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The Backland

The Backland is the biggest last man standing trail race near the Texas and Oklahoma border. Runners have 1 hour to complete a 4.5 mile loop. Every hour the gun will go off to start the new loop. If you finish the loop in an hour, you wait for the gun to go off again before you continue. If you don't finish within 1 hour you're out. The last man (or woman) standing wins a $500 cash prize, a huge trophy, a six-pack of beer (rootbeer if under 21)

When: December
(This trail race takes place in December each year. Visit race website link below for details.)

Location: Texas, United States
Geographic Area: Walnut Creek Resort
Nearby City: Lake Texoma

Event 1:
Race Length: 7 km (4.3 mi)
65% dirt trails, 0% dirt roads, 35% paved
Event 2:
Race Length: 0 miles (0 km)
65% dirt trails, 0% dirt roads, 35% paved
Additional Information

Website URL: https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=91067 (opens new window)
Race Director: texasoutlawrunning



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Submitted On: 8/31/2022
By: texasoutlawrunning (Race Director)

Editors: RaceDirectorHQ



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