Race Information Styx n’Stones Trail Run
Ultra Trail Series: Styx n’Stones Tail Run is part of the UTS. More information on the UTS
Time/Location: 8:00AM. Day Use Pavilion at Devils Den State Park.
Distance: Approximately 30K (18.6 miles). The short option is 15K (9.3 Miles).
Aid: There will be minimal aid. This may include water, sports drink and light food. However, you are encouraged to carry your own provisions. Water bottle highly recommended.
FEE: No fees. No frills. No wimps. No whining. Donations to help cover costs are appreciated. There will be a donation can at the sign-in table.
Timing: Please keep your own time and sign in at the finish. Results will be posted on www.runArkansas.com
Difficulty: This is a long race on difficult, technical trail.
Runner Info: Gaiters recommended: expect any combination of sticks, stones, boulders, mud, scree, grit, trail debris, rocks, sand, slippery rocks, roots, loose rocks…Much of the trail is very technical. Don’t plan to run a personal best here. Enjoy the great outdoors and exercise your demons.
Major climb the first two plus miles. Gnarly climb at ~13 miles.
Six hour time limit. Runners passing the 9-mile checkpoint after 10:50 AM will be required to stop at 15k. Assume the 30k will take nearly as long as a road marathon.