IJEN Trail Running 2017
|Start Date||May 20, 2017|
|End Date||January 21, 2018|
|Venue||Sempol, Gunung Ijen|
|Address||Sempol, Gunung Ijen Bondowoso, Jawa Timur Indonesia|
|Distance Type||10km 21km 42km 70km|
“Ijen Trail Running” event is held in Ijen Plateau, Sempol – Bondowoso. The race has 4 categories across the stunning view of Ijen crater, the largest acid lake in the world. Ijen crater offers unforgettable attractions. The lake contains 200 million cubic meters highly toxic water with turquoise color yet boiling up to 200 Celcius degrees. The runners will enjoy the incredible look of Ijen craters blends with sulfur miners activities carry sulfur basket down from the crater to the summit. The volcanic zone consists of post-caldera cones forms an E-W-trending zone across the southern side of the caldera.
The scenery mesmerizes the runners with the green screen of coffee plantations covers most of the caldera floor, waterfalls, hot spring pools, and incredible volcanic atmosphere. The amazing morning view is presented by the sunrise illuminates the lake sheen and the twin of Ijen crater so-called Merapi. The glow of the electric-blue fire could not be missed and often be seen flowing down the mountain in the night.