Superior Trail Races Ultra Marathon

News and Updates

News and Updates


Join us on Saturday May 17th 2014 on one of the most beautiful and challenging trails in the country!


  • Registration for the 2014 event will open on Wednesday January 15th 2014
  • The 2013 Edition of the Superior “Spring” Trail Race 25KM and 50KM filled in record time – be sure to register early.


  • Be sure to visit us and “LIKE” us on Facebook – see the interface on the right side of the page?  This is  a great place to keep in touch with the race and your fellow competitors.
  • Please visit and use our sponsors – they are good people, companies and organizations that help to make the Superior (Spring) Trail Races possible.
  • Run some and help at some – that is our philosophy, simple as that.  We are always looking for Volunteers, its a good thing to do and its a lot of fun.  If you are interested in giving a day or two of your time – please contact us!
  • As always, if you have any questions, please explore the site, most everything you will need you can find here, if you still have questions, please contact us – we look forward to seeing you on race day.

Recent Posts

2013 Superior Recap

Thank you for running the Superior “Spring” Trail Race 25KM & 50KM | May 18th, 2013 - Lutsen, Minnesota Do not reply to this email, please email questions HERE You can visit the official Superior Spring Trail Race website HERE SUPERIOR Trail & Ultra Runners! Another Superior “Spring” Trail Race 25KM and 50KM is in the books, it...

2013 Volunteer Thank You

Below is a copy of the letter emailed to our wonderful volunteers.  Consider joining us as a volunteer for the next one!    

Runner Updates 2013

  Superior Spring Trail Race 25KM & 50KM | May 18th, 2013 50KM 7:00AM | 25KM 9:00AM Lutsen, Minnesota Do not reply to this email, please email questions HERE You can visit the official Superior Spring Trail Race website HERE Welcome Runners! The 2013 Superior ‘Spring’ Trail Races 25KM and 50KM are quickly approaching, are you ready for some...

Trail Updates May 6th, 2013

2013 Superior Spring Trail Race – Trail Clearing and Recon May 6th 2013 We made a trip up the shore on Monday 5/6 to do some trail work, cut some trees and check things out. Driving up the shore, the sides of the road were for the most part snow-free and things looked promising. Trail conditions ranged from dry runnable trail to shoe-sucking mud, to deep...

2013 Race Numbers

The Superior Spring Trail Race hosts two races simultaneously, the Superior 50KM Trail Race (starts at 7:00 AM Saturday) and the Superior 25KM Trail Race (starts at 9:00 AM Saturday).  Each distance will have its own unique race number (unique color and number series) so runners can be easily identified by race officials, volunteers, spectators and other...

2013 Race Shirts

The 2013 Superior Spring Trail Race 25KM & 50KM race shirts have been unveiled.  All runners and volunteers will recieve one of these high-quality, gender specific,...

Superior Spring Promo Video

Superior Photos 2012

Many thanks and deep gratitude to our dedicated group of volunteer photographers, many of whom ran the race yet still found time to take 100′s of pictures!  Enjoy! (Click image below to see all available...

Ultra Minnesota Race Recap

Below is the 2012 Superior Spring Trail Race 25KM and 50KM race recap from our friends at – your source for Minnesota trail and ultra-running news – Click HERE or on the link below for the full story and to visit their...

2012 Volunteer Thank You Letter

Superior “Spring” 25KM and 50KM Trail Races – Another successful event, unbelievably determined and talented runners and the greatest most dedicated group of volunteers anywhere, without whom this event could not happen.  Thank you all… (Click on image below for a larger version)