Chena River to Ridge Multi-sport Endurance Race, Fairbanks, Alaska

Chena River to Ridge

March 3rd, 2018

50 Mile and 25 Mile Multi-sport Endurance Race
in Interior Alaska’s Chena Recreation Area

We invite you to venture north to Fairbanks to participate in this unique multi-sport endurance race in interior Alaska. The Chena River to Ridge race will take racers around maintained snow-machine trails in the Chena River Recreation Area about 30 miles east of Fairbanks. Its a challenging race course with big ascents, fast downhills, blind turns, and outstanding views of the local hills and the Alaska Range as the trail climbs high above the valley floor. Racers can either travel by ski, bike, or on foot. There is a 50-mile course and a 25-mile course. After the race, you can relax your muscles in the thermal waters at Chena Hot Springs Resort, about 30 minutes away.

Chena River to Ridge Race Trail

Latest News

Trail grooming update

Yesterday (Thursday) evening, three snow machines broke out and groomed the Colorado Creek/Compeau loop after this week's snowstorm. The effort was capped off by pulling a 5' drag over all 25 miles of the race course. Daytime temperatures reaching the upper teens, and...

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Revised 2018 race course

Due to heavy snowfall and deep drifts, we were unable to break out the 50-mile (Stiles Creek) loop. As such, the race course has been condensed to the 25-mile Colorado Creek/Compeau loop, around which the 50-mile racers will circulate twice.Twin Bears CR2R 25-mile...

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A couple more volunteers needed!

We could use an additional volunteer for the start/finish, and one more medic. No experience required for the first, Training in emergency first aid/wilderness first responder for the second. Please accept our bribe of an event shirt, low-quality hot dogs, and all the...

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