"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon Half, Full Marathon & 5K

Sat July 24 - Mon July 26, 2021 Wellsboro, PA 16901 US Directions
Events

Half Marathon

$65 07/24 8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Price increases after May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Full Marathon

$75 07/24 7:30AM EDT - 1:30PM EDT Price increases after May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

5K

$30 07/24 - 07/25 8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Price increases after May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Challenge Half & 5K

$80 07/24 - 07/25 8:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT Price increases after May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

1 Mile

$10 07/25 8:05AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Registration ends July 22, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Half Marathon

$35 Registration Opens July 4, 2021 at 11:59am EDT

Virtual Full Marathon

$55 Registration Opens July 4, 2021 at 11:24am EDT

Virtual 5K

$15 Registration Opens July 4, 2021 at 11:59am EDT
Description

"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon Half & Full Marathon + 5K

In Wellsboro, the combination of beauty, forests, and the rich history of this area make this a sure-fire destination race for a summer weekend getaway. We have all distances to make sure you are having fun and challenged at the same time! 

 

Place
5440 US-6
Wellsboro, PA US 16901
DATE | START TIMES
  • All races will have a rolling start (one runner starts every 2-3 seconds to spread everyone out on the course). 
  • Saturday July 24, 2021
    • Full Marathon (7:30 am)
    • Half Marathon (8 am)
    • 1 Mile (8:15 am)
  • Sunday July 25, 2021
    • 5K (8 am)
FEES
  • Half Marathon  
    • $65 until 5/31/2021
    • $70 until 6/30/2021
    • $80 until race day (If not sold out)  
  • Full Marathon
    • $75 until 5/31/2021
      $80 until 6/30/2021
      $90 until race day (If not sold out)  
  • 5k
    • $30 until 5/31/2021
      $35 until 6/30/2021
      $40 until race day (If not sold out)  
  • 1 Mile 
    • $10
  • Challenge - Half & 5K
    • $80 until 5/31/2021
      $95 until 6/30/2021
      $110 until race day (If not sold out)  
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  • No refunds will be given for these races.
COURSES & AID STATIONS

Half & Full Marathons-

  • The half and full courses will be run on State Park roads through Colton Point State Park.
  • The first 2.4 miles will be a gradual climb with spots that level off.
  • However, after that it's minimal elevation changes and a nice downhill finish.
  • This course will feature amazing views of the Canyon and will be one of the most scenic and unique events you will run.
  • The full marathon will be two loops.

5k & 1 Mile-

NEW THIS YEAR  the 5k will be at the same location as the half and full.  The course will follow the same route as the half and full then split off  down towards the creek and then back to the festival area.

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TIME LIMIT

  • 6 hours for both the half & full

AID STATIONS-unmanned

  • All aid stations will be un-manned. 
  • All runners/walkers are encouraged to carry their own hydration and fuel.
  • The half & full marathons will have bottled water approximately every two miles for the half and full.
  • Gatorade at mile 4 & 8 (and 17 & 21 for full marathoners).
  • The 5k will have one station at the turn around with water.
  • There will be paramedics on course for the half & full marathons. 
BIB PICKUP | REGISTRATION
  • BIbs and shirts will be available for pickup across the street from the parking area at Sunset Ice Cream. 
  • There will be NO shirt exchanges to minimize contact. 

The last day to register for a guaranteed shirt is July 7, 2021. 

PARKING
  • Please park at 5440 Route 6, Wellsboro, PA 16901. Look for the Red Barn and park in that field. 
  • Across the street from the parking area there is a sign for Sunset Ice Cream. 
  • There will be race staff to assist in parking. 
  • There will be NO onsite parking for the any event. 
  • There will be port-a-potties at the parking area. 
AGE | AWARDS

Half & Full

  • Top 3 Male & Female
  • There will also be age group awards for both male and female runners:
  • 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

5K

  • Top 3 Male & Female
  • 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
T-SHIRTS | MEDALS
  • Amazing race themed short sleeve tech shirt.
  • Unique medal symbolic for the PA Grand Canyon will be awarded to all participants for the half, full and 5k
CHARITY

We will be working with some local organizations and will announce them once they're finalized. 

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Additional Fees
Use fee : $2.00
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