Ragnar Trail Relay – Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort

For the third consecutive year Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort has been the host to a Ragnar Trail Relay.   Last year’s event drew 1,600 runners and this year’s event brought 2,800+.  These images and the video were from yesterday, and the weather changed overnight, so today weather wasn’t what was hoped for.

Ragnar Trail Relay - Zion

The Ragnar event center situated at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort.

Ragnar event coordinators indicated that this was the largest trail running event they have hosted.   View this video the shows runners, interviews with participants, and scenes of the entire event.

This event started yesterday morning (Friday – April 25) and concludes this afternoon.  Zion Ponderosa offers six different lodging options which were all filled, and a large part of the main resort area was a tent city for the past couple of days.

Ragnar

A view across the pool toward the tent city and main Ragnar event area.

This Ragnar Trail Relay on the border of Zion National Park has been a great success, and participants seem to have enjoyed their experience in 2014.

Ragnar Trail Relay

A team of runners poses during the Ragnar Trail Relay event at Zion.

 Learn more about Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort

Learn more about the Zion Trail Relay

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply