The Twilight Festival 4M is a Running race in Ashburn, Virginia consisting of a 50K Trail Run.
Old Gabe and Blanket Chief are both nicknames for Jim Bridger who lived in the wild west from 1822 (age 17) until 1867. He was the first non-native to describe Salt Lake, South Pass and the current pass for I-80 going into Salt Lake City. He explored the Gallatin Valley area and trapped in the area in the 1840's. He has lots of things named for him including the Old Gabe 30K/50K and the Jim Bridger Trail Run (10 miles, generally the week after the 30K/50K). This race is very comparable to the Speed Goat 50K in vertical gain and difficulty, without the afternoon heat. Several veteran Hardrockers use it asKeep Readingwww.chickadesigns.com View Course Map
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