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Bears Ears Marathon and Half

November 2, 2024

Blanding, UT

Get ready to bear all at the Bears Ears Marathon and Half on November 2nd, 2024, in Blanding, UT! This wild race will have you roaring with excitement as you explore the stunning scenery of Bears Ears National Monument. So, unleash your inner beast and join us for a paw-some adventure through the great outdoors!
Get ready to bear all at the Bears Ears Marathon and Half on November 2nd, 2024, in Blanding, UT! This wild race will have you roaring with excitement as you explore the stunning scenery of Bears Ears National Monument. So, unleash your inner beast and join us for a paw-some adventure through the great outdoors!
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About The Bears Ears Marathon and Half

Calling all avid runners! Get ready to face the ultimate challenge at the Bears Ears Marathon and Half, taking place on the 2nd of November 2024 in the breathtaking city of Blanding, UT. This half marathon race promises to be an extraordinary and unforgettable experience for all participants.

Set against the backdrop of the magnificent Bears Ears National Monument, this race is a celebration of the stunning natural beauty that surrounds Blanding. Runners will weave their way through awe-inspiring red rock canyons, with the vibrant fall foliage creating a picturesque scene at every turn. As you conquer each mile, you will be rewarded with panoramic vistas of rugged cliffs, tranquil valleys, and the serene San Juan River.

Known for its rich cultural heritage, Blanding offers a unique experience for runners. After the race, explore the city’s outstanding archaeological sites, including the iconic Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum and the fascinating ruins of ancient Native American dwellings. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local art scene, with numerous galleries showcasing the talent of the region’s artists.

The weather in Blanding during early November is an ideal balance between mild and crisp, making it perfect for a half marathon. Participants can expect comfortable temperatures ranging from 40-60°F (4-15°C), providing a pleasant environment to push your limits.

So lace up your running shoes, gather your fellow enthusiasts, and prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey at the Bears Ears Marathon and Half. Unleash your inner adventurer, challenge your limits, and embrace the beauty of this extraordinary race. Remember, as you cross the finish line, you’ll be rewarded not only with a sense of accomplishment but also with memories and stories that will last a lifetime. This race is not just about running—it’s about embracing the thrill of the journey and becoming a part of something truly magical. See you at the starting line!

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