Discover the vast wilderness of Big Bend & the Chihuahuan Desert at the only multi-stage ultra marathon in Texas!
Trans-Pecos Ultra is a unique and challenging adventure that combines expedition hiking and ultra-running. Participants live in the Chihuahuan Desert for a week and traverse a total of 163 miles with over 15,000ft of elevation gain!
“There’s only one word to describe TPU: life-changing!“
Thomas Mullins, TPU2015 Winner - Dallas, Texas, USA
“The most unique and unforgettable experience of my life!”
Emily Cloninger, Volunteer at TPU2015 - Houston, Texas, USA
“I’m usually a seen it, done it, been there kind of traveler but Big Bend has a special hold on me that keeps me coming back time & again!”
Cheryl Tulkoff, 2nd Place at TPU2015 & Volunteer at TPU2016 - Austin, Texas, USA
“If you are looking to go outside your comfort zone and discover stunning scenery, then TPU is it!”
Eric Chan, 2nd Place at TPU2016 - Toronto, Canada
“One epic adventure with amazing people and gorgeous views of wild, rugged country!”
Tyler Keller, Medical Team Volunteer at TPU2015 - New Mexico, USA
Start planning your Ultimate Big Bend Adventure today!
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