Leg 5 Hard 5.83 Miles
Elevation Gain 310 feet Elevation Start 7,060 feet
Elevation Loss 0 feet Elevation Finish 7,370 feet
Long steady uphill leg on Highway 75.
Athletes travel on the right side of the road.
Park vans in the right, paved pullout beyond the exchange.
CAUTION: Watch for athletes on the roadway as you enter and exit the parking area.
Park first, then allow your next athlete to exit your van. Do not drop off your athlete at the exchange.
1.1 Alturas Lake Road
2.2 Sawtooth City Historical Site
2.3 Beaver Creek
3.5 Smiley Creek Lodge, provisions, payphone, additional portable toilets in parking lot
4.9 Vienna Historical Site
5.83 163.2 Exchange is on right side of Frenchmen Creek paved pullout.