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Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon

Sat November 2, 2019 Tusayan (Grand Canyon), AZ US 86023 Directions
Events

Half-Marathon Run/Walk

$60 10:00AM MST - 10:30PM MST Price increases after March 31, 2019 at 11:59pm MST

5k Walk/Run

$30 10:30AM MST - 2:30PM MST Price increases after April 30, 2019 at 11:59pm MST

Children's and Family Mile

$20 11:00AM MST - 11:30AM MST Registration ends October 31, 2019 at 11:59pm MST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://runtucson.net.

Place
469 AZ-64
Grand Canyon Village
Tusayan (Grand Canyon), AZ US 86023
Description

REGISTRATION OPENS ON MARCH 1, 2019! Join us on Saturday November 2nd for the Inaugural Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon in the beautiful Kaibab National Forest, just south of the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.  Souvenir race coaster-medallion, beautiful long-sleeve shirt, race goodies, and more to commemorate your iconic journey through the trails near the South Rim.  Walk or run a half-marathon, 5k, or the family mile -- then visit the America's greatest attraction, the Grand Canyon.

The 13.1 mile trail loops through the beautiful forest and high desert of the Kaibab National Forest.  The course does not descend into the Grand Canyon, but all race participants can purchase a National Park Service pass and from the race site easily enter into the Grand Canyon National Park.  The Inaugural Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon is a joint partnership between the Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce and Run Tucson, the premier local event directing company in Arizona and by Randy Accetta, an RRCA-Certified Race Director.

Wanna' know what else to do? Tusayan is your welcoming community nestled in the Kaibab Forest just a mile from the main entrance to the Grand Canyon National Park. Comfortable motels, a campground, restaurants, the world famous IMAX Theater, and the official Arizona State Visitor Information Center make Tusayan a perfect home base for enjoying the South Rim. Check out these local options:

The Inaugural Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon is a joint partnership between the Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce and Run Tucson, the premier local event directing company in Arizona and by Randy Accetta, an RRCA-Certified Race Director.

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Happy 100th!

GO GRAND in 2019! On February 26, 2019, the Grand Canyon celebrates 100 years since it's designation as a national park. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Grand Canyon welcomes approximately six million domestic and international visitors each year. After 100 years, whether its hiking a corridor trail, taking a stroll on the rim or enjoying the landscape from an overlook, Grand Canyon continues to provide a space for all visitors to connect with the outdoors.  This 2019, Grand Canyon National Park will commemorate the past and inspire future generations to experience, connect with, and protect the park's unique natural, cultural, and historic resources.