This incredible race take the runners from the hot furnace of Death Valley to Mt. Whitney, along a 135 Mile extremely demanding course including 14,600’ (4450m) of cumulative vertical ascent and 6,100’ (1859m) of cumulative descent.


Badwater 135
July 19, 2021 (Monday) - 06:00
135 miles
14,600 feet
6,100 feet
Cut off: 60:00 hours
Solo Desert Extreme Mountain Range Road Timed

The race starts at Lone Pines, climbs to the summit of Horseshoe Meadow (elev. 10,000 feet / 3048m), runs through the Owens Valley to Cerro Gordo and further before getting back to Lone Pines and finally climbing Mt. Whitney where the finish line is located.

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]


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