Alabama

Saturday, April 15 | Oak Mountain State Park

MammothMarch is coming to Alabama!

We couldn’t be happier to have secured the beautiful Oak Mountain State Park for an absolute scenic 20-mile edition on April 15, 2023. 

Alabama’s largest State Park is located just 30 minutes south of Birmingham, offering almost 10,000 acres of a stunning physical landscape, which alone makes for an unforgettable experience. 

Master the challenge and spend a beautiful day hiking 20 miles in 8 hours. Getting your finisher medal, you will be exhausted, but proud and happy... as well as part of our amazing community of nature-lovers, hikers and MammothMarch addicts!

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Time & Location

Saturday, April 15, 2023, 7:30 AM

Oak Mountain State Park, 200 Terrace Dr, Pelham, AL 35124

At a glance

 

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2023

 

Distance: 20 miles in 8 hours There is no timekeeping, there are no failures, we only recognize the incredible courage it takes to rise to our challenge. Every participant completing the distance will be awarded with their finisher medal and considered a winner!

Starting time: Several starting slots available from 7:30 a.m.

You can choose from specific time slots with limited capacity when signing up. This ensures the most remote hiking experience as a maximum of 5 people will cross the starting line at the same time. The first hikers will start as early as 7:30 a.m. with the majority coming back in just about 8 hours. However, we will have our finish line open for the ones that need a bit more time.

 

Venue (start/finish): Oak Mountain State Park, 200 Terrace Dr, Pelham, AL 35124, United States The Park entrance fee is already included in your ticket, you just have to show your ticket when entering the Park gates.

 

Parking: Complimentary parking will be available on site.

 

Aid/refreshment stations: There are water stops and aid stations along the route (approximately positioned every 5-7 miles apart) providing toilets, food and drinks for all participants. These refreshments are included in the cost of your ticket. The refreshments will vary between refreshment stations, providing water, coffee, tea isotonic drinks, fruits, cereal bars, nuts.

Certificates: All finishers will receive their personalized certificate after crossing the finish line. For the ones who drop out, we will issue certificates stating the mileage covered

 

Finisher medal/wall of fame: For all participants finishing MammothMarch.

Merchandise: Our 2023 merchandise collection can be viewed right here: https://raceroster.com/store/62699/listing. Pre-orders are available until around three weeks before the event, but we will also have merchandise on site (while stocks last).

Route: The single-circuit loop covers 20 miles along beautiful and remote trails inside Oak Mountain State Park. The final route will be made available around 2 weeks prior to the event.

Total elevation gain: Around 2,700 ft.

Terrain: Mainly unpaved hiking trails, dirt trails, forest floor

What are you waiting for? Click here to sign up for the adventure of a lifetime.

 

Please check out more details in our FAQ section or send us an e-mail at contact@mammothmarch.com.

The route will be made available for download, including GPS coordinates, 2 weeks prior to the event. Please note that the route is preliminary and may be adjusted due to weather issues, official directives and/or organizational matters. The route will be marked 1-2 days prior to event day. Should we notice parts of the route being inaccessible, extremely wet/muddy we will of course adapt it to local conditions at short notice.