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September 15, 2023
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About The Bismarck Marathon
The Bismarck Marathon Half Marathon is a great race for those looking to take on their first half marathon and experienced runners alike. The course takes you through the charming city of Bismarck, North Dakota, giving you a chance to really experience all that it has to offer.
The route itself is relatively flat with some mild inclines throughout, making it a great choice for both newcomers and seasoned veterans. You’ll travel past many local landmarks such as the Capitol Building, Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, and the Missouri River before finishing at downtown’s Main Street Square. Along the way you’ll be treated to breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside and get an up-close look at downtown architecture like never before. As far as scenery goes this one can’t be beat!
September in North Dakota usually brings pleasant temperatures ranging from highs in the low 70s F during daytime hours down into cooler 50s F evenings – perfect weather for taking on 13 miles! Crowd support tends to be pretty good with plenty of cheering stations along the way plus lots of friends & family out there offering much-needed encouragement when needed most (especially near mile 10!).
What makes this particular race special? Well, if running 13 miles isn’t enough challenge then perhaps taking part in “Rumble On The Red” will do it – an additional 6 miles added onto your already challenging half marathon route! This option offers some extra mileage but comes with its own rewards including free beer & pizza at post-race party held after everyone crosses finish line. No matter which option you choose though rest assured that completing Bismarck Marathon Half Marathon will leave lasting memory while also providing sense accomplishment knowing that you’ve completed something truly special!