Sawmill Relay

Race Details

Sawmill Relay
June 4, 2022
Mt. Charleston

Taking place in the Humbolt-Toiyabe National Forest, this will be an epic adventure you don’t want to miss! We are hosting a solo or relay race option in gorgeous Lee Canyon, Mt. Charleston. Our relay is located in the Sawmill area, using several trails throughout the forest. The views from these trails are absolutely stunning!
It has been unusually wet for this time of year out here in Southern Nevada. Please layer your clothes!


Registration will close June 2nd at midnight. Same day registration will be open at staging area and is cash only.  Please register at tent at least 1 hour prior to event time.

There are 3 loops to run; (this is approximate mileage) loop one 8.2, loop two 4.28, and loop three, 5.64 miler. All loops must be completed by each team member. The team member will finish 1 loop and then tag out to the next runner until all 3 loops by all 3 runners are completed. This totals approximately 19.23 miles per person and around 57.69 miles total per team! We will have slap bracelets ready for you when you complete your loop.  Three separate colors for 3 separate loops.

Distances, Start Times, Cut-Offs

DistanceStart TimeCut-Off Time
57.69 mi (solo)6:00 AM15 hours (9:00PM)
57.69 mi - total miles - Relay6:00 AM15 hours (9:00 PM)
38.45 mi - Solo Ultra6:30 AM14.5 hours (9:00 PM)
19.23 mi - Solo7:00 AM10 - 15 hours
Half-Marathon (13.1 mi)7:30 AM15 hours
10 km8:00 AM15 hours
5 km8:30 AM15 hours


Course Map

Aid Stations

This is a cupless race.  Please bring hydration packs to refill at the Aid Stations.

Packet Pickup

This will be held at the staging area 1-2 hours before race.

Bag Drop

We will have a place at the staging area to store any personel items.

Directions, parking, awards

This is about a 45 minute drive from the strip.  From downtown Las Vegas, drive 30.3 miles north on Highway to 95 to Lee Canyon Road. Turn left onto Lee Canyon Road and drive approximately 12.3 miles. If you are just running, please park right at Sawmill Trailhead.

GPS: 36.3617, -115.635

Sawmill Area

The elevation is around 7,600 feet and the temperature for early June is around 69°/38°F.
Surrounded by wildflowers, gorgeous trees, and wildlife, the fresh crisp air is a nice escape from the city.  You will be running through a forest full of Arizon Skyrockets, Singleleaf Pinyon Pine, Utah Juniper, Curl Leaf Mountain Mohogany, Big Sagebrush, and annual flowers that change with throughout all the seasons. While running this gorgeous course, you may also observe the Juniper Titmouse, White-Tailed Antelope Squirrel, Black-Tailed Jackrabbit, Kit Fox, Palmer’s Chipmunk, Panamint Chipmunk, Burrows, Desert Tortoise, Mule Deer, and the Western Scrunja.


Please park approximately 1/3 mile up the road at Sawmill Trailhead, on the right.  Walk back down dirt trail to start line.


Awards will be for all distances, male & female, 1-3rd place.

Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.

– Edward Abbey

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