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Haunted Half Marathon- Emigration Canyon
October 21, 2023
Salt Lake City, UT
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About The Haunted Half Marathon- Emigration Canyon
The Haunted Half Marathon- Emigration Canyon in Salt Lake City, Utah on 21 October 2023 is a 13.1 mile race that takes runners along one of the most scenic routes in Utah. The course begins at the mouth of Emigration Canyon and passes through Red Butte Gardens and This Is The Place Heritage Park before finishing at Memory Grove Park near downtown Salt Lake City.
The route is mostly flat but there are some small rolling hills which can add to the challenge for experienced marathoners. As you run, you’ll be surrounded by spectacular views of the Wasatch Mountains to your left, and incredible panoramic vistas of the city skyline to your right. It’s truly beautiful!
October weather in Salt Lake City can be unpredictable – it could be sunny or raining – so come prepared with layers just in case! Temperatures range from 45-60°F during this time making it an ideal temperature for running without having to worry about heat exhaustion or dehydration.
The half marathon usually draws a crowd of around 3000 participants from all over who come together each year for this festive occasion – many dressed up as their favorite characters for Halloween! There’s also plenty of support throughout the course as spectators cheer on their friends and family members participating in the race; plus there are live bands located along different parts of route adding energy to keep everyone motivated until they reach that finish line feeling victorious!
Overall, if you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween while challenging yourself physically then look no further than this spooky themed Haunted Half Marathon-Emigration Canyon Race here in Salt Lake City, Utah on 21 October 2023 !