2017 Twisted Crawdad Trails Race Weekend Poster
2017 Twisted Crawdad Trails Race Weekend Registraion Form
2017 Twisted Crawdad Trails Race Weekend Race Day Schedule

Twisted Crawdad Trails Race Weekend:  Sept 16th - 17th  2017

Where: Pine Ridge National Forest -- "The Cliffs Rec. Area" located five miles east of Chadron on Hwy 20, to Bordeaux Road, then South approx. 6 miles. Follow race signs. Limited parking is available at the race site, so please carpool if possible. Restroom facilities are available at the race site.   Chadron, NE 69337

Race Director -- Donna Ritzen, DRitzen@csc.edu

Specific Race information:

Twisted Crawdad Mountain Bike Race: September 16th 

25- 30 mile      $60     Start time 8:30

12-15 mile                  $45     Start Time 8:30 

Twisted Crawdad Trails Run: September 17th

Half Marathon         $45                 Start time 9:00

10K                        $35                 Start time 9:05

5k Run/Walk           $25                 Start time 9:05

Participate in both races and get $10 off race entry fees

To be guaranteed a T-Shirt must register by September 4.

Both races takes place in the beautiful Nebraska Pine Ridge National Forest.  All races will start and finish at the “Cliffs” recreation area. They will use the natural terrain of the area crossing Bordeaux Creek several times.  The races will include single track, two track and dirt roads.  The purpose and mission of our race series is to provide quality recreational opportunities for racers to test and display their skills and endurance.  The race will take place in the Nebraska National forest.  Our goal is to create a quality event that will draw people from all over the United States to the Nebraska Pine Ridge area to participate and enjoy the unique environment that CSC and Chadron has to offer. 

For more information and to register click on the above links.

Hotel Information:

Select the following link for Chadron area Lodging Selections:


Also available in Chadron are:

West Hills Inn - Best Western

Super 8 Motel

Motel 6 Motel

The Bunk House Motel

The Westerner Motel

The Grand Westerner Motel