Saturday, May 20 | Shelby Farms Park
MammothMarch is back!
We are beyond excited to return to Memphis on May 20, 2023, to conquer 20 miles of scenic trails through the beautiful Shelby Farms Park with you.
Master the challenge and spend a beautiful day hiking 8 hours. Getting your finisher medal you will be exhausted, but proud and happy... as well as addicted to MammothMarch!
Latest event details
Please download our Participant Guide that deals with everything you need to know right here: https://bit.ly/3LT2RZQ
Parking: Complimentary Parking is right at the venue: (Mullins Station Event Field), 699 N Pine Lake Dr, Cordova, TN 38018. Please make sure to enter from Mullins Station Road and NOT through Shelby Farms Park.
Time & Location
May 20, 7:30 AM
Shelby Farms Park, Mullins Rd, Cordova, TN 38018
At a glance
Date: Saturday, May 20, 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 the challenge. Every participant completing “not your average hike” will be awarded a finisher medal and considered a winner!
Total elevation gain: Between 400 – 800 ft based on final route
Starting time: Several starting slots available from 7:30 a.m.
We have implemented time slots with limited capacity that you can choose from when signing up. This ensures that a maximum of 5-10 people will cross the starting line at the same time. The first hikers will head out as early as 7:30 a.m. with the majority finishing in just under 8 hours. However, we will have our finish line open for the ones that need a bit more time.
Venue (start/finish): Mullins Station Rd, Cordova, TN 38018
Parking: Adequate parking will be available (parking fee: $7)
Aid/refreshment stations: There are aid stations along the route (approximately positioned every 5-7 miles apart) providing toilets, food and drinks for all participants. All refreshments are included in the cost of your ticket and will vary between aid stations, offering water, coffee, tea isotonic drinks, fruits, cereal/protein bars, sandwiches, etc.
Certificates: All finishers will receive their personalized certificate and medal after crossing the finish line. A certificate – stating the individual mileage reached – can also be collected for those not completing the total distance.
Hiking pass: Please remember to bring your Hiking Pass from previous MammothMarch events. In case this is your first event, you will receive your personal Hiking Pass when checking in.
Finisher medal/wall of fame: For all participants finishing MammothMarch.
Merchandise: Our 2023 merchandise collection can be viewed right here: https://raceroster.com/store/61885/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 trails, all part of Shelby Farms Park. Take a look at our 2022 route right here. Please note that this only provides a rough overview and our 2023 route will be revealed shortly before the event.
Total elevation gain: Around 500 ft.
Terrain: Unpaved hiking trails, dirt trails, forest floor, gravel/dirt roads, a few designated hiking trails that are paved.
What are you waiting for? Click here to sign up for the adventure of a lifetime.
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.