Mountain Madness 50K, 25K and 7M

Sat September 22, 2018 Ringwood, NJ 07456 US Directions



9:00AM EDT - 6:00PM EDT


10:00AM EDT - 6:00PM EDT


10:30AM EDT - 6:00PM EDT

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Shepherds Lake Recreation Area
Shepherds Lake Road
Ringwood, NJ US 07456


The Mountain Madness 50K, 25K and 7Miler
Sept 22, 2018

We will sell out at 200 runners

Shepherd Lake Recreation Area, Ringwood State Park, Ringwood, NJ 07456

You can plug in Morris Rd. Ringwood NJ into mapping software.  That will get you into the park.  Follow Morris to the 2 Eagle Statues and turn left on Shepherd Pond Road.  Follow Shepherd Pond Rd to the end and park  Start is next to Shepherd Pond.

The Races begin inside Shepherd Lake Recreation Area. The course will be marked along blazed trail ways using survey tape to direct you on the correct path. Water/aid points on course.  There is approximately 5000' of elevation gain over the entire 50km.
Walkers WILL NOT finish the 50K course in under the time limit of 9 hours. Walkers are welcome to compete in the friendlier 7 Mile fun run or the 25 km course.

This course will be challenging but not impossible. The entire course will be well marked on currently blazed paths and fire roads through out Ringwood State Park. There are rocks on almost every part of the entire course. Some parts are big rocks while some parts are almost crushed gravel. There are parts that are soft dirt or paved roads. The course is not easy. It is on single track paths that are constantly changing.

The park has toilets, covered pavilion, picnic tables, and kids’ playground, plenty of parking.... Bring lawn chairs or blankets to relax after you're done running! This event happens rain or shine --be prepared for anything!

The park is charging a $5 parking fee. This will be collected in cash at registration. They are basing the fee on registered runners and not cars.

Registration table opens at 8:00am  

**For ALL races; you can receive a 50% refund until 8 weeks before race date.  After that NO REFUNDS. 
** If you transfer your bib to another runner, please contact us with the new runner's information ASAP.

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