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2016 Peak Ultra

please note that start dates depend on distance

Nestled in the foothills of the Green Mountains, the Peak Ultra is hosted in the rustic New England town of Pittsfield, Vt.  We are confident there is a fit challenge for every level of runner interested in exploring our trails.  You’ll come to find the true magic of ‘people inspiring people’ through our unique race experience designed to help you not only discover the beauty of the Vermont mountains, but yourself as well.


200 mile –  7 am sharp 5/12/2016
100 mile – 7 am sharp 5/13/2016
50 mile – 7 am sharp 5/14/2016
30 mile – 8:45 5/14/2016
15 mile – 9:30 5/14/2016

500 mile race start TBD

Ultra Trail Run – 15, 30, 50, 100, 200 and 500 mile distances.

Here is the profile of the 2015 50 miles race, please note that courses change every year.

Read Travis Macy’s report on the 2015 race.

Read reflections on running the 500 by racer Michelle Roy.

Read reflections on running the 500 by Kale Poland.

Read reflections on running the 500 by Nick Bautista.

Watch the Peak Ultra Video.



This is a runner submitted map & elevation profile of the 2015 50 mile course which includes the 30 & 15 mile courses (last 30 & 15 miles), the 2016 is subject to change and this should be considered approximate.




Riverside Farm

57 tweed river Drive ​

Pittsfield, VT 05762

CAMPING is available at the top of Tweed River Drive.  There will be a toilet and there is room for 30 people to camp.  Camping is also available at the top of the mountain and on Upper Michigan Road there are some great camping spots within the National Forest.


PARKING is at Riverside Farm which is located at 57 Tweed River Drive (Off of Route 100).  Take Tweed River Drive and go to the second driveway and make a left.  Please park in the designated area.