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Sat November 2, 2019 Highlands Ranch, CO US 80124 Directions
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Half Marathon

$85 $60 9:00AM MDT Price increases after March 29, 2019 at 11:59pm MDT
11033 Monarch Blvd
Highlands Ranch, CO US 80124

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.  

Race Contact Info

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All participants will receive:

Long sleeve technical race shirt
Custom Gift
Custom race bib
Amazing finisher medal
FREE all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from Flippin' Flap Jacks

FREE beers from Living the Dream Brewing!
Post-race party


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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