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Geyser Growl Half Marathon
October 21, 2023
Black Mountain, NC
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About The Geyser Growl Half Marathon
The Geyser Growl Half Marathon in Black Mountain, North Carolina on October 21st, 2023 is sure to be an unforgettable race experience.
The route of the race is beautiful, taking runners along a course that winds through the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains. The first half of the marathon takes runners through rolling hills and lush forests, boasting breathtaking views of fall foliage and mountain peaks in the distance. In between miles 7 and 8, runners will traverse a series of challenging switchbacks before descending into downtown Black Mountain for a triumphant finish line celebration.
October weather in Black Mountain tends to be mild but unpredictable; temperatures range from 40-60 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the day with occasional rain showers. Nevertheless, it’s still pleasant enough for running outside! Be sure to dress accordingly with layers you can shed as you warm up during your run!
You won’t have to worry about having enough support during this race – crowds are usually large and enthusiastic all along the course cheering on racers every step of their way. As if that wasn’t enough motivation – there are also several aid stations located around mile markers 4 & 6 stocked with water and snack bars so you can keep your energy levels high throughout your run! What’s more – one lucky runner at each station will receive special prizes provided by sponsors while supplies last so make sure you get there early!
All in all – The Geyser Growl Half Marathon is an amazing event full of natural beauty & excitement that should not be missed! Whether you’re looking for a challenge or just want to take part in something truly unique – this half marathon has it all (and then some). So why wait? Sign up today for what promises to be an unforgettable experience come October 21st 2023!