High Altitude Escape Trail Running Camp

COVID-19 Update

At this time the late-July running camp is planned as scheduled. We will keep you up-to-date on developing information as the year progresses through this website. If you have any questions, please email camp director Emily Torrence at [email protected]. Please take care, be safe, and be smart.

Camp Dates: Thursday July 23rd– Sunday July 26th. Check-in Thursday late afternoon and check out Sunday after brunch.

Location: Arizona Nordic Village,16848 U.S. 180, Flagstaff, AZ

Join the Sundog Running coaches Ian, Emily, Eric, and Ron for a long weekend of running, learning, and camaraderie. All ability and experience levels are welcome!

Itinerary: A detailed itinerary will be shared with campers. Each day will include meals, a run, and activities/clinics.

What’s included: 

  • Trail runs that highlight the high country of northern Arizona
  • Training philosophy and structure, life lessons learned, and running-specific strength guidance clinics
  • Eight meals. We’ll accommodate all food allergies and preferences.
  • Free race entry to the Parhelic Circle Trail Races at Arizona Nordic Village* (participation optional)
  • Travel to runs and camp activities
  • Sundog Running t-shirt or hat

Lodging: Lodging is available on-site at an additional cost and is first come, first serve**. This is a rustic experience! You have the option to share housing or stay solo. You must provide your own pillows, sleeping bags/linens, and towels. There is no electricity in the cabins and yurts but lighting is provided via battery-operated lamp. Electricity is provided in the main lodge. There is no wi-fi, but cell service is available. Portable restrooms and showers are available as well as “real” restrooms and showers in the main lodge.

  • Cabins– 1-3 people. Full bed and twin bunk bed provided. 4 cabins available.
    • Solo – $75/night
    • Shared with 2 people – $37.50/night per person
    • Shared with 3 people – $25/night per person
  • Yurts– 1-2 people. 2 twin-sized sleeping pads provided. 3 yurts available.
    • Solo – $60/night
    • Shared – $30/night per person
  • Tent Camping near the main lodge (limited to 20 spots)
    • $20/night
  • RV camping (limited to 9 spots)
    • $20/night

* If you wish to run the Parhelic Circle Race we’ll send you a separate race registration code for UltraSignup race registration once you have signed-up for camp.

**After you’ve registered for camp, we will be in touch to secure your Nordic Village Lodging. Additional payment links will be sent at that time.

***You may also stay in Flagstaff. However, please note it’s a 20 to 25-minute drive from town to the Nordic Village, approximately 15 miles NW of Flagstaff, AZ.

Cancellation and refund policy: If you need to cancel, you may. If your plans change and you are unable to attend camp, please let us know by July 6th and we will provide you a full refund. After July 6th we’ll refund 50% of your camp registration.

Questions? Please don’t hesitate to ask. Email Emily at: [email protected]

Yurt, Cabin, and Camping Photos