The Bad Thing Trail Race – 25K/50K Trail Race


Point to Point Trail


Feet of Elevation Change


Unpredictable Weather

Race Information

Race Date: October 21, 2023

2023 Bad Thing Edition:

This year’s race format is planned to follow the original route format (Point to Point), and move the finish back to the Auburn Riverside Retreat

Things you need to know for 2023 Race: 

You will be bussed to the start line.  Please ensure you arrive at the Auburn Riverside Retreat at least 15 min prior to bus departure (6:15 for the 50K, 8:30 for the 25K)

Bus departure times – 6:15am sharp for the 50K and 8:30am sharp for the 25K – please get to the Auburn Riverside Retreat early to get checked in

Race Times and Location – 50K starts at 7am, 25K at 9am – please meet at the Auburn Riverside Retreat at least 15 min prior to bus departure

The Route – Point to Point from Goderich to Auburn

Provided Post-Race Meal – the post-race meal will be a catered BBQ by Pineridge BBQ. There will be a chicken, pork and vegan option.