Time: August 21, 2016 at 8am to August 27, 2016 at 3pm
Location: Foothills of Hakusan, Hakusan National Park
City/Town: Hakusan city, Ishikawa pref.
Website or Map: http://www.hakusangeotrail.co…
Event Type: self, supported, ultra, marathon, stage, race
Organized By: Hakusan Geotrail Exective Committee
Latest Activity: Feb 1, 2016
The 3rd Hakusan Geotrail 2016 will take place in Hakusan city, Ishikawa Prefecture in Japan.
The Hakusan Geotrail is 6 stages race of 7 days. The race is from August 21 to 27 in 2016. The competitor check in August 20. The awards banquet is August 27.
Along the 250 kilometers / 155 miles and 15,000 meters of positive height gain of the Hakusan Geotrail course, the terrain will include grasslands, farmlands, dirt tracks, riverbeds, rolling hills, mountain valleys, plains and plateaus.
Competitors will pass through local villages and grazing lands where shepherds tend to their flocks.
The course has a number of highlights, including the Hakusan National Park area (where the famous sacred mountain of Japan), Mt.Hakusan (2,702 m height) Hakusan-Tedorigawa geopark, Syugendou; Japanese mountain asceticism-shamanism incorporating Shinto and Buddhist concepts. Located in the foothills of Hakusan mountain.
Athletes are provided with water and a place to stay in a tent each day and are also supported by professional medical and operations teams.
Official Website: http://www.hakusangeotrail.com/outline_en.html/
Online Registration: http://www.hakusangeotrail.com/entry_form_en.html