The current edition of this event is on 10 March 2018.
The Six Foot Track Marathon on Saturday, 12 March 2016 follows The Six Foot Track, a 45km footpath stretching across the Blue Mountains from The Explorer's Marked Tree, near Katoomba to Jenolan Caves.
This ultra marathon started in 1984 and follows the length of the entire footpath.
The race is a fundraiser for the Rural Fire Service & Six Foot Track Heritage Trust. The race is organised by the Sydney Striders Running Club and is the Australian National Trail Ultramarathon Championship and attracts over 850 entrants each year.