May 7, 2020

Dear Kodiak Community,

We have been closely monitoring the situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic and we want to do the best thing we can for our runners, volunteers, and our mountain community of Big Bear Lake. Please read this important up...

February 12, 2020

Spartan Partners with Global Trail Running Events to Create Spartan Trail World Championship with $270,000 Purse.

April 18, 2019

Kodiak 2019 planning is in full swing up in Big Bear Lake! The snow has melted, the days are longer, the trails are calling. And we have some exciting news!

The Prize Purse is back for 2019

The Big Bear Visitor's Bureau wants to support the 2...

March 2, 2019

Again in 2019, we will host our course preview runs. Each run will offer various distances and will focus on a different section of the Kodiak course.


Join us and get a taste of high altitude running! All are welcome - you do not nee...

December 29, 2018

The 2019 Kodiak Ultra Marathons will take place August 16-18, 2019

We've got a few changes lined up for the 2019 Edition:

** We're replacing the prize purse with cool finisher swag for 100 milers

** The 100 mile race will start at 6PM on Frida...

September 17, 2018

Please take less than 10 minutes to give us your feedback about the 2018 event. We would love to hear from you! We will use your input to make the Kodiak even better. Thank you so much for your time, we really appreciate it!


September 1, 2018

Thank you to everyone who joined us at this year's event! We are overwhelmed by your support and overjoyed to hear all your stories about your amazing race experience. Check out results and photos here:

July 19, 2018

The 2018 Race Manual has been updated and published. It is available to download here.

Please carefully review all information in the Race Manual. You are responsible for knowing the rules & procedures and for making sure your crew and pacer...

April 5, 2018

Show your trail love on National Trails Day at our 3rd Annual Fatass Run! This is a free trail run brought to you by the Kodiak Ultra Marathons. We will have a 7 mile, 14 mile and 21 mile course, and an unofficial official longer course for...

February 13, 2018


Since the first Kodiak in 2013, Paul Romero, Matt Smith, and many others have been clearing the trail that connects the Siberia Canyon trail across Bear Creek to Camp Creek trail, making it possible to run a full loop...

Please reload

Recent News

December 29, 2018

September 17, 2018

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us