The 2018 Fat Ass 50K fun run starts at 9 AM January 13, 2018 at 9th & Raleigh. You must sign in and sign a waiver at 815 11th Ave (go down alley to back door). There is no entry fee.
This is a slightly organized fun run. You are responsible for yourself and your own safety. Most of the run is on roads with traffic. There is no traffic control anywhere along the course. You must time yourself. There might be aid stations, but there is no guarantee. You are responsible for being prepared for race day conditions.
All the relay/shorter options — Half Ass/Skinny Ass/ Lame Ass — are available.
The race starts at the corner of 9th and Raleigh Streets. Take 9th to Montana, right on Montana to Broadway, left on Broadway to Sanders, right on Sanders which eventually veers left and changes to Virginia Dale Street. Turn right on Lime Kiln. Stay on Lime Kiln which will become South Hills Road. Continue on South Hills Road, turn right on the I-15 frontage road (Highway 282). Continue on Highway 282 straight thru Montana City. True Fat Ass runners will turn left on Market Street turn right at the T-intersection, and turn left on Virginia Road, and continue on Virginia Road across Stoney Brook Drive. This will put you on a trail along Prickly Pear Creek that will eventually dump out on Highway 282. Turn left on Highway 282, cross under I-15, and continue on Highway 282 to Lump Gulch Road.Turn right on Lump Gulch Road and stay on Lump Gulch Road to Travis Creek Road. Stay on Travis Creek Road. Once you cross the the high point of the course Travis Creek Road changes to Grizzly Gulch Road. Where Grizzly Gulch Road turns sharply to the left, continue straight on Oro Fino Gulch Road, through the Town of Unionville, to Arrastra Gulch Road. At Cox Lake Arrastra Gulch Road becomes Dry Gulch Road. Continue down Dry Gulch Road and turn left on Davis Gulch Road. Davis Gulch Road becomes Davis Street when you get to Helena, continue on Davis Street to 9th Avenue. Turn right on 9th Avenue to Raleigh, left on Raleigh, right down the alley to finish at 815 11th Ave.