Unofficial tranfers are not allowed, so don't just sell your friend your bib. Turn left and go up the paved road about 100 yards to a trail that goes off to the right. If you decide to drive down, please park in the equestrian parking rather than the paved parking. For the 50K you can also have a drop bag at White Rock. Volunteering at a race is a definite good time. Utah State Parks workers kicked off the roundup, now in its 30th year, Saturday morning. Say hi to the folks at Lower Frary again. Every October, the public is welcome to join in the Antelope Island Bison Roundup. There you go, you done finished 50 miles. This means turn left off the northbound exit and right off the southbound exit. I’ll try to remember to post on the Buffalo Run facebook page as well as the Wasatch Wrangler page, when I will be out there and the details. If you see a tail go up, then you might want to look for a somewhat safe place to go. Registration should be open by October 1st, 2020. Buffalo Run (25k) - March 7th, 2020. (Francisco Kjolseth | Tribune file photo) Bison make the journey north as riders on horseback herd the animals during the 33rd annual roundup, Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, on Antelope Island, a … I’ve seen this island from afar 100 times, but never really thought about heading out there. As in close enough to touch them. Once you get back to the trailhead, turn right and follow the dirt road going east along the fence down to Mountain View trail. Leopard vs Antelope, Lions vs Buffalo Real Fight # Most Amazing Wild Animal Attacks | Wild. Thanks for your patience.If you signed up for the 2020 event, here are your options:I have a master list of everyone who signed up for 2020. It’s a bit scary, but no one got hurt. If you need any other information, just go to the race website. 2020 Antelope Island Wednesday September 20 2020 by Merri Melde It was a bummer when the Antelope Island endurance ride (on Antelope Island State Park in the Great Salt Lake, Utah) was cancelled in April due to COVID-19, but it was the State Park people who contacted ride manager Jeff Stuart in the fall and asked him if he wanted to put on the ride then. 25K Runners – Your check in will be on Saturday, March 13th, at the main gate parking lot. Some people may have felt the ground rumbling in Davis County this morning, from the annual buffalo round-up at Antelope Island State Park. Bring the binoculars too. The point of these rules is that Antelope Island State Park has been more than enthusiastic about us having the race. You can have a drop bag at the Start/Finish too, but your car is parked pretty close, so why not just leave it in the car. No camping on Thursday night. 50K, 50 mile runners – Your pre-race check in is Friday March 26th, at Wasatch Running Center during their normal hours. Not much has changed for 2021. First, NO TRASHING THE PARK. One of the few times you’ll get an entry discount from me. You WILL NOT be able to check in at the main gate parking lot on that day. To help people better understand how the bison herd is managed, you can visit Antelope Island State Park the day of the event and experience it first-hand. Changes to the 2020 Bison Roundup Include: Members of the public will not have the option to register as a rider in the 2020 Bison Roundup. What we’ll do is dump it all in a big kettle with the buffalo meat and stir it up. March 26th, 2021; 10:00am; 10:00am – Yes, we are having all 100 mile runners start at 10:00am. There shouldn’t be any bugs, which is a good thing on the island. There is plenty of crew parking here. Here are the averages for March 21st for Hill AFB (10 miles away as the crow flies and 600 feet higher). Hartford Police release body camera footage of arrest . If you do not pick up your stuff on Friday, then you can check in at the main gate parking lot on Saturday, March 20th, beginning at 4:30am. There, 100 mile – If you can’t finish the first trip around the course by 2am (16 hours), we’re going to pull you. You could be ticketed by the park. We have a couple of screwups every year because of this. Each year, there is a ’roundup’ to assess the health of the animals and ensure the sustainability of the herd on the island. A rider crask's his whip as he moves a small herd of bison across the southern end of Antelope Island during the annual Bison Roundup on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. For the 50K you can have a drop bag at Elephant Head. This is where you turn around and head back out. Along the way, say hi to the wonderful aid station folks at the Mountain View aid and the Lower Frary Peak parking lot. Typically, Antelope Island is drier than the cities to the east and nearer the mountains. Please, please, please do not move your car to the day use parking after the race. Period. This is a generous time. Advanced registration is required to ride in the roundup. We will have porta-johns located at the Mountain View Trailhead and Lower Frary aid stations. These stops will be stocked with the usual assortment of ultrafood and beverages. Second, ALL 50 mile and 100 mile runners MUST check in to each and every aid station. We have had people that didn’t finish until 7:30pm. Here are a few of the rules. Crewing for the 50-mile is pretty easy once the runners are off the White Rock trail system. It looks very exciting for spectators but can be dangerous for the participants and their horses. The smell isn’t apparent on the island unless there is a good breeze blowing. Drive about 4-5 miles towards the Great Salt Lake (west). Antelope Island State Park has a fund that is used to provide park equipment such as picnic tables, signage, etc. The race will also provide the drinks.. We’ll also have a pot of stew for you vegetarians out there as well. Don’t forget that several years ago Earl headbutted a spectator that was harassing him. Take a sticker and put it on your race bib. Traditionally, registration to participate as a rider opens in September of each year and closes in early October. Logan Peak Trail Run - June 20th, 2020. However, the Antelope Island Marathon was able to take place on the 10th. Don't worry, there's plenty of time. Get your eats and drinks and get ready for the final four miles. You must do the Elephant head Trail before you head out on the Split Rock Loop. For the 50 mile you can have a pacer to meet you at the Ranch. MTN View Trail Half Marathon- November 14th, 2020. 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