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Race Name:Ice Age Trail 50 - 2024
Date:Saturday May 11th, 2024 - 6:00 am
Location:La Grange
State:Wisconsin, United States  Go there or Go there in new browser
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The Ice Age Trail 50 is one of the oldest, continuously running ultras in the United States. Our 42nd annual race will be held on May 11, 2024.

Organized and staffed entirely by volunteers and sponsored by the Badgerland Striders, a local nonprofit running group, the Ice Age Trail races include three distances: 50-mile, 50k and Half Marathon. The 50-mile and 50k courses follow the Ice Age National Scenic Trail through Wisconsin's Southern Kettle Moraine Forest. The trails are mostly wooded, passing through evergreen and deciduous forests, marshes and prairies and exposing runners to the geologic remnants of the last Ice Age 10,000 years ago. The terrain varies from wide, rolling trails to twisting, root and rock-covered single track. The Half Marathon is run on wooded cross country ski trails.

With plentiful aid stations, generous course markings and excellent volunteer support, the Ice Age 50 offers a great trail running experience for both first time and veteran ultrarunners.

REGISTRATION: Sunday, December 17.

All three Ice Age races usually sell out within hours -- often minutes -- so runners are encouraged to sign-up when registration opens.

Registration for the 50-mile race begins at Noon CST; the 50K at 3:00 p.m. and the Half Marathon at 6:00 p.m.

If you experience significant delays during the registration process, EMAIL the Race Director immediately at Please do not use social media to communicate with race headquarters.

Your registration buys:

Race Entry
Commemorative tech t-shirt
Finisher's Award
Wisconsin State Park day pass
Catered BBQ Lunch
A post-race party with free microbrews from Central Waters Brewery and live music!

A portion of your entry fee will also be donated to the Ice Age Trail Alliance and the Kettle Moraine State Forest Alliance.

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Click for an interactive map to our race start / finish area on County Highway H, 1 miles north of Route 12 - La Grange, Wisconsin Nordic Center:
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Click for our "Ice Age Trail" RunRace Group with an ever-expanding collection image galleries from "Past Events":
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Weather forecast: National Weather Service
Posted:September 25th, 2023 12:57 pm
Last Update:December 20th, 2023 1:51 pm
Event InformationFor multiple Member Events:
Name of EventDistanceMeasurementDateStart TimeRelay MembersTeam Members
    Ice Age Trail 50 Mile50.00MilesMay 11th, 20246:00 am
    Ice Age Trail 50 Kilometer50.00KilometersMay 11th, 20248:15 am
    Ice Age Trail Half Marathon13.10MilesMay 11th, 20249:00 am
  Post-race Barbecue Tickets6.00HoursMay 11th, 202412:30 pm
   Ice Age Trail Wait List1.00TimeMay 11th, 20246:00 am
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