Saturday, Apr 27, 2019
With beautiful, challenging courses, great support and a festive, social finish line celebration, 'The Burn' is a lively springtime trail running event. The 50 Mile race will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 and the 50K race on Sunday, April 28, 2019. Both races start and finish at historic Reehers Camp in the lush and rugged Tillamook State Forest, halfway between Portland and the Oregon Coast. Prepare for rumbling waterfalls, brisk stream crossings and a million shades of green, as brilliant spring foliage, fiddleheads and blossoms line every inch of this classic Pacific NW rainforest course.
50 Miler: Saturday, April 27, 2019
5:00AM-5:45AM - Bib Pickup & Check-In
6:00AM - Race Start
8:00PM - Final Cutoff
Bonfire: All Day!
50K: Sunday, April 28, 2019
7:00AM-7:45AM - Bib Pickup & Check-In
8:00AM - Race Start
5:00PM - Cut-Off
Bonfire: All Day!
The Tillamook Burn 50 miler is a springtime gem and the perfect kick start to your mountain/ultra/trail running season. It is a deeply forested two-pronged out-and-back course, run almost entirely on singletrack trail. The structure of the course and accessibility for crew also make this a wonderfully social and well-supported race.
The route straddles the Oregon Coast Range mountain divide starting from Reehers Camp down to the Hwy 6 recreation corridor and back, involving 8700 ft. of ascent and 8700 ft. of descent over 50 miles. There are 8 aid stations along the course.
The trails are hilly, twisty and generally soft with great footing, although there are some technical sections with rocks and roots, as well as some long climbs and descents. Runners will cross many small rushing streams, pass by some beautiful waterfalls, enjoy miles and miles of remote creekside trail and get some nice territorial views.
The Tillamook Burn 50K is a beautifully tough, heavily forested out-and-back course, run almost entirely on singletrack trail. The route traverses the Oregon Coast Range mountain divide from Reehers Camp to University Falls and back, involving 31.8 miles, 7000 ft. of ascent and 7000 ft. of descent. There are 5 full aid stations along the course.
The trails are quite hilly with a generally soft dirt surface offering great footing, although there are some technical sections with rocks and roots, as well as some long climbs and descents. Runners will cross many small rushing streams, pass by multiple waterfalls, enjoy miles and miles of remote creekside trail and some nice territorial views.
Click Here For 50M Course Map
Click Here For 50K Course Map
Every participant receives a sweet custom award as they finish their race.
A raffle of some awesome sponsor swag will be held while runners are out on the course! Prizes will be given to raffle winners as they finish their race.
The top 3 female and top 3 male finishers receive some fantastic swag from some of our great sponsors.
$150 - Jan 1 - Apr 20, 2019 (if available)
$115 - Jan 1 - Apr 20, 2019 (if available)
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