Top of Zion Relay - Capitol Reef to Zion (195 mile 2 day relay)

Event Date

Fri, May 30, 2014


Torrey, UT

About This Activity

A call to all Weekend Warriors!!! Are you up for the challenge of running the Top of Zion Relay - one of the toughest yet most beautiful relays around? The Top of Zion Relay is not just any relay!  It is unique from all other relays because it features WORLD FAMOUS SCENERY - including some of the most breathtaking, diverse, awe-inspiring scenery in the world!  Views which runners will literally have to work for!  You will have the adventure of a lifetime as your team of 12 or 6 take turns running the distance of approximately 195 miles over the course of 24 -36 hours!  It highlights some of Utah's BEST scenery including 3 NATIONAL PARKS (Capitol Reef NP, Bryce Canyon NP, and Zion NP), 2 NATIONAL MONUMENTS (Grand Staircase Escalante NM and Cedar Breaks NM), 3 STATE PARKS (Anasazi SP, Escalante Petrified SP, and Kodachrome SP), 3 SCENIC BYWAYS (Highway 12 - also Utah's only All American Road-, Highway 89, and Highway 14) RED CANYON, AND DIXIE NATIONAL FOREST!!! Just imagine yourself running through red towering cliffs, steep forests, majestic vistas, white mountain rock, open plains, country roads, quiet lakes, serene aspen-covered valleys, small rural towns and much more. You and your team will ascend and descend over 14,000 feet! Elevation high is 9600 feet and the low is 5200 feet! Do you have what it takes? Are you a Top of Zion Warrior??!? Come run it for yourself and find out just how tough you really are!! There is nothing better than to be in the company of your family and friends as you enjoy a natural high of conquering your run through such God-given wonders.

The 2014 Top of Zion is proud to sponsor as their Charity of Choice. is dedicated to bringing clean Water, better Health and increased Opportunities throughout Africa using the Village Drill. (See for more info) We hope you will consider becoming/joining a fundraising team or even just making a personal donation! Any amount is greatly appreciated! Visit to get started today!  The Team or Individual who raises/donates the most money will win a free team.  Runner up will get 50% off!

Event details and schedule



Thursday May 29, 2014  - 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Friday May 30, 2014 - 4:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

The Rim Rock Inn and Restaurants

2523 Highway 24 E

Torrey, UT 84775


Friday May 30, 2014 - 4:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

The Rim Rock Inn and Restaurants

2523 Highway 24 E

Torrey, UT 84775


Saturday May 31, 2014  - 9:00 a.m.  - 9:00 p.m.

Clear Creek Zion Ranch

Twin Knolls Road

Zion National Park, Utah

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