The Wood Buffalo Trail Running Series is a running race series that aims to encourage off-road running in the community of Wood Buffalo. The goal is to compete and challenge yourself in a fun and supportive atmosphere and to get outside and explore our beautiful region.




After a really fun out-of-town trail racing season in the summer of 2012 a bunch of passionate local Fort McMurray runners wanted to bring their own trail racing series to their hometown and region.  From this desire to get out and explore their own backyard they decided to create the Wood Buffalo Trail Running Series.

Series Information


The Wood Buffalo Trail Running Series has 3 races each year throughout May to September. Each event (except the Runway 5K) will offer two different race distances: SPORT (one loop from 6-8km) and ENDURO (two loops from 12 - 16km).  The distances will be different dependent on the race's location.


Race Dates


2019 Race Dates:

Race 1 - Saturday, June 8th, Runway 5K (YMM Runway - North Terminal)

Race 2 - August 10th

Race 3 - October 5th

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