AUGUST 19, 2017
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On August 19th, come challenge and reward yourself at the Cedar City Fire Road 100K!
Challenge yourself: Ride 100K, almost exclusively on dirt roads with some seriously steep climbs. You’ll reach an elevation over 9,000ft. The race is chip-timed, so come see if you can podium or just beat your buddies.
Reward yourself: Amazing bird’s eye views towards Zion National Park. Climb up magnificent Cedar Canyon. Circle the picturesque Kolab Reservoir. Enjoy a well marked route with superb food stops. Numerous ATVs patrolling the course. A bitchin’ tech tee to show off your accomplishment. Great lunch afterwards. And of course a beer garden at the finish.
Start / Finish Location
Main Street Park in Cedar City, UT. We’ll be on the 100 East side of the Park.
If you’re driving in on race day, there’s plenty of street parking within a couple of blocks. If you’re staying at a local hotel, please ride over.
Distance and Entry Fee Options
100K with about 7,300′ climbing – $125 until July 1st and $150 after.
60K with about 4,500′ climbing – $85 until July 1st and $100 after.
TBD. Most likely Best Western Town & Country which is right across the street from the Start/Finish line park. Please stand by for details.
Rider Check In
Friday from ?? to ?? at location TBD. Saturday morning ?? from ?? to ?? at pavilion in Main Street Park near the start line.
7:30am sharp! Please be at the start line 20 minutes early for pre-race announcements.
Time Limit and Cut-off Times
8 hours. All riders must be off the course by 3:30pm.
Cut offs will be strictly enforced at about mile 18 at the intersection of Kanarra Mountain Road & Kolob Reservoir Road. There will be two other cut-off locations which we’ll identify after finalizing the route.
Personal SAG Vehicles
Not allowed! If you bring one, you’ll be disqualified from the event without warning. The definition of a personal SAG is any vehicle (motor or otherwise), anywhere on the route, operated by someone other than Planet Ultra staff, that is providing any type of aid, assistance, or motivation, or taking photographs, or simply out cheering.
Jerseys available to purchase with online registration. If you pre-order by June 12th you’re guaranteed to receive your size at the race. After that we may have to mail it to you. Made by DNA – $75.
Ride Description and GPS Files
Please note, this map is from a prior year’s race.
Once the snow thaws, we plan to head up to Cedar City to re-scout the route. Odds are we’ll tweak it a bit. We may reverse the direction of the Kolob Reservoir Loop.
We’ll post a new map and links to download the 2017 route as soon as it’s finalized.