2017 Utah Marathons

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St. George Marathon
 
4.4 (5 reviews)
St. George, UT
October 07, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 5,500
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 250 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.00
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

The St. George Marathon was rated by Runner's World as one of the four "Marathons to Build a Vacation Around" in the World, one of the 10 Most Scenic and Fastest Marathons, and ranked in the Top 20 Marathons in the USA. The course is a point-to-point marathon that begins in the majestic Pine Valley mountains (5,200' ASL) and descends nearly 2600 feet through scenic southwest Utah, to the beautiful Worthern Park. Runner`s World also listed it as the fastest fall marathon. It's a fun race indeed--and scenic.

Ogden Marathon
 
4.1 (2 reviews)
Ogden, UT
May 20, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 1,500
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 250 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.50
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

The Ogden Marathon is a point-to-point road race starting near Red Rock Outfitters Ranch (5,400' ASL) and finishing downtown at the historic 25th Street (4,300' ASL). The course is mostly on Highway 39 along the roaring Ogden River, and runs around Pineview Reservoir down onto the Ogden River Parkway. The course itself has a net elevation loss of 1,100' and is extremely fast.

Big Cottonwood Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Cottonwood Heights, UT
September 09, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 1,300
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 0 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.00
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

The Big Cottonwood Marathon is a point-to-point downhill road race starting at Guardsman Pass (10,000' ASL) and running down the canyon and thru Cottonwoods Heights, Holladay, and eventually finishing in Cottonwood (4,400' ASL). The course is excellent for PRs with 5000+' of net elevation loss. Extremely fast.  There's also a half-marathon option for those looking for a shorter distance.

Utah Valley Marathon
 
4.6 (3 reviews)
Provo, UT
June 10, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 1,000
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 300 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.50
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

Come run this June marathon in the beauty of Utah Valley. Rolling farm land, Deer Creek Reservoir, cascading waterfalls, and the Provo River will offer a scenic running adventure. There are also majestic mountains in all directions and the course offers ease for beginners and a potential PR for experts. The marathon race starts in beautiful Wasatch County (6,200' ASL) and ends near downtown Provo (4,600' ASL). Runners will be in close proximity to many national parks, and the race is only 45 miles south of Salt Lake City.

Salt Lake City Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Salt Lake City, UT
April 22, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 750
Course Layout: Loop
Elevation Gain: 750 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 2.25
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

Runners of all ages and ability levels will enjoy crisp, cool running weather in April, in a setting that surrounds them with snow-capped peaks contrasting with spring blossoms, all along a flat and slightly downhill 26.2 mile course. Starting at the Olympic Legacy Bridge, the course skirts the base of the towering Wasatch Mountains, passes by cozy neighborhoods and elegant estates, and winds through Salt Lake’s legendary wide streets, into the city center.

Moab Trail Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Moab, UT
November 04, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 500
Course Layout: Loop
Elevation Gain: 2,250 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 3.50
Surface: Mostly Trail/Not-Paved
Certified: No

Set a PR for your WOW factor on this course! The canyons around Moab are unlike anywhere in the world, and this course conquers some of the most spectacular! Views include spectacular red rocks of “Behind the Rocks Wilderness” and “Amasa Back” areas, sheer vertical walls of Pritchett, Hunter and Kane Creek Canyons, and views into Canyonlands National Park. And amongst other hills along the course, there's a crazy 1000' 1-mile climb at mile 13.

Top of Utah Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Logan, UT
September 16, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 350
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 175 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.00
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

The Top of Utah Marathon course starts at Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area (5,500' ASL), and travels down Blacksmith Fork Canyon and on into downtown Logan. The course drops approximately 1,000 ft. over the 26 miles but is only a 1% to 2% grade and won't beat up your legs. It is a perfect downhill course. Many set a PR on this course.

Huntsville Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Huntsville, UT
September 16, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 300
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 0 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.00
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

A point-to-point downhill road race from the Monte Cristo area to Huntsville Town Park during the peak of our vibrant autumn colors. This course offers a gentle decline in elevation of 3,700 feet from start (8,700' ASL) to finish (5,000' ASL).

Deseret News Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Salt Lake City, UT
July 24, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 300
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 350 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 0.50
Surface: Mostly Road/Paved
Certified: Yes

First run in 1970, the Deseret News Classic Marathon is the oldest road race in Utah and the oldest marathon west of the continental divide. The marathon follows the path that the Utah pioneers followed when they first entered the valley. The race is truly a part of Utah’s heritage and history! The course starts at Big Mountain and traversed down Emigration Canyon with 3000' of downhill racing.

Mid Mountain Marathon
 
0.0 (0 reviews)
Park City, UT
August 19, 2017

Race Vitals

Participants: 250
Course Layout: Point-to-Point
Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft.
Difficulty Rating: 3.00
Surface: Mostly Singletrack
Certified: No

A point-to-point trail race from Silver Lake Lodge at Deer Valley Resort to The Forum at the Canyons. The course follows the Mid Mountain Trail, a beautiful single-track trail which begins at just under 8100′ and peaks out at 8400′ as it traverses from Deer Valley Resort to Park City Mountain Resort and The Colony before descending to the Canyons base area at 6800′.

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Difficulty Rating

Race Navigator created the Difficulty Rating scale to help runners quickly compare the difficulty between marathon courses. The scale is 0.0 to 5.0 with 0.0 being the easiest and 5.0 being the most difficult. A further explanation is below:

Rating Course Description
0 to 1 These courses are mostly downhill and very fast – excellent for PR/BQ’s.
1 to 2 A rating of “1” means the course is flat; closer to “2” you can expect small hills.
2 to 3 The course has moderate hills.
3 to 4 The course has substantial hills.
4 to 5 Very difficult course usually with technical terrain.

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