Presented by Salomon
This race is part of the 2018 Salomon Youth Running Academy & Festival – open to all ages!
Salomon Running Festival/Academy: The Tahoe 25k is part of the Salomon Running Festival and qualifies participants for the Salomon Youth Academy. For more information about the festival or academy please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Route: The Tahoe 25k is a fun and challenging race from the base of Homewood Mountain Resort all the way to Ellis Peak and Barker pass. If you love vert, we’ve got some vert for you! Homewood has some of the best and most expansive views of Lake Tahoe. Enjoy views of the largest alpine lake in the USA while climbing and descending this route and run along rocky Ellis Peak (see photo on this page) with views of the Crystal Basin, Loon Lake, and Desolation Wilderness.
Trail Conditions: Single track, often smooth/dry soil with lots of granite/rock. Some double track trails.
Race Format: Out and back from Homewood Mountain resort to Barker Pass to finish back at Homewood Mountain resort.
Location: Homewood Mountain Resort, 5145 W Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA 96141. North Lodge. Located in Homewood, California.
Date: Sunday, September 9, 2018. Start time for race is 7am at Homewood Mountain Resort.
Registration: We are planning to open registration in February. More info coming. Pending Permits. Registration will be on ultrasignup.
Race Check In: 5:30am to 7:15am at Homewood Mountain Resort, North Lodge. Plenty of parking!
Race Cut Off: 6 hours. Cut off will be at 1pm Saturday, Sept 9.
Elevation Gain/Loss: 3,879ft / 1,182meters of ascent. 3,879ft / 1,182meters descent.
mi 2 Lake Louise
mi 7.5 Barker Pass
mi 13 Lake Louise
mi 15 Finish
*More information on crews, cut off times, elevation gain/loss between stations coming soon.
You can also see the map here.
Closest Airports to Race: Sacramento, CA and Reno, Nevada