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Heart of the Ozarks Half Marathon
February 17, 2024
West Plains, MO
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About The Heart of the Ozarks Half Marathon
The Heart of the Ozarks Half Marathon, taking place on the 17th of February 2024 in West Plains, MO, is an exhilarating race that will leave every runner with an unforgettable experience. Renowned for its breathtaking scenic beauty, this race promises a perfect blend of challenging terrain and rejuvenating surroundings.
As a passionate half marathon runner, you’ll relish the opportunity to conquer the picturesque course that winds its way through the heart of the stunning Ozark Mountains. With its charming small-town atmosphere and enthusiastic community support, West Plains provides the ideal backdrop for this unforgettable event. As you pass through tree-lined streets, rolling hills, and serene countryside, you’ll be amazed by the natural beauty surrounding you at every turn.
West Plains itself offers plenty of attractions for runners. From exploring the Mark Twain National Forest to discovering the fascinating local history at the Harlin Museum, there is something for everyone. Fun fact: West Plains is known as the “Gateway to the Ozarks,” opening the door to a world of adventure and wonder.
In terms of weather, the month of February usually brings cool and crisp conditions to West Plains, with average temperatures ranging from 35-55°F (1-13°C). These moderate temperatures provide runners with an ideal climate to push their limits and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Ozarks.
So lace up your running shoes, fill your heart with the anticipation of conquering the Heart of the Ozarks Half Marathon, and prepare for an unforgettable journey through picturesque landscapes. What better way to experience Missouri’s natural beauty and create lasting memories than by conquering this remarkable race? Embrace the challenge, enjoy the journey, and let the Heart of the Ozarks steal yours along the way!