Ultra Running Races and Trail Running Tours in Moab, Utah

About GrassRoots Events

We host two of the best trail races in Moab, UT for ultra runners, elite runners, and trail runners every year: the Moab Red Hot and the Amasa Run.

We also offer adventure running trips for tourists, families, and all levels of runners who want to experience more of the beautiful trails and history of Moab! Learn more about why we love running here.

All Grassroots Events

Moab Red Hot

Saturday, February 18, 2018

33k + 55k Race

Our ultra trail race that gives runners a challenge while running next to the Moab Valley and Arches National Park.

Amasa Run

Saturday, April 28, 2018

6.5 + 9.5 + 15.5 Miles

For trail runners who want to experience the elevation, cliffs, and spectacular views of Moab.

360° Moab Adventures

Guided Trail Running Tours

Guided running tours for all levels of runners who want to  explore Moab’s canyons, see dinosaur tracks, or practice the technical terrain before an upcoming race.

One of the Most Scenic Trails in America Running Times Magazine on Moab’s Red Hot

The desert makes you feel alive. Once you’re out there, it gets in your blood and becomes a part of you. Chris Martinez, Race Director & Founder

Photos from the Races

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Road and Trail Running Etiquette

There is nothing quite like the feeling of wind in your face as you run through the great outdoors. Whether you’re running on a trail through the wilderness or along a road in town, there are some basic road manners and trail etiquette you can follow to make sure you and everyone around you has a good run.

5 Reasons to Go Whitewater Rafting in Moab

With hotter days ahead, it will soon be the perfect time to head outside and get in the water. If you haven’t tried whitewater rafting before, why not give it a shot? Moab is one of the best places to go rafting. With the Colorado River running right through majestic scenery like Westwater Canyon, you are guaranteed to have a blast.