Time and Location

Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014
Registration: 8:00 am race day, online or mail
Race Start: PROMPTLY at 9:00 am
Location: Parking lot for the Upper Tie City Campground, Happy Jack Recreation Area.


From I-80, east of Laramie, take exit 323 and follow the signs to the Happy Jack Recreational Area. Do not turn into the rest area, but follow the Happy Jack road (highway 210). The Upper Tie City parking area is on the right, approximately 1 mile after turning onto the Happy Jack road.


Forest Service Fees: The Forest Service is now requiring a $5.00 parking fee for all events at this site. Be sure to have either a valid Medicine Bow permit, or a self-serve parking tag (available at the site) or you may be ticketed. Another option is to park at the Lincoln Monument Rest Area (approx. 2 miles) and car-pool. Sorry about that, folks!

Entry Limits: The race will be limited to the first 150 runners to apply! Sign up early!

Walker Information

Walkers are welcome and may choose to start with the runners, or 1 hour early at 8am on race morning. Official walkers must be pre-registered if they want to take advantage of the early start time, and must identify clearly on the entry form that they are walking the course. Walkers will be timed, but will not be awarded prizes.


Overall male and female winners, as well as the Masters Male and Female winners will take home cash awards!!

Overall Male/Female Winner: $100.00

Overall Masters Male/Female Winner:  $50.00

There will also be special awards for the first, second and third place age group finishers in the age categories:

Under 30, 30-39, 40-49, and Over 50