Saturday, October 12, 2024 • San Jose, CA
Prepare for a trail running adventure like no other as you lace up your shoes and gather at the Hacienda Entrance of Almaden Quicksilver Park. This is where the journey begins, and what a journey it will be.
The courses offered in this event cater to trail runners of various levels, from those looking to conquer their first trail race to seasoned veterans seeking a new challenge. Choose your path: the 30K, the Trail Marathon, or the 50K. Whichever distance you select, you’re in for a memorable day of trail running.
The 30K route is a thrilling adventure that includes a summit of Bald Mountain. The trail will lead you through the picturesque landscapes of Almaden Quicksilver Park and the Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve. As you conquer the course, you’ll be treated to breathtaking vistas and a sense of accomplishment that only comes from the challenge of the trail.
For those with an appetite for more, the Trail Marathon and 50K offer even greater challenges and rewards. These routes will take you up the exclusive and awe-inspiring Mt. Umunhum, a mountain known for its mystique and magnificence. As you ascend to its summit, your spirit will soar along with your elevation.
The trails are your constant companion, and nature’s wonders surround you at every turn. Ancient forests, rolling hills, and stunning vistas await those who dare to take on the Mt. Umunhum Ultras. With the cool breeze against your skin, the sound of nature in your ears, and the vibrant colors of the landscape, every step you take is a step into the heart of the wild.
But this event is not just about the trails and the race; it’s about community, camaraderie, and the shared love of running. The finish line represents more than just the end of a race; it’s a place where friendships are forged, where shared experiences become lasting memories.
So whether you’re setting out on your first trail race or you’re a trail-running veteran, the paths of the Mt. Umunhum Ultras offer something extraordinary. The challenges are real, but so are the rewards – the beauty of the trails, the thrill of the run, and the unforgettable sense of accomplishment that can only be found in the world of trail running. We can’t wait to share this incredible journey with you.
Race Weather & Climate
San Jose, California, is the innovation capital of the South Bay.
In San Jose, CA, late October marks the midst of autumn with average high temperatures of 70-74°F and average low temperatures of 49-53°F. The weather is comfortably cool, signifying the late autumn season. Rainfall during this time is generally minimal, creating a pleasant and dry late autumn ambiance in the city.
Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall) Race Results
- 2023 Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall) Race Results
- 2022 Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall) Race Results
Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall) Course Map
See the race route map for the Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall) course map here.
The half marathon start time is 8:00 AM.
The time limit for the half marathon is 4 hours.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Mt. Umunhum Trail Conquest Half Marathon (Fall), you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $75 and up fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $120 and up fee for the trail marathon.
- There is a $50 and up fee for the 5k.
- There is a $60 and up fee for the 7 mile.
- There is a $110 and up fee for the 30k.
- There is a $130 and up fee for the 50k.