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Maah Daah Hey Trail Run - 5k/10k - half and full marathons - 54, 79 & 106 miles

July 29, 2017

Mark your calendars for the Maah Daah Hey Trail Run!

brought to you by our friends at ExperienceLand and the Maah Daah Hey 100


The Badlands Trail Run has evolved: indtroducing the first annual MDHTR.

Experience the unique challenge of running on North Dakota’s awe inspring Maah Daah Hey trail.

This event will give every participant an experience they will remember for the rest of their lives. The Badlands provide a truly stunning backdrop for one of North America’s most challenging and rewarding stretches of trail.


Here are a few notes, but visit ExperienceLand for all the details and to register today!

  • All races start at 8:00am MDT on July 29
  • All races are point-to-point, not an out-and-back race
  • This off-road run on the MDH trail is fun, but be prepared for a little mix of dirt, clay and some elevation changes
  • Shuttles to the start line are provided for 5k, 10k, half-marathon, and full-marathon runners
  • Finish line will be at the Medora Family Fun Center -- with food, music, and plenty of activities for the family during and after the run (check out the family fun center here)
  • See the course map at ExperienceLand
  • Enjoy this fully revamped Maah Daah Hey Trail Run!



Race Start

Elevation Gain

5k - 3.1 Miles  Burning Hills Amphitheatre ALL Downhill
10k - 6.2 Miles West River Road 632 feet
Half Marathon - 13.1 Miles Buffalo Gap Campground 1,374 feet
Marathon - 26.2 Miles Wannagan Campground 2,391 feet
54 Miles Forest Service Rd 708 5,984 fee
79 Miles Scairt Woman Rd 8, 862 feet
106 Miles CCC Campground 11, 975 feet



Plus, you'll find savings for Medora Musical and Pitchfork Steak Fondue
in your registration confirmation email!


This event is soley operated by Experience Land with cooperation from TRMF.