COURSE

LEGENDARY MOUNTAIN

The Grit OCR Mountain High race takes place on the legendary East and West ski resorts of Mountain High in Wrightwood, CA.  A favorite location that is renowned for skiing and snowboarding during the snow season.

Now Grit OCR is working with the Mountain High team to bring your favorite obstacle course race experience to Mountain High every Summer and give you a whole new perspective and experience on the mountain like never before.

Designed to test your endurance, agility, and strength to make you more fit. We believe that anyone can do this, but it won't be easy, you will need to bring your grit to make it through this incredible and rewarding mountain course to the finish line.

Mt High

TOUGHEST COURSE

Get ready to run one of our toughest courses, right from the get-go you'll be climbing a steep mountain hill halfway before coming back down and then climbing all the way up to the peak, giving you breathtaking panoramic views. This course is a beast, with over 3200 feet of elevation gain and descent, you'll crawl up hills, do over 20 obstacle challenges, fly on the downhills to the point of exhaustion. You will scream at it. You will be in pain. You will use your grit. You will love it.

COURSE MAP

The mountain course goes through the East and West resorts at Mt. High to create a full loop. Throughout the course will be various obstacles at key locations to give you an extra challenge.

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Grit OCR Mt. High Course Map

ELEVATION PROFILE

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Disclaimer: Please note that race information here represents what is planned for the Grit OCR event. Locations, course variations, and changes may apply depending on conditions, availability, and improvements. We strive to make the best race experience for participants. Thank you for understanding.

AID-STATIONS

There will be a total of 4 aid stations on the course All stations will have water, electrolytes, and energy gels to help keep you going and finish strong!

OBSTACLES

The race will feature a ton of obstacles, including a variety physical obstacles, carry obstacles, and environmental obstacles, each is designed to test the strength and endurance of your whole body, pushing you to the next level of fitness for a better YOU! Learn more on the obstacles page.

COURSE CONDITIONS

The Grit OCR Mountain High course is a combination of wide mountain trails with a few sections going onto fire access roads. The course offers a wide variety of conditions from packed dirt, loose rocky gravel, soft dirt conditions. We strongly recommend trail shoes with a good grip along with gaiters to keep rocks out of your shoes.

COURSE MARKINGS

The course will be marked with flags and arrows throughout the entire course to guide you through each obstacle. In addition to flags, there will be signs at key locations to help make sure you turn the right direction. Follow the flags, arrows, and signs and you won't get lost.

GRIT OCR @ MT. HIGH DATE: 8/21/2021

You will push yourself, it will be hard and rewarding, you will love it!

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2021 MT. HIGH SPONSORS

We are currently accepting applications for 2021 sponsors and vendors, discover how to grow your business as an official race sponsor.

It's the preparation leading up to the race that counts. If you put in the work, the race takes care of itself, no matter how tough the race.

James Mariscal