Way’s Bluff is a 50k, 25k, and 8 mile trail run on the private property of the Gray Center in Canton, MS. Mississippi Ultra and Trail Society in partnership with the staff of the Gray Center are hosting this inaugural race. The 8 mile loop is made up of cross country, single track, and very well manicured trails through the woods and around the lakes on this beautiful land. By trail running standards it will be easy to navigate and easy terrain to run. 4 loops for 50k, 2 for 25k, and 1 for the 8 milers. There is an 8 hour time limit for the race.
Signup here: https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=46694
Location: 1530 Way Road, Canton, MS
Time: 8 AM
Entry Fee: $60 50k, $50 25k, $40 8 mile. MUTS members get a $5 discount. Price increases on October 1st $10
Food: 2 aid stations on the course with sweet and salty snacks, water, and sports drink. Lunch and other food will be provided. All MUTS events are paperless races so please use a handheld water bottle or hydration pack.
Lodging: limited rooms in the Inn and in the Cottages just steps away from the start are available at a very low price. For reservations and rates call 601-859-1556.
The Duncan M. Gray Episcopal Camp and Conference Center offers both a year round conference center with lodging as well as the summer Camp Bratton-Green. www.graycenter.org
Proceeds from this race will go to the Gray Center trail work fund. This fund is set aside to maintain and enhance the property’s trail system.
Mississippi Ultra and Trail Society’s mission is to promote, support, and grow trail and ultra running in and around the state of MS. www.mutsrunning.org.