Chena River to Ridge
March 4, 2023
55 Mile and 26 Mile Multi-sport Endurance Race
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 55-mile course and a 26-mile course. After the race, you can relax your muscles in the thermal waters at Chena Hot Springs Resort, about 30 minutes away.
The 2018 Chena River to Ridge needs volunteers to help with staffing the Start/Finish, an aid station, and parking directors. Aid station volunteers will need their own snow machines to access a remote location on the course. We are also in need of two EMT- or...
Designed and illustrated by Fairbanks’ Karri Sicard, the new logo will adorn the next generation of CR2R swag.
Jane Lanford, a well-known distance runner in interior Alaska, and her husband, Steve, have generously donated the cost of the rental fee for the 2018 Chena River to Ridge staging facility. It's a win-win for all involved, as all fees for renting the Twin Bears camp...
Registration is now open for the 2018 Chena River to Ridge at Ultrasignup…
Visit the results page to see results from the 2013 through 2017 Chena River to Ridge races.