Course Info

Mendocino Coast 50K

Course Details

Course Map

Course Elevation

Cut-Offs + Rules

Aid Stations

Crew/Drop-Bag

Course for Mendocino Coast 50K, Ultra Trail Run, Northern California

Elevation information is located on the course map!

Cut-off times
(note: ABSOLUTELY NO ARGUING WITH AID STATION VOLUNTEERS if you miss the cut-off time and are pulled from the race.)

AID STATION 1: NO CUT-OFF TIME
AID STATION 2: NO CUT-OFF TIME
AID STATION 3: 1:00 PM
AID STATION 4: 2:30 PM
AID STATION 5: NO CUT-OFF TIME
FINISH: 5:00 PM (9.5 hours overall cut-off)

Earbuds/Headphones: We would prefer runners not use headphones/earbuds, but if necessary, please leave one ear free to hear other runners and to avoid possible accidents.

Trekking poles and pacers NOT allowed.

See course map!
Aid stations will feature: oranges, bananas, pb&j sandwiches, gels, potato chips, sport drink, water, Newman O’s, coca-cola, and more.
(all runners will receive a re-usable ultraspire collapsible cup in their race bag–please pack with you on the run as stations will NOT provide disposable cups.

Please bring a clearly marked drop bag to the starting area. There will be a marked location to place your bag. Your bag will be transported to Aid Station 3, and then returned to the start/finish post-race.

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