Superior Trail Races Ultra Marathon

News and Updates

News and Updates


Join us on Saturday May 21, 2016 on one of the most beautiful and challenging trails in the country!


  • The 2016 Superior Spring Trail Race 25KM and 50KM event date (pending final permit approvals) will be Saturday May 21, 2016. Registration will be held via a lottery with the lottery registration period opening early January 2016 (exact date TBD). Complete details regarding fees, field limits and lottery procedure will be available once permits have been approved and the event date has been confirmed.
  • The 2015 Edition of the Superior “Spring” Trail Race 25KM and 50KM filled in 7 hours, thus we will be going to a lottery registration format for the 2016 race.


  • 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

2015 Volunteer Thank You

A huge thank you to all of our volunteers!  – Click on letter below to view larger / as a .PDF

2015 Race Poster

2015 Superior Spring Trail Race Poster –  11X17 High Quality Print.

2015 Superior Spring Rocksteady Wrap

For something diffrent this year we are not doing t-shirts, instead… behold the 2015 Superior Spring Rocksteady WRAP (similar to a Buff), your head will never be the...

Growing Pains

Growing Pains & Registrations Issues – Superior “Spring” Trail Race 25KM and 50KM, 2015 From: John Storkamp – Race Director Dear Trail Community, I would like to apologize for the technical issues with the Superior Spring Trail Race website during this years registration period.   Every attempt was made to keep people up to speed on...

2014 Volunteer Thank You

In 2014 we had 85 volunteers help with the Superior Spring Trail Race – we could not do it without them!      

2014 Finishers “Medals”


2014 Race Shirts

The 2014 Superior ‘Spring’ Trail Race 25KM and 50KM shirts unveiled!  All registered runners and volunteers will get a...

Trail Updates May 6, 2014

On Sunday May 4th 2014 we had the oportunity to do some trail recon between Carlton Peak and Lutsen and conditions were almost identical to what we saw this same weekend last year, so we will almost verbatim repeat what we said about the trail last year in a post similar to this.  Note that last year on race day there was NO SNOW, this years long term forecast...