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New Event Date: October 26, 2019  

Join us for camping, trail running & hiking, yoga and live music at Dairy Creek Event Center and El Chorro County Park.  We've moved dates to enjoy the perfect fall weather in our beautiful home of San Luis Obispo, as well as capturing the peak late-season fitness of our guests. We truly have something for everyone who loves the outdoors, every level of fitness and for connecting with like-minded humans who are passionate about adventure. Camp at El Chorro Park or stay 5 minutes away in downtown San Luis Obispo, access private trails, explore your inner Yogi and then relax to live music and great food. How can you resist?    

This event is a fundraiser for our SLO County Parks Department and helps to support their development of additional outdoor spaces for us and our entire community to enjoy! Donate today at check out please.   

Camping is limited so book direct now at SLO County Parks, 805-781-5930. 

Downtown SLO hotel bookings are done online at www.SanLuisObispoVacations.com

All trail race participants receive a Finisher's Medal, an Event Shirt, Afternoon Yoga & Live Music, ample Course Aid-Medical-Directional Support and a first class Festival Finish Line Party!  

All Yoga/Music Festival tickets include an Event Shirt and All-day Yoga & Music. 

Parking at Cuesta College (across the street) is $3 per person PREPAID at registration. 

BBQ and BEER can also be pre-purchased at check out or bought event day on-site.    

More questions? Email us at customerservice@raceslo.com 


Schedule of Events (Subject to change - check website and emails from us) 

Friday, October 25th:

1:00 pm to 6:00pm - Packet Pick Up and Late Registration (for races & yoga if not sold out) at the Dairy Creek Event Center.

Saturday, October 26th:

5:30 am - SLO Ultra Open for parking at Cuest College $3 prepaid online or $5 cash on site
5:45 am to 9:00 am - Packet Pick Up and Late Registration @ El Chorro Park
5:30 am to 6:00 am - 50k Drop Bags Checked In @ El Chorro Park. Must be labeled by you with bib#.
6:30 am - 50k Trail Race Start @ El Chorro Park
8:30 am - 13.1 Mile Half Marathon Trail Race Start @ El Chorro Park
9:00 am - 5K Trail Race Start @ El Chorro Park
10:00 am to 5:00 pm - Yoga/Music Festival Open @ Dairy Creek Event Center
10:00 am - Kids Race on golf course path @ Dairy Creek Event Center
11:30 pm and 1:00 pm - Athlete Award Ceremonies on Stage





Registration fees

50K ULTRA Trail Run

Price changes in 18 days 7 hours
  • Includes SLO ULTRA shirt, medal and awards

    1. $99.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 31
    2. $104.00
      Now registering Nov 1 – Dec 31
      Register
    3. $109.00
      Jan 1 – Apr 20
    4. $114.00
      Apr 21 – Aug 31
    5. $124.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 25

13.1M Half Marathon Trail Run

Price changes in 18 days 7 hours
  • Includes SLO ULTRA shirt, medal, awards

    1. $69.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 31
    2. $74.00
      Now registering Nov 1 – Dec 31
      Register
    3. $79.00
      Jan 1 – Apr 20
    4. $84.00
      Apr 21 – Aug 31
    5. $94.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 25

5K Trail Run

Price changes in 18 days 7 hours
  • Includes SLO ULTRA shirt, medal, awards

    1. $29.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 31
    2. $34.00
      Now registering Nov 1 – Dec 31
      Register
    3. $39.00
      Jan 1 – Apr 20
    4. $44.00
      Apr 21 – Aug 31
    5. $54.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 25

Kids & Family Race 1/2 Mile Paved

Untimed fun run. Includes event shirt. Paved golf course paths. Strollers welcome.

  1. $15.00
    Sep 1 - Oct 25
    Register

Yoga & Music Festival All Day Ticket

All Day Access of unlimited Yoga and Music. Includes event shirt.

  1. $29.00
    Sep 1 - Oct 25
    Register

BBQ Meal Ticket w/ Soft Drink

  1. $15.00
    Sep 1 - Oct 25
    Register

Vegetarian Meal Ticket w/ Soft Drink

  1. $15.00
    Sep 1 - Oct 25
    Register

Beer Ticket

Cold Beer on tap. ID required at event to recieve.

  1. $5.00
    Sep 1 - Oct 25
    Register

Race Rules

There are NO REFUNDS and all races take place rain or shine.

All course routes subject to change & race distances are estimates. 


Dogs ONLY allowed on leash in the festival. No dogs on the course. No exceptions.

No Smoking allowed. 

Camping allowed only inside El Chorro Park.  Reservations at SLO County Parks Department required. 

All race distances will require that every person carry THEIR OWN cup, bottle or hydration pack for the entire race. We will be checking at each race start that you have this on you. We are working hard to create minimal waste and leave no trace.

2019 Race Swag

50k Ultra Run Participant Swag & Features

  • 2019 Collectible Tech short sleeve shirt unisex
  • Drop Bag for on course access 
  • Collectible finisher's medal
  • Awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall Male & Female. Age groups: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over)
  • Bib timing
  • Ample course aid & medical support
  • Live Bluegrass & Rock Festival

13.1 Mile Half Marathon Run Participant Swag & Features

  • 2019 Collectible Tech short sleeve shirt unisex
  • Collectible finisher's medal
  • Awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall Male & Female. Age groups: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over)
  • Bib timing
  • Ample course aid & medical support
  • Live Bluegrass & Rock Festival

5k Run/Hike Participant Swag & Features

  • 2019 Collectible Tech short sleeve shirt unisex
  • Collectible finisher's medal
  • Awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall Male & Female. Age groups: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over)
  • Bib timing
  • Ample course aid & medical support
  • Live Bluegrass & Rock Festival

Event Schedule

  • November 1 1:00 PM PDT - Friday Packet Pickup & Late Registration until 6:00 pm

  • November 2 5:30 AM PDT - Saturday Packet Pickup & Late Registration

  • November 2 5:30 AM PDT - 50k Drop Bags w/ Bib # and Tag Checked In

  • November 2 6:30 AM PDT - 50k Race Start

  • November 2 8:30 AM PDT - Half Marathon Race Start

  • November 2 9:00 AM PDT - 5K Race Start

  • November 2 10:00 AM PDT - BBQ & Live Music Festival

  • November 2 10:00 AM PDT - Kids Race Start

  • November 2 12:00 PM PDT - Award Ceremony

  • November 2 5:00 PM PDT - Festival Closes

Contact Information

Event Location

Dairy Creek Golf Course, Dairy Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

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