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Bizz Johnson’s Southside Scramble

June 22, 2024

Susanville, CA

Get ready to scramble like never before at Bizz Johnson's Southside Scramble! On June 22, 2024, Susanville CA will be buzzing with excitement as runners tackle this epic half marathon. With picturesque views and a trail that will make your heart race, this event is not for the faint-hearted. So, hop on board and let's scramble our way to the finish line!
Get ready to scramble like never before at Bizz Johnson's Southside Scramble! On June 22, 2024, Susanville CA will be buzzing with excitement as runners tackle this epic half marathon. With picturesque views and a trail that will make your heart race, this event is not for the faint-hearted. So, hop on board and let's scramble our way to the finish line!
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About The Bizz Johnson’s Southside Scramble

The Bizz Johnson’s Southside Scramble is an exhilarating half marathon race that will take place on June 22, 2024, in Susanville, CA. This trail race is a must for all trail running enthusiasts who are ready to SCRAMBLE through the stunning Susan River Canyon.

Participants have the option to choose from three different race distances: a challenging 22K, a thrilling 14K, or a fast-paced 7K. All races will commence on the Bizz Johnson Trail at the iconic Hobo Camp Bridge and conclude at the picturesque Hobo Camp Day Use Area.

The Dirty Devil’s 22K will take runners on an epic adventure as they follow the outbound portion of the Bizz Johnson Trail to Devil’s Corral. From there, they will descend towards the Susan River, crossing a seasonal footbridge, before entering the breathtaking Southside Trail. This trail will showcase mesmerizing rockslides, stunning vista points, and an exhilarating flowy single track that will lead runners back to Hobo Camp.

For those partaking in the Tunnel’s Blast 14K, they will embark on a thrilling journey through the first railroad tunnel on the Bizz Johnson Trail. After veering off onto singletrack, runners will navigate a climb over the top of the tunnel and immerse themselves in the beauty of the Southside Trail. They will experience the trail’s rockslides, vista points, and flowy single track before reaching the exhilarating finish line.

The Hobo’s Special 7K is perfect for runners seeking a shorter yet equally thrilling race. Starting at the Hobo Camp Bridge, participants will conquer a steady climb on the Bizz Johnson Trail before reaching the Twin Bridges Access connector to the Southside Trail. From there, runners will enjoy the fast and flowy single track, offering an adrenaline-filled return to the finish line.

Completing the race has its rewards! Finishers of all distances will receive a unique custom medal and a custom beach towel, perfect for a refreshing dip in the nearby Susan River. Furthermore, there will be a lively finish line party with food and beverages, ensuring a festive post-race celebration.

Susanville, CA, where the race is held, is a charming city surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. With its picturesque landscapes and friendly community, runners will have an unforgettable experience exploring this hidden gem of California.

In terms of weather, June is a perfect time to visit Susanville. The temperatures are comfortable, ranging from the mid-60s to low 80s Fahrenheit, allowing runners to enjoy the race without extreme heat.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the challenge, and get ready to SCRAMBLE through the captivating Susan River Canyon at the Bizz Johnson’s Southside Scramble. With stunning trails, fantastic post-race festivities, and a friendly community, this race promises an unforgettable experience for all participants. Don’t miss out on this thrilling half marathon adventure!

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