Guana 50K and 12K Trail Races

The Guana Research Reserve in South Ponte Vedra
Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082, United States

Sunday, December 3, 2017

50K and 50K Teams at 8:00 AM and 12K at 1:00 PM

Race Results

This race has ended. Check back soon for race results. 2017

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Entry Fees

50K50K Team (2x 25K)12K
Through October 1st$35$70/team$25
October 2nd - November 30th$45$90/team$35
Day of Race$60$120/team$45

Cash or check only for race day registrations.

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You can also register at any of the 1st Place Sports stores on their in-store computers. Or you can mail in a completed entry form to the address on the form.

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Packet Pickup

Packet pickup will be on race day only at the start/finish area.


All entrants receive a cool, commemorative Guana Trail Race hat!

50k: Finishers receive medals. Plaques awarded two deep in each age group. Altra trail shoes awarded to first male and female overall winners and masters winners.

2x25k Team: Medals awarded to both members of finishing teams. Plaques awarded to top three teams and Altra trail shoes to members of winning team.

12k: All 12k finishers receive medals.  Plaques awarded two deep in each age group.


The 50k course consists of a winding 7.75 mile clockwise loop that begins and ends at the trail head. Mostly hard pack with several oak tree roots to navigate; course is 90% shaded. The 12k start line is moved ahead into the trail to make it 12k.

Guana Course


Available in the Guana lots for $3 per vehicle or for free at the lot just north of the Exxon Station (formerly the Gate Station) by the Guana entrance.


Race pictures available though