START / FINISH : BOTH AT HERITAGE POND, DUBUQUE, IAREGISTER NOW
+ COURSE DESCRIPTION
EXPLORE THE HERITAGE TRAIL, THE UPPER MIDWEST'S MOST SCENIC ALL-SEASON TRAIL.
You'll be sure to PR this fast, gently sloping course. Follow an out-and-back route of a once bustling railroad into a 450 foot deep valley past old mining and mill towns while discovering the rugged beauty that welcomes thousands of bicyclists and hikers each year. The mountain trail in prairie country is set in the deep, rugged woodlands with a gently sloping grade making travel easy and enjoyable. You'll view the numerous river outlooks, sheer limestone bluffs, interpretive sites, and railroad artifacts along this beautiful, crushed-limestone trail that will surely be easy on your knees and joints!
COURSE QUICK STATS
BACK COURSE Type
+ HALF MARATHON PRICING
REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE!
BEFORE JAN. 4, 2019 $55
BEFORE MAY 1, 2019 $65
BEFORE JUNE 28, 2019 $75
ON RACE DAY $85
Water, Sports drinks and a variety of fueling options will be available along the route.
Water is not available at every mile; however, coolers of water bottles will be located at all of the non-transition area crossroads and support staff will be driving carts on the trail with plenty of hydration supplies throughout the course.
SEE OUR COURSE MAP FOR ALL FUELING DESTINATIONS!
+ HALF MARATHON AWARDS
TOP MALE & FEMALE HALF MARATHON:
$300 1ST PLACE
$150 2ND PLACE
$75 3RD PLACE
The top male and female individual marathoners will be recognized in each of the following age groups:
- 19 and Under