All the categories are certified by the ITRA, International Trail Running Association and will have points to qualify for the UTMB races. Deccan Ultra is now a candidate race for Asia Trail Masters 2021.
The route is a mix of easy-ascent slopes as well as treacherous rocky outcrops overlooking the valley below. To climb the near-vertical slopes there are iron ladders along the course. The 115km and 80km category circulates around the Bhandardhara dam and involves climbing 5 forts and the Kalsubai peak.
Kalsubai | Alang | Madan | Kulang | Ratangarh | Katrabai | Kumseth | Pachane | Pabargarh | Bhandardara
Kalsubai | Alang | Madan | Kulang | Ratangarh | Pabargarh | Bhandardara
Kalsubai | Alang | Ghatghar | Udhadawane | Bhandardara
Bari | Kalsubai | Udhadawane | Bhandardara