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Backside Trail Marathon

April 30, 2023

Louisville, KY

Join us for the Backside Trail Marathon in Louisville, Kentucky on 30 April 2023! Experience the thrill of the 13.1-mile course winding through the city's beautiful backcountry trails. Don't miss out on your chance to run one of the most scenic marathons in the region!
Join us for the Backside Trail Marathon in Louisville, Kentucky on 30 April 2023! Experience the thrill of the 13.1-mile course winding through the city's beautiful backcountry trails. Don't miss out on your chance to run one of the most scenic marathons in the region!
Participants run the half marathon Backside Trail Marathon in Louisville, Kentucky in April!
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About The Backside Trail Marathon

The Backside Trail Marathon in Louisville, Kentucky on April 30th 2023 is a great way to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors while challenging yourself with a half marathon race. The route takes you through some of the most beautiful parts of Louisville, including Churchill Downs and Iroquois Park. You’ll pass by some iconic landmarks such as The Big Four Bridge and Waterfront Park, all while running alongside gorgeous river views and lush green scenery.

The typical weather for this time of year can vary from mild to cool temperatures with occasional precipitation. However, runners should still be prepared for any kind of weather conditions since it is April after all! On sunny days, there are plenty of shady spots along the course that will provide much needed relief from the heat during your run.

Runners can also look forward to an enthusiastic crowd cheering them on throughout their journey which adds another layer of motivation when times get tough during those last few miles! Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just starting out in your running journey – everyone will feel welcomed at this event!

Another unique aspect about this particular half marathon is its charitable cause; proceeds from each registration go directly towards benefiting local charities such as Dare To Care Food Bank and Girls On The Run Of Kentuckiana – providing meals and inspiring young girls through fitness programs respectively. This makes it even more special than other races because you know that every step taken will not only improve your own health but also make an impact on someone else’s life as well!

Overall, if you’re looking for a fun challenge in a picturesque setting – then look no further than Backside Trail Marathon in Louisville Kentucky on April 30th 2023! From its scenic views to its inspiring mission – it truly has everything one could want from an amazing race experience.