Runner Information Packet - Introduction

Greetings from the race director: Thomas Chapin

Welcome to the 27th annual Arkansas Traveller 100! The many volunteers that assist with the race are looking forward to helping you along to a fabulous weekend of fun and excitement, and we are confident that by the end you will join the countless previous Travellers who rate our aid stations as the Best in all of Ultrarunning. Thank you very much for your interest and participation in this yearís event and rememberóitís all about Good Time Running!


Race Committee: Jim Acebedo, Dave Cawein, Susy Chandler, Thomas Chapin, Pat and Jerry Dixon, Carrie and Mike DuPriest, Chrissy and Stan Ferguson, Kim Fischer, Linda House, PoDog Vogler

Special Thanks to the following: Central Arkansas Radio Emergency Network (Communications), Central Arkansas Water, Deltic Timber, Williams Junction Volunteer Fire Department, and the United States Forest Service

Contributors: Baptist Health, Central Arkansas Water

Race Location
The start, finish, and race festivities will be at historic Camp Ouachita, near Williams Junction.

Getting there: You should be able to find Williams Junction, AR on most maps. It is approximately 30 miles west of Little Rock on Hwy 10, or 20 miles south or Morrilton on Hwy 9. You will see signs as you enter the community that you are in Harmony. From Williams Junction, go north on Hwy 10/9 for a mile and a half, then take Hwy 324 and follow for about three miles. If an address is needed for GPS, it is 618 Hwy 324 South, Perryville, AR 72126

Important information for parking near Camp Ouachita on race weekend: Runners and crews must park along Hwy 324 on the WEST SIDE only. This is the side of the road opposite Camp Ouachita. Parking on one side is a requirement of the US Forest Service, and they will write tickets to violoators.

Other Camp Ouachita guidelines: Please note that no dogs are allowed on the grounds at Camp Ouachita. Also, no camping is allowed on the grounds at Camp Ouachita. The campground at Lake Sylvia will be open on race weekend. It is about one mile from Camp Ouachita.


Friday - October 6th
Noon - 3:15 pm Prerace packet pickup and weigh-in
3:30 pm Welcome; Runners and crew briefing (Mandatory)
4:30 pm Spaghetti Dinner

Saturday - October 7th
5:30 am All runners check in at race headquarters
5:50 am Begin assembling at starting line
6:00 am (Prompt) Race Start!

Sunday - October 8th
7-ish to noon Pancake Breakfast
12:00 noon Race ends
12:30 pm Race awards