We have scoured the nation to find the most amazing and scenic destinations the country has to offer. Some destination are off the beaten path, others are right under your nose. But all of them have one thing in common; they will present you with a gritty adventure that will prepare you to connect, conquer, and celebrate like only a Ragnarian can.
Find your Ragnar today!
Fort KnoxApril 1-2, 2016
Ragnar Trail Fort Knox-KY presented by Salomon was created for those with an adventurous spirit. Your team of 8 (or 4) will come together in early April to conquer a series of three single track trails that start and finish at Ragnar Village. The overnight trail running relay starts on Friday at Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area, a hidden gem located close to Fort Knox, and outside of the city lights of Louisville. You’ll earn your views of the Ohio River and see clear into Indiana at this uniquely situated location.
AtlantaApril 15-16, 2016
Join us in April where runners will be able to take it all in as they Run, Camp, Sleep?, Repeat in a destination built just for Ragnar Trail Relays! Located at the Georgia International Horse Park, this venue offers the perfect mix of rugged, gritty trails and stunning, natural beauty.
RichmondApril 29-30, 2016
This spring overnight relay kicks off at Pocahontas State Park where miles of flowy single-track trails await runners. Out on the trail, runners experience views of Beaver Lake, Swift Creek Lake and billions of stars overhead.
ZionMay 13-14, 2016
This trail running Shangri-La sits on 8,000 pristine acres that provide stunning vistas of Zion National Park, Dixie National Forest, and Cedar Breaks.
SnowmassJune 3-4, 2016
When we ran the trails at Snowmass we had a hard time catching our breath, literally and figuratively. Between the views of snowcapped peaks, fields of wildflowers, and amazingly groomed single-track we are in trail runner love. Snowmass Resort sits above 8000’ and backs up to the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness.
TahoeJuly 22-23, 2016
Get ready! Ragnar Trail Relays presented by Salomon is happening July 22-23, 2016 in a remote pocket of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range at Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort – a destination that true locals know and rave about. Find your inner wild as you and 7 of your friends (or 3 of your crazier friends) conquer three different pristine running trails. Run through old-growth pines, cross over streams, and test your limits along razorback ridge lines that overlook sweeping vistas and views of Lake Van Norden and the Ice Lakes.
AppalachiansAugust 12-13, 2016
From 5,000 acres of pristine trail running, we carefully selected roughly 15 miles of Appalachian badassery for you and your team. This trail running Mecca provides you with some of the most exciting and challenging trails on the east coast.
Angel FireAugust 19-20, 2016
Ragnar Trail Angel Fire-NM presented by Salomon is nestled in the heart of the Enchanted Circle. It’s here that Ragnarians will free their inner wild as they Run. Camp. Sleep? Repeat. over two days and one night. Grab seven of your friends (or three of your crazier friends) to form a team, and get ready to run on world class single-track trails. We promise unforgettable, not easy. Over three different trails Ragnarians will experience breathtaking views of the Moreno Valley, the Sangre de Cristo range and Wheeler Peak - New Mexico’s highest peak! Back at Ragnar Village the party will come alive under billions of stars, music and bonfires. Add Angel Fire to your adventure getaway radar – this is one race that shouldn’t be missed!
New EnglandAugust 26-27, 2016
Ragnar Trail New England-MA is the newest adventure in the series that combines East Coast trail running with camping, billions of stars and unforgettable stories. Challenge yourself on pristine rolling single track as you traverse enchanted green forests, streams, rocky outcrops and 2,700 feet of total elevation gain.
TetonsSeptember 9-10, 2016
Ragnar Trail Tetons-WY presented by Salomon is the overnight trail running relay you’ve been waiting for! Brand new for 2016, this venue is situated at Grand Targhee Ski Resort and features arguably one of the most spectacular views in North America of the Grand Tetons. Teams of 8 (or 4) will come together in early September for a weekend of challenging trail running and unforgettable camping. Teams run relay style on the “green,” “yellow” and “red” loops on trails that carve and weave through the forest and to the top of Grand Targhee. The trails are tough and fun - just like the Ragnarians who come to conquer them. Back at Ragnar Village, you’ll roast s’mores, meet other runners and soak up the party vibe under 1 billion stars overhead. Everything about this race screams adventure… including your lungs, yeah… your lungs might be screaming too. Mark your trail running calendar: September 9-10. See you in the Tetons!
CascadesSeptember 16-17, 2016
Nestled in the heart of the Methow Valley among evergreen trees and endless views, Ragnar Trail Cascades - WA will ignite your inner wild with a challenging course, vibrant sunrise/sunsets, and billions of stars. Crisp mountain air will fill your lungs as you conquer three different loops of trail running which feature awe-inspiring vistas of the Cascade Mountains.
NorthwoodsSeptember 23-24, 2016
Get ready Midwesters! Ragnar Trail Northwoods-WI presented by Salomon is coming your way in late September! Grab your team of 8 (or 4), and experience the magic of running a Ragnar Trail Relay! This new venue is located at Nine Mile Forest - nestled ten miles outside of Wisconsin’s outdoor mecca, Wausau and within sight of Granite Peak Ski Area. Nine Mile Forest is known for cross-country ski trails but you may not realize that when the snow melts, miles of epic single-track running trails await you. Teams run relay style as they conquer the “green,” “yellow,” and “red” loops over two days and one night. The course features fun, flowing, smooth, single-track trails that meander under a canopy of oak, pine and birch trees. When you’re not running you’ll enjoy camping on plush grass, and live entertainment, s’mores, bonfires and mingling with other runners at Ragnar Village. Mark your running calendar for Sept. 23-24 and learn what it means to find your #innerWILD!
Buckeye CountrySeptember 30-1, 2016
Ragnar Trail Buckeye Country-OH presented by Salomon is an adventure that will leave your heart happy. Teams of 8 (or 4) will run relay-style in late September to conquer a set of single track trails that start and finish at Ragnar Village over two days and one night. Situated in Central Ohio at Dillion State Park, about 15 minutes outside of Zanesville, this venue features fun, fast, flowing running trails that carve through lush hardwood forests and over babbling streams. Runners will set up camp on plush grass near a gorgeous lake surrounded by white sandy beaches. When the sun goes down, the runners (and the party) don’t stop. A billion stars overhead, bonfires, movies, s’mores and new friends come together to create an unforgettable weekend. Mark your calendar for Sept. 30-Oct. 1, and learn what it means to find you #innerWILD!
CarolinasOctober 7-8, 2016
Ragnar Trail Carolinas-SC presented by Salomon is your dream camping, running, weekend adventure. Teams of 8 (or 4) will come together in early October to conquer a set of trails that start and stop at Ragnar Village over two days and one night. Located at the Anne Springs Close Greenway, about 45 minutes outside of Charlotte, Ragnarians will find a gorgeous 2000+ acre nature preserve. This venue features smooth single track trails perfect for running and plush grass great for camping as teams experience the magic of Ragnar Village. Teams run relay-style on the “green”, “yellow” and “red" loops as they meander through the forest past rivers, streams and ponds. At night as the sun sets, the celebration comes alive under a bed of stars where you will enjoy campfires, s’mores, movies and a party atmosphere. Mark your calendar for Oct. 7-8, this is one adventure you’ll want to make a tradition every year!
Hill CountryOctober 21-22, 2016
The stars at night are big and bright (clap-clap-clap-clap) deep in the heart of Texas. Take advantage of this big sky country and conquer the trails in scenic Hill Country. Located at Flat Rock Ranch just outside of Comfort, TX, this overnight running trail relay will make testing your limits a team sport. Mother Nature, single-track, and a billion stars await you and your team!
McDowell MountainNovember 4-5, 2016
Ragnar Trail McDowell Mountain – AZ, presented by Salomon, is the overnight desert trail running adventure that southwest runners cannot miss. Held in the McDowell Mountain Range, just northeast of Scottsdale, teams will conquer the course at McDowell Mountain Regional Park.
Vail LakeNovember 11-12, 2016
Ragnar Trail Vail Lake – CA, presented by Salomon, will be held Nov. 11-12, 2016. At this overnight trail running adventure, teams will conquer a trifecta of beautiful Southern California trails. With large shady oaks, abundant wildlife, and scenic views of the shimmering lake, it doesn’t get much better!
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