- 13.1 mile course runs along scenic Highway 12
- A mid March event
- Free for the public to watch
Overview: The Canyonlands Half Marathon takes place in March every year when the cool spring air creates perfect running weather. In addition to the Half Marathon, there is also a five mile run that starts approximately three miles away from the Half Marathon starting point, up Highway 128. Though this rolling course is challenging, men, women, and children of all ages and physical abilities are invited to participate.
When: March 17th, 2018
Where: Colorado River and Highway 191
Fees: Cost varies
Details: Awards are given for the first male and female to finish, first Moab residents, fastest wheelchair competitor, and fastest Masters competitor (40 years or older). Other marathon events include a pasta dinner Friday before the race and a finish-line expo with lots of gear for fitness enthusiasts.
Find more information on the Canyonlands Half Marathon website.