" . . . the best ultra in the country! "



"Palo Duro Trail 50"
50-mile and 50k ULTRA races, as well as a 20K fun run/walk. All races are ran 99% on dirt trails.

Aid Stations every 2 miles.

One of the PREMIER ULTRA RACES in the country.

    Entry Fee: $50 for 50 mile & 50k
    Entry Fee: $30 for 20k

    by 10-13-2002
    (add $15 thereafter)


Saturday, October 19th, 2002

    All races begin at 7:00 am


Palo Duro Canyon State Park, near Canyon, Texas; 26 miles south of Amarillo, Texas.


Red Spicer - Race Director
6100 W. 45th #627
Amarillo, Tx 79109


Awards to the top 3 male and top 3 female finishers in both ULTRA events.
All finishers receive a momento.


Pre-race PASTA meal at the Party Barn.
Hamburgers & soft drinks at finish line are free to runners and their guests.

Hot showers at finish line.
(Bring soap & towel.)


The Days Inn, located at Hollywood Road and Interstate 27, will serve as the host hotel.
For reservations call: 806-468-7100   A special rate of $55 per night will be available. Ask for the "Race Special"

Camping is available at the Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
For reservations call 512-389-8900 or send email to:


Park Entry?

Gold Conservation Passport waives entrance fee to Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
Otherwise, it is $3.00 per person per day.

Palo Duro Canyon State Park