Central Alberta Trail Running Series Alberta is known around the world for it's pure and natural beauty --- certainly one of Canada's premiere outdoor playgrounds. The 5 Peaks courses cover single-track trails, lift lines, hiking trails, cat tracks, x-country trails, ski runs, etc… While elevation gain varies according to the course, the diverse range of terrain will challenge your endurance and give you the chance to take in some breathtaking scenery. Each race venue is located within approximately a one-hour drive from Calgary. So, here's your chance for an exhilarating Saturday morning experience. What better way to start your weekend?! You'll be physically challenged while experiencing some of the most spectacular terrain Alberta has to offer. Get off the Road with the Salomon 5 Peaks Trail Running Series, presented by Mountain Equipment Co-op!