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Zion Half Marathon

Zion Half Marathon

Springdale, Utah, USA | TBD

Race Rundown

Half MarathonTBDTBD

 

Due to continued construction on SR-9, the race will run on Smith Mesa in 2018. #ZionHalf

 

Race Perks
Cup FreeMilitary DiscountStroller-Friendly

Why We Love It

Springdale, a charming small town residing just outside the borders of Zion National Park, is home to Native American arts and crafts, jewelry, fine arts, and photography. However, what this adventure town is mostly known for is its beautiful sunrises, extreme outdoor activity, and captivating sunsets.

Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do

Zion-Mt. Carmel Scenic Drive

A scenic road with tunnels and switchbacks that connect Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, the Grand Canyon, and other attractions in northern Arizona.

Zion National Park

Utah's first national park is home to red and pink sandstone cliffs and canyons. Notable points of interest include The Narrows trail, Kolob Arch, The Subway, and the Floor of the Valley scenic drive.

Zion Narrows

Located inside Zion National Park, these are famous canyon slots for day hiking. You will have to walk through water so bring a hiking stick and wear appropriate socks and shoes.

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

A popular sand dune park for dune buggies, ATV's, hiking and camping.

Angels Landing

A very strenuous 5-mi (8 km) uphill hiking trail with switchbacks, narrow paths, cliff exposures and support chains. Approx 5 hours to complete. NOTE: Wear appropriate footwear and research before hiking. Located in Zion National Park. WARNING: Extreme hiking, not for the faint of heart.

Average Temperature

High - 57°F (14°C) Low - 32°F (0°C)

Transportation

Airport

St. George Municipal Airport (SGU)
46 mi (74 km) from Springdale

Train

None

Accommodations

Cable Mountain LodgeAcross the street from shuttle/finish
Canyon Vista Lodge2.5 mi (4.0 km) from shuttle/finish
Cliffrose Lodge and Gardens0.1 mi (0.2 km) from shuttle/finish
Desert Pearl Inn0.6 mi (1.0 km) from shuttle/finish
Driftwood Lodge1.7 mi (2.7 km) from shuttle/finish
Hampton Inn Springdale Zion1.2 mi (1.9 km) from shuttle/finish
Holiday Inn Express Springdale1.4 mi (2.3 km) from shuttle/finish
Majestic View Lodge2.7 mi (4.3 km) from shuttle/finish
Novel House Inn at Zion0.9 mi (1.4 km) from shuttle/finish
Zion Canyon Bed and Breakfast0.6 mi (1.0 km) from shuttle/finish
Zion Lodge4.3 mi (6.9 km) from shuttle/finish
Zion Mountain Ranch18.9 mi (30.4 km) from shuttle/finish
Zion Ponderosa12.8 mi (20.1 km) from shuttle/finish