COURSE

MOUNTAIN TRAIL RACE

The Taiping Lake 100 features 3 courses with distances ranging from 21K, 50k, and up to 100K. Each route provides a unique challenge that becomes harder the longer you go, yet every course gives you the incredible breathtaking experience of Taiping Lake and the Yellow Mountain in the Anhui province of eastern China. Hands down, this is a dream adventure race that must be experienced by adventure runners around the world!

The course has been improved and optimized starting in 2019. Featuring ancient road, mountain trails, canyons, tea gardens, farms, and villages as you traverse from Taiping Lake to the Yellow Mountain and back in loop courses.

A DREAM RUNNING ADVENTURE

21K COURSE

While not an easy challenge, the 21K race is the easiest and shortest route available to participate at the Taiping Lake 100. The course terrain features a blend of trails, dirt roads, and stone and paved pathways. The entire 21K course gives participants the incredible breathtaking views of Taiping Lake and Yellow Mountain.

DISTANCE
K
ASCEND
M
DESCENT
M
CHECKPOINTS
CUTOFF
HRS

INTERACTIVE MAP

View the 21K course in detail through Google Maps.

GPX TRACK

Download a GPX track file of the 21K course.

MOBILE USERS ROTATE TO LANDSCAPE VIEW FOR TABLE DATA

CHECKPOINT STATIONS

Below is a breakdown of the checkpoint and supply post stations on the 21K course, the total distance to each from the start, the gap between, the elevation ascent and descent between each station and the required cut off time to each.

SITENAMEDISTANCE (KM)CUMULATIVE (KM)GAIN (M)DESC (M)TOTAL GAIN (M)TOTAL DESC (M)CUT OFF
START太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake0000008:30
CP1黎家村/Lija Village4.54.5348280348280
CP10纪家坞/Jijiawu6.410.9277323625603
SP百步岭/Baibuling7.1182347648650
FINISH太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake4.122.1383668668616:30

50K COURSE

The 50K course takes participants deeper into the mountains to increase the challenge by adding longer distance and more elevation gain. The course terrain features a blend of trails, dirt roads, and stone and paved pathways. The entire 50K course gives participants the incredible breathtaking views of Taiping Lake and Yellow Mountain.

DISTANCE
K
ASCEND
M
DESCENT
M
CHECKPOINTS
CUTOFF
HRS

INTERACTIVE MAP

View the 50K course in detail through Google Maps.

GPX TRACK

Download a GPX track file of the 50K course.

MOBILE USERS ROTATE TO LANDSCAPE VIEW FOR TABLE DATA

CHECKPOINT STATIONS

Below is a breakdown of the checkpoint and supply post stations on the 50K course, the total distance to each from the start, the gap between, the elevation ascent and descent between each station and the required cut off time to each.

SITENAMEDISTANCE (KM)CUMULATIVE (KM)GAIN (M)DESC (M)TOTAL GAIN (M)TOTAL DESC (M)CUT OFF
START太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake0000006:30
CP1黎家村/Lija Village4.54.5348280348280 
CP2长芦村/Changlu Village13.918.4611642959922 
CP9桥源/Bridge Source9.527.946448414231406 
CP10

纪家坞/Jijiawu

8.736.610510015281506 
CP11黎家村/Lija Village6.44332327718511783 
FINISH太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake4.547.52803482131213119:30

100K COURSE

The ultimate challenge at the highest elevation is the 100K mountain race pushing to 110K in actual distance. The 100K extends off the 50K course, giving participants the ultimate ultramarathon challenge on one of the most beautiful mountain regions in the world.  The course terrain features a blend of trails, dirt roads, and stone and paved pathways. The entire 100K course gives participants the incredible breathtaking views of Taiping Lake and Yellow Mountain.

DISTANCE
K
ASCEND
M
DESCENT
M
CHECKPOINTS
CUTOFF
HRS

INTERACTIVE MAP

View the 100K course in detail through Google Maps.

GPX TRACK

Download a GPX track file of the 100K course.

MOBILE USERS ROTATE TO LANDSCAPE VIEW FOR TABLE DATA

CHECKPOINT STATIONS

Below is a breakdown of the checkpoint and supply post stations on the 100K course, the total distance to each from the start, the gap between, the elevation ascent and descent between each station and the required cut off time to each.

SITENAMEDISTANCE (KM)CUMULATIVE (KM)GAIN (M)DESC (M)TOTAL GAIN (M)TOTAL DESC (M)CUT OFF
START太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake0000006:30
CP1黎家村/Lija Village4.54.5348280348280
CP2长芦村/Changlu Village11.916.468174210291022
CP3桃坑/Taokeng12.528.932942013581442
CP4郭村/Guocun7.736.629323116511673
CP5九龙峰/Jiulong Peak13.349.977864224292315
CP6武备村/Wubei Village5.655.536540827942723
CP7房车营地/RV Camp9.965.441042732043150
CP8章村/Zhangcun16.581.91001104042054190
CP9桥源/Bridge Source7.889.716916743744357
CP10纪家坞/Jijiawu7.797.410510044794457
CP11黎家村/Lija Village6.4103.832327748024734
FINISH太平湖绿地/Taiping Lake4.5108.328034850825082次日12:30

SUPPLIES AT CHECKPOINTS

Each station will have the following essentials to help you rehydrate and refuel during the race.

  • Water
  • Sports drink
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
  • Nuts
  • First Aid

Some stations may have additional food items including:

  • Hot food
  • Bread
  • Soda
  • Beer
  • Noodles
  • Pickles
DISCLIAMER

Please note that event information here represents what is planned for the event. Locations, routes, hotels, schedule, adjustments, and changes may apply depending on conditions, availability, late participation entries, and improvements. The event strives to improve for the best experience.

Race Date: October 26, 2019

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