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2019 marks the 11th Annual Backcountry Wilderness Half Marathon in Highlands Ranch! This 13.1 mile scenic trail run utilizes the Douglas County East/West trail and the beautiful Highlands Ranch Community Association's Backcountry Wilderness Area trails.
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All participants will receive:
Long sleeve technical race shirt
Custom race bib
Amazing finisher medal
FREE all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from Flippin' Flap Jacks
FREE beers from Living the Dream Brewing!
The Backcountry Wilderness Half Marathon course has spectacular views! The course is a single loop which is 100% on dirt/gravel/single track. Runners will have the potential to view wildlife along the way as well as a soak in the amazing mountain views.
Since the Backcountry Wilderness Half Marathon is a trail race in November, there is a potential on race day to encounter mud, snow or ice on the trail. We race rain, shine, sleet or snow!
Additional Course Details
There will be 3 aid stations available for you to refill your water bottles/cups.
For the safety of participants and potential Backcountry Wilderness Area wildlife, dogs and strollers are NOT allowed.
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