Saturday, April 13 | Oak Mountain State Park
MammothMarch is back – and sold out!
To enter our 2024 Alabama waiting list, check out this link. We will notify you in case additional tickets become available (first come, first served) and keep you posted on future editions.
We are beyond excited to be back at Oak Mountain State Park on April 13, 2024, for our second edition of MammothMarch Alabama.
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
Time & Location
Saturday, April 13, 2024, 7:00 AM
Oak Mountain State Park, 200 Terrace Dr, Pelham, AL 35124
At a glance
Date: Saturday, April 13, 2024
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 their finisher medal and considered a winner!
Starting time: Several starting slots available from 7:00 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 7:00 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.
Lodging/accommodation: We have secured discounted rooms at the Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham-Pelham as well as the Sleep Inn Pelham Oak Mountain, both a convenient 15 min. drive to our main venue inside the Park! One- or two-night stays are available between Friday and Sunday, April 12-14.
Hampton Inn: Book your special rates right here ($199/night plus tax).
Sleep Inn: Book your special rates right here ($124/night plus tax).
Venue (start/finish): Oak Mountain State Park, 200 Terrace Dr, Pelham, AL 35124
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.
Merchandise: Our merchandise collection is available right here. Make sure to pre-order your favorite items for a hassle-free pick up on the day of the event. We will also sell merchandise on site (while stocks last).
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 receive their personalized certificate after crossing the finish line. For the ones who drop out, we issue certificates stating the mileage covered.
Finisher medal/wall of fame: For all participants finishing MammothMarch.
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. Take a look at our 2023 hiking route right here: https://www.alltrails.com/explore/map/al-002-oak-mountain-20-mi-91e8299
Total elevation gain: Around 2,200 ft.
Terrain: Mainly unpaved hiking trails, dirt trails, gravel roads and forest floor.
The route will be made available approximately 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 adapt it to local conditions at short notice.