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MillCreek 50k

June 8, 2012
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Courtesy of Christian Johnson here is a artistic illustrated map detailing the course.

For those who know, and those who want to, the Millcreek 50k will be on Friday July 20th at 9 PM. This will be a down canyon year, so the race will start at Upper Big Water and finish across the street from the Millcreek Inn.

Prearranging your car shuttles would be appreciated. Look for maps and more information in the coming weeks. For more information on this run go here.  Get in contact with me if you have questions.  Remember there is no registration, no fee, but lots of fun.
Hope to see you there.
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17 Comments leave one →
  1. run permalink
    June 8, 2012 2:21 AM

    Great course, but the MRC guys don’t put it on.

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      June 8, 2012 2:40 AM

      Correct! Ken, Eric (MRC) and Rich do (Am I correct!). Thanks for the clarification.

      • run permalink
        June 8, 2012 1:42 PM

        That run is Ken’s baby and Rich has done a great job of keep it alive. Eric does the Granduer Fun Run, another great course.

  2. June 8, 2012 4:13 PM

    New to the blog and MillCreek 50K. Is this a night run or did you mean to say 9 AM?

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      June 8, 2012 4:48 PM

      Hey Brian,
      Not a typo. This run starts at 9pm. Fortunately, you don’t have to worry about warm temperatures.
      Welcome.

  3. June 28, 2012 12:12 AM

    Thanks for posting information about the race. I’m looking forward to it. Is it ok to park a car on the road at Church Fork?

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      June 28, 2012 12:32 AM

      Hey Ryan,
      Totally fine. Along with shuttling other random runners back to the start. Spirit of the trail.

  4. John permalink
    July 13, 2012 6:01 PM

    What can we bring for aid stations if we’re running it?

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      July 13, 2012 6:15 PM

      Anything is welcome. Chips candy real food etc

  5. June 22, 2013 5:03 AM

    What day is millcreek 50k is it the 19 or 20th of July?

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      June 22, 2013 5:44 PM

      Hey Liz,

      Here is the note from the email.

      Millcreek Canyon 50k

      This years fun run will be Friday July 19th @ 9:00pm. Meet at Eastwood elementary 3300 south Wasatch Blvd. Every year we reverse direction so this year will be an up canyon year finishing at upper big water. Two Aid stations at Elbow fork (mile 10) and Dog lake (mile 21). Arrange your own car shuttle. I will send out the great map drawn by Christian & mark the course accordingly with reflective tape.

      no fee
      no frills
      no promises

      Hope to see you there!

  6. Matt Z permalink
    July 1, 2013 12:47 AM

    Hey, I’m new to the blog and interested in running the Millcreek 50k. Is it just a “show up and run” type of race? What can I do to help provide for aid stations?

    Thanks,
    Matt

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      July 6, 2013 4:45 AM

      Hey Matt,
      You bet this is a show up and run. While ‘only’ 50k, it can be quite the challenge. Any ‘aid’ is encouraged and can be brought to the beginning of the run. This year it will begin at the west face below grandeur.

  7. Jack permalink
    July 4, 2013 4:17 AM

    When is the 2013 Millcreek 50K?

    • pwstoughton permalink*
      July 6, 2013 4:43 AM

      Hey Jack,
      It will start on July 19th at 9pm below the west side of Grandeur.

  8. David permalink
    June 10, 2014 3:18 PM

    Is there a date for the 2014 Millcreek 50K? Thanks!

  9. July 7, 2014 4:47 AM

    Hi what is the correct date for the mill creek 50k it says July 26 then on calender it says Aug 2 hoping it July 26 as katchina miss is Aug 2 thanks

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