Directions: ?In central Kansas, on I-70, take Exit 206 (Wilson), then drive north 5 mi on K-232. Turn left (West) at the Wilson State Park sign. Drive west on Shoreline Dr about 1.5 mi to the park entrance on the right. Trail segments are visible crossing under the western end of the Hell Creek bridge.?
OR, from I-70, take Exit 199 (Dorrance). Drive north 3 mi on 200th Road, then east 5 mi on Shoreline Drive to the park entrance on the left.
Stay tuned to Facebook Hell Creek on Heels for official start location at Wilson State Park, Switchgrass Trail. Or get registered so you will be on the email list!