_MG_2006“A Great Event !!!”

The Big Bend Ranch State Park was a fantastic place to run, and we have to give props to all the volunteers, park rangers, ems teams, ham radio operators, hotel staff, timing team, sponsors, and our great runners for making it happen, keeping everyone safe, and having fun.

Photos, Articles, and Race Results
from all over, including video and audio reports





The 2015 event is again managed by race director Carroll Voss of Overland Race Management, and a motley crew of dedicated volunteers you’ve met at the Big Bend 50 events for the last 10 years.

runner-crossing-finish-7Mark your calendar for Sunday, January 18th, MLK Weekend

The Buena Suerte 50 Miler
The Quicksilver 30K
The Rock Dog 10K
Event Details, Start & Packet
Register Online or by Mail

Big Bend Ranch State Park a 10K, 30K & 50M
The 2015 30K, 50Miler and 10K share the start and finish at the Barton Warnock Visitor Center at Big Bend Ranch State Park a mile from Lajitas. Camping and lodging are readily available in the area.

2015 at Big Bend Ranch State Park
Camping Info     Lodging Info   Registration Info


30K Elevation Map
Quicksilver 30K elevation profile





We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors.

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Big Bend Amateur Radio Club
Fleet Feet San Antonio
Marathon 2 Marathon
Glasscock Ranch
Lee Dunkelberg Productions
Angell Expeditions
San Antonio Repeater Organization
Marfa Public Radio 93.5
Morrison True Value Hardware
Overland Race Management
Chuckscore Timing
Helen & Stuart Crane
Airport Printing Service
Magnetic Eyeglass Holders
Haricots Verts Expeditions
Hammer Nutrition

Aid station 6
This is mile 30 for the 50M. Hot food, coffee, water, privy, radios. The next leg is steep downhill. Rocky and beautiful. This is the highest point in the race.