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American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek

September 23, 2023

Cable, WI

The American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek is an unrivaled half marathon experience. Join us on September 23, 2023 in Cable, Wisconsin for an unforgettable race through the breathtaking Northwoods.
The American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek is an unrivaled half marathon experience. Join us on September 23, 2023 in Cable, Wisconsin for an unforgettable race through the breathtaking Northwoods.
Participants run the half marathon American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek in Cable, Wisconsin in September!
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About The American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek

The American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek in Cable, Wisconsin is a one-of-a-kind half marathon experience. Held annually on the last Saturday of September, this race takes runners through some of the most breathtaking scenery in all of North America.

The route starts at Telemark Resort and winds around Lake Namakagon before heading into the beautiful forests of Chequamegon National Forest for an out and back run that culminates with a finish line celebration back at Telemark Resort. The course features rolling hills and plenty of challenging terrain that will test even experienced runners.

Weather wise, September is typically pleasant in Wisconsin, with temperatures ranging from 40 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit during race day – perfect running conditions! Additionally, there are usually plenty of spectators lining up along the course cheering on participants as they make their way towards the finish line. This makes it feel like a true community event!

One special aspect about this half marathon is its rich history dating back to 1973 when it first began as an endurance ski race between two Norwegian settlements (Birkie being one). Today’s event still pays homage to its origins by offering both running and skiing options for participants so you can choose whichever best suits your interests or athletic abilities.

In conclusion, if you’re looking for an unforgettable half marathon experience filled with stunning views and challenging terrain then look no further than American Birkebeiner Trail Run & Trek held every year in Cable, Wisconsin.