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20 Miler


The 20 Miler consists of one big clockwise loop, complete with breathtaking views along the entire course. Runners will be treated to incredible panoramic views of Mt. Adams, Mt. St. Helens and Mt. Hood, as well as the majestic Mt. Margaret Backcountry and its many lakes, creeks, craggy ridgelines and miles of sweet single-track. 

Total elevation gain is 4,800ft and loss is 4,800ft.  Approximately 98% of the course is on single-track trails. The course has three full aid stations.  


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There are three aid stations which will have the typical trail race food items: Bananas, oranges, chips, PB&J, Skout gels and bars, CarboPro, soda, water and other sweet stuff. All Daybreak races are cupless, so be sure to bring your own cup for liquid at aid stations. 

Aid Station Total Distance (mi) To Next Aid (mi) Crew Cutoff
Start 0 4.6 Yes --
#1 - Coldwater Creek 4.6 5.9 No --
#2 - Harry's Ridge 10.5 3.8 No --
#3 - Loowit Viewpoint 14.2 5.8 Yes 4:00 pm
Finish 20.3 -- Yes --


There will be a cut-off time of 4pm at Loowit Viewpoint Aid Station. 


Crew are welcome at Loowit Viewpoint Aid Station and the Start/Finish area only. Parking is limited at Loowit Viewpoint, and we must leave enough parking for other visitors to the Monument.


There will be no drop bags available.


Our permit does not allow pacers.


See the Daybreak Racing Refund Policy.

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.  USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.