21st May 2023
Trail des Pèlerins
On this short format going through the spiritual high place of Alsace located at 753m of altitude, come to discover a condensed medieval atmosphere, in the heart of a luxuriant and enchanted forest in which stand seven castles.
Max Allowed Race Time
Find here all practical info about the race.
Runners and supporters shuttles are available from Parking du Stade in Obernai, find all the information on this page.
Obernai, parking des remparts
- Friday, 19th from 12:00pm to 8:00pm
- Saturday, 20th from 9:00pm to 8:00pm
No collection of race numbers at the start of the race.
You will have the possibility to leave a bag at the starting point of your race in Barr, you will find it at your arrival in Obernai. You will find changing rooms and showers near the finish.
The start will be in three waves:
- The first at 07:50
- The second at 08:00
- The third at 08:10
The starting time is decided according to the runner's UTMB Index. If you don't have an UTMB Index, you will start in the 3rd wave.
Runners may take a shower only at the end of the race. Runners need to show their race bib in order to enter the shower. During the race, showers - when available - are only accessible on medical advice.
Discover the provisional race program and all the animations planned to enjoy these 4 days of event here.
Participate in Trail des Pelerins
All the information you need to know before starting an extraordinary adventure.
The runner's guide will include the details you need to be ready on race day: event schedule, lap time tables, safety tips and much more.
Rules & Regulations
Check out the official TDP rules, including registration procedure and fees, mandatory equipment, rider commitment and much more.
By participating in this race you will collect 1 Running Stones which will give you extra chances to be selected for the UTMB® World Series Finals - OCC, CCC® and UTMB® draw.
To validate your registration, we need your medical certificate. Without reception of a valid medical certificate before April 30th, your registration will be definitively cancelled and no refund will be made. You can download and send the template here.
Presentation Trail des Pélerins
On the pilgrims' trail
On this 20K format, leaving from Barr, wine capital of Alsace, you will climb up the Bloss passing by the Landsberg castle. You will then reach the Abbey of Hohenbourg located on the Mount Sainte-Odile by taking the cross-path and its magnificent ceramics. From there, enter an enchanted forest in which 6 castles are still hidden, among which the Birkenfels and Rathsamausen. You will then be enchanted by the path of wonders and the rock of the giants which offers a panorama on the Plain of Alsace before your arrival on the ramparts of Obernai.
Around the race
Plan your stay and check out all the tourist activities and experiences around Alsace Grand Est.
In the heart of Alsace Grand Est
The Trail Alsace Grand Est by UTMB® will take you on an extraordinary journey through castles, traditional villages, vineyards and forest trails.
Book your accommodation
Check out the wide range of accommodation in Obernai, Colmar & Barr.
How to get there
Find out all the routes that will lead you to the heart of the Trail Alsace Grand Est by UTMB!