2015 September 13

Three distances that will challenge any trail runner.

Central Illinois Ultra Series


More Information Map to Start/Finish Area Volunteer
Evergreen Lake Ultra and a Half

Start time 4:30 am

To keep things interesting, the distance will vary from year to year

51 miles for 2014

For 2014, runners will complete 3, 17 mile loops.

Start time is 4:30 am so headlamps are a must.  The course will be well marked with reflective markers and flags.

Thermal Henley hoodie.


Finisher awards-Hand crafted hiking staff and arrowhead medallion

Course Map INFO PDF

We will have a great selection of Gluten free at the aid stations, and Gluten free and vegetarian at the finish line!

Detailed course description
Evergreen Lake Ultra

Start time  7:30 am

Once again, distance will vary from year to year.  34 miles for 2014

If you are looking for an early fall tune-up ultra, this is the one.  Course is fairly flat with just enough grade to challenge you.  Also a great race for the ultra "virgin" with lots of support.  Four full aid stations plus two un-manned water only stations . 

Top 5 men-Top 5 females recieve custom made awards

Finish line food second to none.

Long Sleeve-Gender Specific-Thermal Shirt


Arrowhead finisher medallion.  Hiking staff for top five male and female and

and hiking staff for top finisher male and female over fifty!

Evergreen Lake Half Ultra

Start time 7:30  am

One fast loop around beautiful Evergreen Lake.  Same course as the ultra runners.  17 miles for 2014

Half Ultra runners will start at the same time as the Ultra runners..

Great finisher awards and age group awards.

Short sleeve cotton t-shirt.