Mars Hill Mountain Challenge

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August 12, 2017

Mars Hill Mountain Challenge is an adventure obstacle race hosted at Bigrock Mountain. The challenge features the alpine terrain of Bigrock Mountain Ski Area with a variety of natural and man-made obstacles over a 5 kilometer course with plenty of elevation gain. If your looking for an event that will push you to the limit this is for you.

Mars Hill Mountain Challenge is open to all competitor ages 13 and up, but its recommened for ages 18 and up. 

Mars Hill Mountain Challenge will be sold out with 500 competitors, divided into waves leaving every 30 minutes from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to create the best experience possible for everyone. All competitors are required to run in the wave they sign up for.

What Does Registration Include?
Your Adult Race Registration Fee gets you:

1. Your entry into Aroostook County’s biggest obstacle race

2. A cool race T-shirt

3. A ski lift ticket to Bigrock Mountain good for 2017/2018 ski season

4. A day packed with adventure and fun!


All competitors register as individuals, then once registered you can create or join your team. Teams consist of four competitors. We will not take registration for teams the day of the event. The teams time is the average of each team members finish time.  AUGUST 1st IS THE DEADLINE TO MAKE ANY REGISTRATION TRANSFERS INCLUDING WAVE OR TEAM CHANGES!


Individual Awards
Individual Awards will be issued to the top male and female finishers in 3 age categories: under 30, 30 – 39, and 40 and over.

Team Awards
Team Awards will be given out to each of the top 3 teams.

Teams will consist of a minimum of four competitors. The team time is the average finish time of the four fastest competitors from your team.


This is the updated Waves Start List for the Mars Hill Mountain Challenge.


This is the updated Waves Start List for the Mars Hill Mountain Challenge.

Mars Hill

Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers 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]



5K Adventure Challenge

August 12, 2017 (Saturday) - 09:00
Obstacle Race
5 kilometers

Kids Fun Run

August 12, 2017 (Saturday) - 13:00
Obstacle Race
0.62 miles

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