Point to Point Directions 1/2 Marathon


DISTANCE IN MILES   

Segment                          Cumulative                             Course Description           

00.00                  00.00                        Start/Finish Line, the LODGE, Stagecoach Trails RV Resort,  El. 2370 ft  

                                                           

00.47                  00.47                       From Lodge in camp via camp roads  to Hwy S-2 crossing at Pinyon Mountain Valley Road.  El. 2360 ft.                                                                        Runners MUST YEILD TO HIGH SPEED TRAFFIC ON HIGHWAY S-2. Use caution crossing the highway.                                                                    Crossing volunteers cannot control HIGHWAY TRAFFIC.  Obey the crossing volunteers!

01.00                  01.47                       Cross Hwy S-2, continue south easterly on the  wide, sandy jeep road for one mile.  After one mile, turn right                                                                onto the California Riding & Hiking Trail (CRHT) ( a single track, cacti lined trail)   El. 2500 ft. 

01.01                  02.48                       Continue along CRHT for one mile, arriving at Saddle Aid Station #1, on Little Blair Valley Jeep Road. Turn Left                                                            at Saddle Aid Station onto Little Blair Valley dirt road.  El. 2570 ft.

03,20                  05.68                       Continue along Little Blair Valley Road, around the right side of the valley, to Moteros Water Station. El.2800 ft.. .                                                          Wise runners 'top off' your hydration packs & bottles.

03.26                  08.94                       Continue along Little Blair Valley Road which descends into Blair Valley, continuing on Blair Valley Road to Blair                                                            Valley Aid  #1, (full aid station).  El. 2540 ft.

01.55                  10.49                      1/2 Marathon runners will turn left at Blair Aid #1 onto the CRHT, run  1/2 mile across an ancient dry lake, then                                                              turn right on a jeep road, which winds around past some pit toilets,  and returns you in one more mile to                                                                        Blair Valley Aid for your second visit.  This 'loop" is about 01.50 miles total distance.

00,18                  10.67                      1/2 Marathon runners turn left onto the CRHT at Blair Aid #2, and travel upon the historic old stagecoach route                                                              to Saddle Aid #2.  El. 2570 ft. Barring flash floods or earthquakes, the elevation doesn't normally change much.

01.01                  11.68                       Leaving Saddle Aid #2, continue on the CRHT a left turn onto Pinyon Mountain Valley Road.  

01.00                   12.68                      Arriving at S-2 Highway crossing, YIELD TO HIGHWAY TRAFFIC when crossing & enter campground.

00.46                          13.14                            Arriving at Jubilation Line   Congratulations!