General Information

April 20th - Into the Wild Black Star Canyon 9.2k - Black Star Canyon is part of Southern California's permanently protected wildland located in eastern Orange County. Our figure eight course will fill all your senses in this stunning region. Black Star is known for its soaring sandstone cliffs, Red-tailed Hawks flying overhead, and majestic panoramas of the Santa Ana Mountains.

Black Star Canyon
Black Star Canyon Road
Silverado, Ca. 92676

Saturday, April 20th, 2024

Race Day Parking:
Parking will be on Black Star Canyon Road adjacent to the Baker Canyon Trail Head

Start/Finish Location:
The Baker Canyon Trail Head and Staging Area

Race Distance:
9.2k (5.7 miles)

Course Information:
Trail Description: fire roads & single track
Elevation gain: 1070ft
Aid stations: 2 ( 2 and 4.5 miles)
Course map: Use satellite view for map
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Pre-running the course is not allowed unless it occurs on wilderness access days or docent-led activities.  Unauthorized access or pre-running the course may jeopardize our ability to offer these events. 

Event Timeline:
Check in and Packet Pickup: Race Morning from 6:30 - 7:15am
Race Start Time: 7:30 am (No early start)

Award Ceremony: 10:00 am 
Must be present for awards.

Packet Pick Up: NOT Mandatory
Thursday, April 18th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at A Snail's Pace Mission Viejo
24451 Alicia Pkwy
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Join us at A Snail's Pace Mission Viejo for packet pick up and receive $10 off a purchase of $30 or more
Please note: race day packet pick up available

Registration Prices:
$45.00 until 5pm on 4/17/24
NO Race Day Registration

Registration is easy:

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