Fossil 50 and Dino Enduro Info
*THE 50 Challenge: Saturday April 29th @ 8:30 AM – Pre-race meeting/Staging 8:15AM
*THE DINO Enduro: SAT & SUN
DAY 1: Saturday 4PM. Pre-race meeting/Staging 3:45PM.
DAY 2: Sunday 9AM. Pre-race meeting/ 8:45AM.
*The Party Presented by TrailLED high performance lighting. Competition for fun. (open to all) HIGH JUMP & LONG JUMP ***Then the Corn-Hole Tournament
Fossil 50 Challenge
A mountain bike adventure that combines 34 miles of single track and 18 miles of scenic country roads. This is a technical and tactical route. Start is at Dinosaur Valley State Park with a tough Outer loop in the clockwise direction. Then a short and hilly path of FM roads to a fun lap at beautiful Solavaca Ranch. After completing that you will then take a longer more scenic route of FM roads back to Dinosaur Valley State Park for another tough loop. All miles are approximate and the exact route will have turn-by turn direction and mileage. This is a Rain or Shine event and route may be altered dependent on weather. Cut-off time will be at mile 38 and announced day of.
This Super exciting event will test bike handling, nerves, memory and fitness. From twisty fast down hills and all out speed to slow technical parts. A few jumps and a few drops (there will be alternate lines that are XC friendly) 4-5 Stages each day. Sport Ident timing.
Where: DINOSAUR VALLEY STATE PARK. Glen Rose, TX
From HWY 67 in Glen Rose take FM205 west for few miles to entrance on right. Only pre-registered racers park fee will be included in entry. Any other racers or guest will have to pay day-use fee. A discounted fee for camping on registration site. If any camping is left will be available day-of at full price.
FOSSIL 50: $70.00 fee (Day of fee $80.00)
DINO ENDURO: $115 fee (Day of $125)
Register for both and get a $15 discount and race for the KING or Queen of the Valley!
Registration closes on Wednesday 4/26/17 – No license required. You will sign a waiver at registration and number pick- up. First 100 in each event will get an awesome event T-shirt. Entry Includes post-race meal and beverages. Solavaca Ranch entry included for 50 mile racers. CAP of 250 Riders
Classes & Awards
50 Challenge: Men Open, Women Open*, Men 40+, Men 50+, and Single Speed. Top 3-5 in each class will be recognized and Top 10 overall (regardless of age or gender) will be given cash and/or prizes. *Top 5 women cash bonus.
Enduro: Men Open,*Women Open, amateur women, U-21& junior, Male Age Groups: 21-29,30-39,40-49,50+. Top 3-5 in each class recognized and Top 5 Men & Top 5 women open cash.
KING and QUEEN of THE VALLEY! Best overall (lowest finish combo) of both events. Overall finish in Fossil 50 & Enduro result by class. Example: 7th overall F50=7pts, and 3 in Enduro class=3pts Total of 10 points.
Fossil 50 AID Stations: 2 neutral aid stations will have mechanical support, water, and snacks.
- Aid station 1 will be at approximately mile 14 and mile 38.
- Aid station 2: will be at approximately mile 18 and 26. It will have drop bags available (must provide own drop bag and must be in transfer truck by 11:30 a.m.)
- Enduro will also have a fully stocked aid station between pre-ride and race laps.
Dinosaur Valley trail is more rugged than your average Texas trail and will provide challenges both technically and with elevation change. PLEASE be courteous to all trail users and park staff. This is a huge opportunity to show the class of cyclists so please do so. Remember to follow race markings. Any other details and maps provided at www.kodiaktough.com
For Pre-riding: The Course will not be marked till day before. However, the new maps will be up and able to follow. For Solavaca: Go to www.solavaca.com for maps and details. NO DOGS OR PETS ALLOWED at Solavaca
For ENDURO pre-riding. Only Run# 1 will be walkable evening of the day prior. This Run has big drops and multiple line choices. Other details and riding will be posted as event approaches.
The TRAIL LED PARTY! Lots of fun!
Camping Prices HERE on BIKEREG in merch section: Mandatory 2 night reservation. Water & electric $20 (on-site$25)/=$40/$50 most sites fit 4+ people.MAX of 8 people. Only 18 Water & Electric sites.
Fossil 50 Course Map