British Columbia Trail Running Series The British Columbia Coast Mountains offer tremendous terrain and incredible scenery. The 5 Peaks courses cover single-track, hiking and cross country trails, with elevation gain varying according to the course design. The trails are always challenging and you get to experience some of BC's finest, most beautiful backcountry. Each race venue is located within one and a half hour drive or less, from Vancouver. So here's your chance to get out of the city and into the backcountry 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 BC has to offer. Get off the Road with the Salomon 5 Peaks Trail Running Series, presented by Mountain Equipment Co-op!