Dick Collins Firetrails 50

Aid Stations

Aid Stations with pace chart

Aid Station Distance (miles) Next Aid (miles)
Lake Chabot Pine Cove Picnic Area START 7.9
 Bort Meadows 7.9 2.6
 Big Bear Gate 10.5 4.5
 Skyline Gate 15.0 3.4
 Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve 18.4 3.3
 Steam Trains 21.7 2.2
Turnaround - Tilden Park - Quarry - Pacer Pickup 23.9 2.2
 Steam Trains 26.1 3.3
 Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve 29.4 3.4
 Skyline Gate  - Pacer Pickup 32.8 4.5
 Big Bear Gate 37.3 2.6
 Bort Meadows 39.9 3.5
 Clyde Woolridge Staging Area 43.4 6.6
Finish - Lake Chabot Cove Picnic Area 50 FINISH

** - Water, GU Roctane Engery Drink and light snacks ONLY.

Aid stations will have water, GU Roctane Engery Drink, CLIF SHOT, Coke, Sprite, ice, fruit, homemade baked cookies, hard candy, potatoes, P.B. & J sandwiches, pretzels, Succeed Caps, crackers, potato chips, salt, wonderful volunteers, etc.   It is recommended that runners carry at minimum one water bottle during the race.


  • Pack it in and pack it out!  Littering along the course will result in immediate disqualification.  Please dispose of ALL cups paper, wrappers, etc. at the aid stations.  It is a privilege to be able to traverse the East Bay Regional Park system. 


  • Medical personnel will be available at Steam Trains and at the main finish. 
  • If you have special medical conditions (asthma, allergic to bee stings, etc.) please take appropriate precautions.  Parts of the course are relatively inaccessible. 
  • Race Management (NorCalUltras) and the East Bay Regional Park District are not liable for any injuries.