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Montaña de Oro

Quick facts

Distance Ultra marathon

About Montaña de Oro

Montaña de Oro, "Mountain of Gold", features seven miles of shoreline, rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, coastal plains, streams, canyons, and hills, including 1,347-foot Valencia Peak. This is the home of Montana de Oro Half Marathon.

Montana de Oro Half Marathon is apart of the Pacific Coast Trail Runs, which provide the opportunity for runners to push further and find amazement in themselves by offering long distance running events on California’s beautiful trails. Everything we do celebrates community, the environment and strength of the human spirit.

Distances

Half Marathon

  • 21.1km

36 km

  • 36km

50 km

  • 50km

12 km

  • 12km

Practicalities

Aid Stations

We will provide a variety of fresh fruit, salty snacks, salted potatoes, PB&J sandwiches, salt tabs, sugary snacks, Clif Shot Bloks, sports drink, cola and water. Runners in the 50 km may leave a drop bag at the 25 km mark at the starting point with personal needs. It is highly recommended that runners carry at least 20 oz. of water between aid stations.

Award Medals

Placement Awards are given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place overall female and male finishers overall in each distance. Age group 2016 medallions are awarded to the female and male 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finisher in each ten-year age group for each distance. All distance runner finishers will receive a race logo and dated finisher medallion. Ultramarathon (50km) finishers will receive a custom event coaster.

Maximum Time

9 hour time limit.

Montaña de Oro Route Map

Montaña de Oro Route Map

Start:

Montaña de Oro State Park, Los Osos, CA.

Los Osos,us

Highlights

Montaña de Oro, "Mountain of Gold", features seven miles of shoreline, rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, coastal plains, streams, canyons, and hills, including 1,347-foot Valencia Peak.

Overview

Four loop course that starts and ends at the Montaña de Oro State Park.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.