Dirty Feet Kal Park 50

May 5, 2024
$40 - $75

Run the trails at Kalamalka Prov. Park near Vernon BC!
8km / 25km / 50km
Registration opening soon! Enjoy the sweet trails in Kal Park as they wander thru the forest and thru the grasslands. Climb up to check out the amazing views of Kal lake! The views are breathtaking and amazing. Kal Park has the #1 rated trails in BC! The finish line is at the beach! Lots of great prizes and prize money for top 50km finishers.

EVENT INFORMATION

Dirty Feet Kal Park 50 is an iconic 50km offering prize money. Prize money will be awarded to the top three finishers in the men’s and women’s 50km race ( $100 – 1st place, $50 – 2nd place, $25 – 3rd place). The 25km race and 8 km race will receive prizes for top 3 from our Sponsors.

Dirty Feet Trail Run Series is excited to have HOKA as a presenting sponsor for 2023. Come out and demo some HOKA shoes and take on some new trails!

Distances

50km, 25km and 8km distances are available. Pick the distance that suits you and come out for an awesome day on the trails. There are great draw prizes to win so make sure to stick around to see what’s new from our sponsors!!

This park has been voted as the best trails in BC!

Trails:

This run is in Kalamalka Provincial Park offering amazing trails and amazing views of Kal Lake and the Okanagan valley. A true gem! The trails are fun and challenging and will be well marked with flags and arrows and at the finish there’s great food waiting for you – sweet and salty snacks and water and electrolyte drink. There will be 2 feed zones out on course and one at the start/finish area.

Course Maps

8km Course - Click here for a link to the 8km course map and elevation!

25km Course - Click here for a link to the 25km course map.

50km Course - Click here for a link to the 50km course map .

Dirty Feet Race Merchandise

Dirty Feet T-shirts, Hoodies and Hats will be available to purchase at the event. Cash and credit card are accepted.

Race Package Pick-up

Friday May 5th from 3-5pm and Saturday May 6th from 11-1pm in Vernon at the Starting Block in Vernon at 3100 29 Ave. For out of towners that cannot make these times you can pick them up on race day from 6am-6:45am for 50km start and 8am for 25km start and until an hour before your race starts. This will be at Kalamalka Prov park at the start line.

Racer Check In

Begins May 7th, 2023 at 6:00am at Start/Finish

Race Start Times

50km – 7 am

25km – 9 am

8 km – 10:30 am

Entry Fees  

50 km race early entry fee is $75 includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.

25km race early entry fee is $55 includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.

8km early entry fee is $40  includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.

*Entry Fees will increase by $5 – On January 1st. and another $5 1- week (April 30th) before the race.

All fees include GST and do not include on-line processing fee.

If you would like to volunteer please email INFO@DIRTYFEET.CA regarding volunteering for this event.

On-line Registration Deadline

Registration is now open. Click Here to Register.

Registration on line closes on May 5th. No race day registration.

Refund Policy

Sorry No Refunds. –Your registration maybe transferred to another 2023 event but this must be requested 2 weeks prior to the event.

Aid Stations and Time Cut offs for 50km:
1st Aid station – 12.5km
2nd Aid Station – 20.9km (approx)
3rd Aid Station – 25km – First time cut off at 5 hours
4th Aid Station – 37.5km – Second time cut off at 7.5 hours
5th Aid Station – 45.9km (approx)

25km race will have 2 aid stations – 12.5km and 20.9km (approx)

Aid stations will be available they will include water, electrolyte drink, gummies, and chips 21km runners please be prepared to carry enough water/electrolyte drink for 10km without a refuelling station.

8km race will not have aid stations on course.

Pacing

Pacing and Pacers are not permitted for any of the distances in this race. Your support crew is only able to support you at the start/finish area and half way at the start area and no where else on course.

Getting There:

This run is at the Jade/Juniper bay aka yellow gate to Kalamalka Provincial Park on Kidston Rd. in Coldstream, BC. Click here for a map. If you google Kalamalka Prov park it will direct you to the wrong parking lot. Use map or this address 14469 Kidston Rd.

If you are unfamiliar with the Yellow Gate Parking lot for Jade and Juniper Beach. Please make sure to follow directions to Jade/ Juniper Beach Parking area. DO NOT go to cosens Bay  parking Lot this is not the correct area. If using Google maps please search for 14469 Kidston Rd this is the closest permanent address to the Yellow Gate Parking lot.

Muscles need help before or after the race?

You can visit Dr. Laura Mcpherson, Dr. Steve Hofmann or Brooke Hackle RMT at Bluebird Sport and Spine at 3016 29th Street in Vernon or call (250) 545-7545 to book an appointment.

Donate to the Trails:

If you love these trails in Kalamalka Provincial park and would like to support the club hard at work maintaining them please visit the North Okanagan Cycling Society’s website to donate or become a member!

Weather:

Historically it has been nice in Vernon and at Kalamalka Prov Park however remember this is an early season race and all racers should bring clothes for all conditions.

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