The 1/2 Marathon course begins at the last half of the full Marathon at an elevation of 5,000 feet. The Gun blows at 6:45 a.m. and you will start the 1/2 by running around Pineview Reservoir then drop into Ogden Canyon where you will run along the roaring Ogden River. Breathtaking views of pine covered slopes changing into steep rock faces will be encountered along with quaint homes nestled along the river's edge. Exiting the canyon you run onto the Ogden River Parkway for approximately 2 miles which will take you past Dinosaur Park and the Utah State University Botanical Gardens. The course ends downtown on Historic 25th street at an elevation of 4,309 Feet.Start & Finish:
The Half Marathon starts at Marathon mile 13.1 located slightly north of Eden Park in and finishes on Historic 25th Street
Aid stations are located at the following Full Marathon mile marks:
Start, 14.3, 15.5, 17, 18.5, 20, 21.2, 23, 24, 25
Water and powerade will be provided at every aid stationhttps://drive.google.com/open?id=1iuDScvCQ9_mxxX66...
CLIF SHOT gel will be available at miles: 17, and 23
THE MAIN CLIF SHOT ZONE IS LOCATED AT MILE 17!
Fruit will be available at miles: half start line, 18, 23
Minor first aid supplies and Vaseline will be available at all aid stationsPorta Johns
Available at Start Line and each aid station.Parking
You can drive to the start of the 1/2 Marathon but parking is limited and there is no shuttle back to the start after the race. To minimize the impact of vehicles in the valley, the Ogden Marathon requests that all participants use the shuttle bus service provided.Buses
Load and leave at 5:15 amLeave from 25th and Washington Blvd. in front of the Key Bank Building. Half Marathon Buses will load on the WEST side of the street. Your buses will be facing Southbound and will be marked appropriately.There is only one bus loading scheduled. Do not be lateYou will board the Half Marathon busesYou will be required to show your Half Marathon race bib to board the bus.