It's crazy...but other than that, it's kind of fun.

Gulf Coast Ultras

Deer Dodge 50 Lodging

Campgrounds (reserve online at

Bear Lake Recreation Area (30.861398, -86.834020)
Krul Recreation Areas (30.860982, -86.854305)
Hurricane Lake Recreation Area (30.945134, -86.754051)
Karick Lake Recreation Areas (30.893030, -86.645101)

Florida Forest Service
Blackwater River State Forest
(850) 957-6140

View the website below for more information on each of these campgrounds. Online reservations are available starting March 22, 2017. There are also primitive sites around some of the lakes, but these are not as secure as the main campgrounds.

Coldwater Recreation Area
Reservations (850) 957-6161

Blackwater River State Park
7720 Deaton Bridge Road
Holt, Florida 32564
Reservations (850) 983-5363


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Milton East I-10
8510 Keshav Taylor Drive
Milton, FL 32583
(850) 626-9060

Best Western Milton Inn
8936 Highway 87 S
Milton, FL 32583
(850) 623-1511

Regency Inn & Suites
6560 Caroline St
Milton, FL 32570
(850) 623-2296

There are also a lot more hotels available in the Pensacola area located roughly 1 hour from the Start/Finish Line.