May 20, 2017
Ogden, Utah, USA
Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay, 5k, Mayor’s Walk, Corporate Cup Wheelchair, VIP
One of most scenic Boston Marathon qualifying courses
About The Ogden Marathon
Welcome to the Zions Bank Ogden Marathon, Utah's Spring Run Off. Held the 3rd Saturday of every May, the Ogden Marathon attracts runners from all 50 states and several countries. The race has gained local and national attention as one of the most scenic Boston Marathon qualifying courses.
A combination of the areas scenic beauty, world class volunteer support and race organization has made the Zions Bank Ogden Marathon a must do race in Utah!
The Marathon's beautiful course starts at an elevation of 5400ft. As you run the first half you will enjoy open roads, green fields and a beautiful gushing river. At the half way mark and start of the 1/2 Marathon you are at an elevation of 5000ft. The last half of the Marathon is equally beautiful.
You will start the final half by running around Pineview Reservoir then drop into Ogden Canyon where you will run along the roaring Ogden River. Breathtaking views of pine covered slopes changing into steep rock faces will be encountered along with quaint homes nestled along the river's edge. Exiting the canyon you run onto the Ogden River Parkway for approximately 2 miles which will take you past Dinosaur Park and the Utah State University Botanical Gardens. The course ends downtown on Historic 25th street at an elevation of 4,309 Feet.
Picture yourself at the start line. We look forward to seeing you in Ogden, Utah on May 21st, 2016