Location: Kalamazoo, MI US 49009 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
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Event Time Price Details
Solo Runner
7:00AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
2 Person Relay Team
7:15AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
3-6 Person Relay Team
7:30AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
Kal-Haven Trail Head, North 10th St.
Kalamazoo, MI US 49009

About This Event:

A point to point 33.5 mile race on a "rails to trails" with a crushed limestone surface.
Starts in Kalamazoo, MI and finishes in South Haven, MI



Event Information:

  • Solo Runners – 7:00 a.m. start  NEW TIME
  • Kalamazoo to South Haven, MI 33.5 miles
  • Driving directions from start to finish line
  • Solo runners may have up to 3 drop bags:
  • #1 – Gobles
  • #2 – Lacota
  • #3 – South Haven (finish line) – all drop bags will be transported to South Haven after solo runners have passed through the aid station.


  • 2 Person Teams – 7:15 AM start  NEW TIME
  • Kalamazoo to Bloomingdale 17.6 miles Driving directions
  • Bloomingdale to South Haven 15.9 miles Driving directions


  • 3 to 6 Person Teams – 7:30 AM start. NEW TIME
  • Teams with fewer than 6 runners are still required to complete each leg as detailed below.
  • 10th Street to 6th Street – 3.9 miles Driving directions
  • 6th Street to Kendal – 5.7 miles Driving directions
  • Kendall to Bloomingdale – 8.0 miles Driving directions
  • Bloomingdale to Grand Junction – 5.9 miles Driving directions
  • Grand Junction to Kibbie – 6.5 miles Driving directions
  • Kibbie to South Haven – 3.5 miles Driving directions
  • Note – all distances are provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources

 Teams please take note!  A coed 3-4 person team must have a minimum of one female runner.  A coed 5-6 person team requires 2 female runners.


Event Times:

Early Packet pickup:

  • Friday, 4/13/2018 packet pickup is at Gazelle Sports (214 South Kalamazoo Mall Kalamazoo, MI) from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Runners may also pickup their shirts/hats and race numbers at the Kal-Haven Trail on 10th Street (where the race starts) Saturday, 4/14/18 from 6:00 AM to 7:15 AM


  • Solo Runners - 7:00 AM Start
  • 2 Person Relay Teams - 7:15 AM Start
  • 3-6 Person Relay Teams - 7:30 AM Start


Registration Fees:

  • Solo Registration $60
  • 2 Person Team Registration $40 per team member.
  • 3-6 Person Team Registration - $35.00 per team member.


Tee Shirts:

Registration must be received by March 31, 2018 to guarantee a shirt and will be limited to 150 solo participants (solo runners must be at least 18 years old), 45 2 person teams, and 80 3-6 person teams to ensure safety during the event. Register early to reserve your spot!

All registrations are final, no refunds or deferments will be given.

Team member substitutions: The team captain may make changes to their teams online up to midnight on 4/12/2018.


  • Solo event: 5 year age groups
  • 2 Person Relay: Male, Female and Co-ed divisions (overall only)
  • 3-6 Person Relay: Male, Female and Co-ed divisions (overall only)



Solo and Team Relay participants registered by the deadline above will receive a short sleeved technical shirt with the Kal-Haven Logo. 

Finisher medals for all runners!


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