September 9-10, 2022
The Purgatory 4 Adventure Relay
The Purgatory 4 Adventure Relay challenges competitors across the country to go halfway to hell and back. Run through the rugged terrain of Sugarite Canyon State Park in Northeastern New Mexico, paddle a course on Lake Maloya at 7,500 feet, bike up to 8,500 feet over San Fransisco Pass and into Southern Colorado, and prove your prowess on a challenging shotgun shooting course.
Race end celebration at Phil Long Toyota, 105 East Cedar St. Trinidad starting at 11am. Vendors, music, food, beer garden, mt bike raffle and more. Racers, support crews, spectators, family and friends, encouraged to attend. Open to the public.
(Formerly known as the Raton, New Mexico Master of the Mountains or the "MOM", the rebranded Purgatory 4 now crosses into Colorado for the biking and shooting events, and the final celebratory fun will be in Trinidad, Colorado.)
Trail run (approx. 6 miles)
Paddling (approx. 3 miles)
Biking (approx. 15 miles on rugged dirt roads)
Shooting Course (shotgun)
See course & elements for more information
POSSIBLE RACE DIVISIONS
Solo Male 39-
Solo Male 40+
Solo Female 39-
Solo Female 40+
2-4 Person Relay Team Men
2-4 Person Relay Team Women
2-4 Person Relay Team Coed*
Note: Relay divisions may be combined depending on number of teams
*See race rules and regulations for more information.
City of Trinidad Office of Outdoor Recreation