|"Uglier Than a Mud Rail Fence"|
|Episode Number||5/11 (231)|
|First Broadcast||March 18, 2012|
|Previous||"Taste Your Salami"|
|Next||"This Is Wicked Strange"|
Uglier Than a Mud Rail Fence is the fifth episode of The Amazing Race 20.
The order of departure from Piazza Castello are as follows:
Teams must travel by train to Ehrwald, Austria. Once there, teams must drive themselves to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany and find Gasthof zum Rassen. Once there, teams must search the grounds to find a Travelocity roaming gnome.
Bopper & Mark have to dress up in traditional Bavarian clothing, then learn how to yodel a specific tune by listening to a master yodeler. When the World champion is satisfied with their work, they could continue racing.
Choice A: Fairy Tale
Teams would have to follow a trail of gingerbread, picking up pieces along the way, leading them to Oberammergau. Once their, they must find the witch's house, inspired from Hansel and Gretel. Once there, they'll use the pieces they picked up to make the roof to a gingerbread house and decorate it properly. When they've finished, the witch will give them their next clue.
Choice B: Champion Male
Teams would have to travel to the Wetz-Stoa Stub'n restaurant in Unterammergau where they have to choose a beard enthusiast and style his beard to match a champion from the World Beard and Moustache Championships using the provided haircare products. Once complete, the judge will give them their next clue.
Teams must drive themselves to Bundesleistungszentrum in Füssen to find their next clue.
The team member assigned to perform the Roadblock would have to use the Travelocity Roaming Gnome to participate in a game of ice stock sport, known in Germany as Eisstockschießen. They have to push the Roaming Gnome onto a white bullseye on the ice in order to receive their next clue.
The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:
First Place • Eliminated • Last placer in Non-Elimination Leg • Saved from elimination by the Salvage Pass or The Save • Season winner • Season 2nd place • Season 3rd place • ► Used the Fast Forward • ϵ Used the Express Pass• ⊂ User of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⊃ Recipient of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⋐ User of the second Double U-Turn slot • ⋑ Recipient of the second Double U-Turn slot
- This episode's title is said by Mark, referring to the witch at the Fairy Tale detour's appearance.
|The Amazing Race 20 Episode List|
"Tears of a Clown" · "You Know I'm Not as Smart as You" · "Bust Me Right in the Head With It" · "Taste Your Salami" · "Uglier Than a Mud Rail Fence" · "This Is Wicked Strange" · "I Didn't Make Her Cry" · "Let Them Drink Their Haterade" · "Bollywood Travolta" · "I Need Hair to be Pretty" · "It's a Great Place to Become Millionaires"