It is a 5.8km ascent with c. 1080m positive elevation gain on very technical trail surrounded by wild nature.
section 1: The race start on Red Bridge 加九寮, begining of picturesque Red River Valey 紅河谷. First 300m on asphalt road, next 1.5km is relatively runnable trail, but with three parts destroyed by typhoon. Please don`t overrun each other in these sections!
section 2: On 1.8km after start is entry to a 2.5km ascent with 750m elevationg gain (avg slope 30%, max 45%) on narrow and very technical trail to first peak Gao Yao shan 高腰山(980m).
section 3: Final 1.5km include short descent and smoother climb (avg slope 22%) up to finish on the Ba Dao Er Shan peak 拔刀爾山 (1117m) with spectacular view.
You will then walk or run 3km down to Bao Qin Temple 保慶宮 where race base will be located and provide lunch box, pickup bag and small ceremony for top Hill runners.