Fat Dog 120 Trail Race - August 5-7, 2022

Most scenic ultra race in Canada. Join us for a challenging point to point race that straddles 3 stunning provincial parks in British Columbia, Canada in the Cascade Mountains. Just short of Everest for elevation gain; Fat Dog 120 mile is 8682 metres, Everest is 8848 metres.

    Fat Dog has been cancelled for 2021.
We hope to see you back when we can run freely again!

Register for 2022 Now!


What's New

  • We are planning to use the original route from Keremeos to Manning in 2022. Racers from 2021 have been rolled over to 2022.
  • Racers with deferrals will be sent an email in December that allows them to register and use their discount.
  • Call Manning Park Resort to book your accommodations 1-604-668-5922.
  • Box lunches will be available for relay teams and support crews (you can pre-order and pre-pay).
  • Like to identify scat? See new Resources page.
  • UTMB allows 6 points for 120 mile event.
  • Trail Runner Magazine suggests Fat Dog 120 if you didn't make Hardrock or Western States!

Join Us for Trail Work

Whether in your neighbourhood or our parks, your participation is significant in helping maintain trails. Add this to your training program! See the Trail Work page.

Race Difficulty

Not only is this race just short of Everest, it is also considered one of the world's 9 toughest ultramarathons by Outside Online. See About details.