The race begins! (T. Lopez photo)
Janice Tower "livin' the dream" on the way to Checkpt #3 (W. Leder photo)
Cory Smith enjoys an awesome trail on the way to Checkpt #3 (J. Rose photo)
Checkpt #2 staff enjoy the spring sunshine (T. Saito photo)
Heather Best leads Chris Wrobel (D. Young photo)
Dea and Ben Huff call in race results from Checkpoint #3
Kevin Breitenbach leaves the ice lakes (J. Downing photo)
Race volunteer Ian Herriott prepares to leave the trailhead (T. Lopez photo)
Lisa Beattie easily skates up Cache Mtn Divide (J. Rose photo)
Owen Hanley, Steve Taylor, Bill Pearson (B. Pearson photo)
Warm glow in Checkpoint #3
Rorik Peterson pulls into Checkpoint #2
Chris Bollinger greets Chris Allard when he arrives at the finish line (T. Lopez photo)
Greg Matyas signs in at Checkpt #4 (J. Peterson photo)
Rob Whitney at Checkpt #2 (B. Groseclose photo)
Brad Marden on the ice lakes
Race director Ed Plumb and Checkpt #3 volunteers at race HQ (J. Homer photo)
Brian Garcia heads toward Cache Mtn Divide (J. Homer photo)
Aurora illuminates the sky above Moose Creek cabin (checkpoint #1).
Robin Beebee walks accross the angled ice lakes
Checkpoint #1 volunteer Mike Taras
The view looking south down the Fossil Creek drainage from a ridge above the Windy Gap cabin (checkpoint #3).
Trail junction near the Wickersham Cr trail shelter at race mile 91.
Banger and Travis Russel depart Checkpt #2 (B. Groseclose photo)
Kevin and Beat load up to leave Mile 90 (R. Beebee photo)
Open water on a small creek on the way up to Cache Mtn Divide.
Race volunteers Mike and Kat packing to leave the trail shelter (R. Beebee photo)
After the race Checkpt #3 - Windy Gap cabin (J. Rose photo)
Cache Mtn Divide snow art (J. Homer photo)
Chris Wrobel leads Heather Best towards Checkpt #2 (Civil Air Patrol photo)
Ian and Tristan Herriot at the trail shelter (R. Beebee photo)
The "ghost rider" on the way to Windy Gap cabin (J. Homer photo)
Anne Ver Hoef cruises into the finish line (J. Homer photo)
Our loyal race staff (J. Peterson photo)
Stunning scenery between Checkpt #3 and #4 in the Fossil Cr valley.
The race start (D. Young photo)
Cache Mtn Cabin - Checkpoint #2
Checkpoint #1 volunteer Kat Betters
Julie Perilla negotiates overflow just past Cache Mtn cabin
A skier approaches Checkpoint #3
Race HQ volunteer Carlene welcomes racer John Shook to Finish line
Jeff Kim crests Cache Mtn Divide (J. Rose photo)
Christie Haupert is almost to the Finish line
Race HQ volunteer Carlene VanTol welcomes a racer to the Finish line.
Bob Groseclose climbs out of the Beaver Creek valley
Very frosty Tom Moran comes in from the 20 below temps at Checkpoint #4
Christie Haupert and Torhu Saito at Checkpoint #1
Racers in Checkpoint #3
Greg Matyas congratulates Jeff Oatley at the finish (T. Lopez photo)
Shonda Oderkirk and Paul Snarski opt to walk on the ice lakes (D. Young photo)
Race HQ volunteer Carlene Van Tol congratulates Julie Malingowski at the finish line (T. Lopez photo)
Aurora borealis over the Borealis LeFevre cabin (checkpoint #4).