Buck Mountain Mudslinger Trail Run
20024 Silver Falls Hwy SE - Silverton, OR
Online - $30 (Sign up will close Fri 2/23 5PM)
Day of Race - $45
Info: *2018 might be a "SNOWSLINGER" year! Saddle up and come have some fun with us! PHOTOS from our last SnowSlinger in 2011. 4x4 vehicle is strongly encouraged due to the recent snow and ice. There will be a warm campfire, hot and tasty Silver Falls Coffee and post race hot chili and ice cold Seven Brides Beer!
*New additions will include an all new start/finish area including expanded parking and a covered shelter* Course remains the same but adds about .10 mile making it a 6.6 Mile Trail Run!
Toss on them Cowboy Hats and button up those Wrangler cut-off shorts, cuz were gett'n BUCK WILD at the Buck Mountain Mudslinger Trail Run! Come join us for the 9th annual event at Oregon's Largest State Park! Great post race party with our usual after race goodies including Refreshments, Beer Garden, Food, Hot Coffee, Prizes, Music and Awards! Cowboy and Cowgirl best dressed western theme contest with prizes!
Camping and lodging at the park - CLICK HERE
Directions: From South Salem I-5 take Hwy 22 east 5 miles and turn on Hwy 214 Silver Falls Hwy. Follow Hwy 214 for 16 miles to park entrance.
From Portland go south I-5 to Woodburn Exit #271 and follow signs to Hwy 214 into Silverton. From North Salem head east on Silverton Rd. NE/Hwy 213 into Silverton. Map
Then From Silverton head out South Water St./Hwy 214 , for 16 miles to "Silver Falls Howard Creek Equestrian" park entrance on the left and look for "Event" signs! Proceed past fee booth and go left to event area. "Day use and parking fee included in entry" Carpooling and use of an all wheel drive vehicle is strongly encouraged due to the possibility of snow and ice on the road!
Course Description: Very scenic single and double track equestrian trails around the Silver Falls Howard Creek Horse area. Challenging 6.6 mile loop course on Buck Mt. Loop and Smith Creek trails with some significant elevation gain and loss. Expect very muddy conditions and possible snow as well! You will be a filthy mess after this event! Course will be well marked. Pets are welcome.
Awards/Prizes: Awards for the Top 3 overall Male/Female Finishers and top 3 in each age group! Age groups are 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+. Also awards for "BEST DRESSED UP COWBOY PARTICIPANT!"
Random prizes will be given away from our sponsors.
(This event is NOT associated with MUDSLINGER EVENTS!)