Snowberry Creek

50k, 30k, 1/2 Marathon, & 10k

 

December 15, 2018

Park Road, Folsom, CA 

Join us for some beautiful Fall trail racing and fun in a low-key environment! The Snowberry Creek races take you on a journey along the American River, Lake Natoma, and Folsom Lake!

**To sign up for any of the race distances, or to VOLUNTEER, click on the REGISTER NOW button above!

Information and Parking

All distances start and finish at the Negro Bar State Park picnic area at 8:00am.

Race day bib pick-up only. 6:30am-7:50am.

Parking is NOT included in your race registration. Parking is $10 to enter the Folsom State Recreation Area. Please bring exact cash and pay at the front gate/kiosk. Or use your Golden Poppy Pass to bypass parking fees.

Course
All distances will start and finish at the Negro Bar Staging Area.

The 10K course will begin at Negro Bar picnic area, take the Pioneer Express trail over the Lake Natoma bluffs, to the Snowberry Creek trail to Snowberry Staging Area, past Shady Glen Stables to Pioneer Express lakeside and return.

The Half Marathon course will begin at Negro Bar picnic area, take the Pioneer Express trail over the Lake Natoma bluffs, to the Snowberry Creek trail to Snowberry Staging Area, to the Middleridge trail to Nimbus Dam Overlook, bike parkway to Pioneer Express lakeside trail to Negro Bar, Pioneer Express to base of hill towards Beal’s then abrupt turnaround (Mountain Oak Court) then return to Negro Bar the same way.

The 30K course will begin at Negro Bar picnic area, take the Pioneer Express trail over the Lake Natoma bluffs, to the Snowberry Creek trail to Snowberry Staging Area, to the Middle Ridge trail to Nimbus Dam Overlook, bike parkway to Pioneer Express lakeside trail to Negro Bar, Pioneer Express to base of hill towards Beal’s, up Pioneer Express to Beal’s Point and return.

The 50K course will begin at Negro Bar picnic area, take the Pioneer Express trail over the Lake Natoma bluffs, to the Snowberry Creek trail to Snowberry Staging Area, to the Middle Ridge trail to Nimbus Dam Overlook, bike parkway to Pioneer Express lakeside trail to Negro Bar, Pioneer Express to base of hill towards Beal’s, up Pioneer Express to Beal’s Point, continue on first levy, down to Pioneer Express to Granite Bay Horse Assembly, continue on Pioneer Express to Beek’s Bight and return to Negro Bar.

 

Aid Stations
Nimbus Dam Overlook 4.6
Negro Bar 9.5
Beal’s Point 14.5
Granite Bay Beek’s Bight 20.6
Beal’s Point 26.3
Finish, Negro Bar 31.1

Elevation gain/loss
50K 2,300 feet
30K 1,800 feet
Half Marathon 900 feet
10K 400 feet

Cut off time is 9 hours for all distances!