Event Details

Blackwater 50k Ultra & Relay Trail Run

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50k Trail Run & Relay

Looking to venture into the world of ultra running? This is the race for you. A challenging but relatively flat 50k course along the beautiful Jackson Trail between Bear & Hurricane Lakes in the Blackwater River State Forest is the perfect place to push yourself to new distances, or check your fitness for those upcoming longer races. The event boasts tons of support, so if you have ever thought about it, now is the time.

NEW! Sign up a Team of 5 for the 50k Relay

This race also offers a RELAY! Take turns with your friends running a beautiful & challenging 10K trail loop around Bear Lake. Teams of 5 can take on this trail run challenge!

Overall Results 2018

Age Division Results


When: February 16th | 7 am

Where: 2914 Bear Lake Rd. Milton, FL 32570

Registration Dates

Early Bird – $65

(through Dec. 18th, 2018)

Regular – $80

Dec. 19th – Feb. 14th

Late – $95

Feb. 15th & 16th


Packet Pick Up

Friday – Feb. 15th

at Running Wild from 4-6 pm

Race Day – Feb 16th

at Race Start from 5:30-6:30 am

Relay Registration

Early Bird – $100

(through Dec. 18th, 2018)

Regular – $125

Dec. 22nd – Feb. 14th

Late – $150

Feb. 15th & 16th

Where do I need to park and what can I expect on the course?

This is an out-and-back course along the beautiful Jackson Trail between Bear & Hurricane Lakes. There are aid stations every 4-6 miles along the course with water, an electrolyte drink and a variety of nutritional options. The course limit is 9 hours.


Ok, I’m running 50 kilometers…(31 miles) I’m going to be hungry after.

Yeah you will! And we’ll have tons of delicious food. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Stick around and enjoy a delicious meal. The post race area is completely family friendly. The award ceremony follows directly after then run. You can expect accurate scoring with results posted online the same day as the race.


What kind of cool swag do I get for registering?

All participants get a sweet custom technical shirt! Sizing is gender specific and runs pretty true to size. All finishers get a medallion! Also, don’t forget the post race party for great food and music!