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July 29, 2023
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About The Heber Half
The Heber Half Marathon, held annually in the small mountain town of Heber, Utah on July 29th is a race not to be missed. The route itself is full of breathtaking scenery from start to finish and takes runners through some of the most beautiful landscapes that Utah has to offer. As you begin your journey at Soldier Hollow Golf Course, you will run along trails with lush forests and meadows that open up into rolling hillsides where wildflowers bloom in abundance. You’ll even get a glimpse of Mount Timpanogos as it rises majestically into the horizon.
The weather for this time of year tends to be warm but bearable thanks to cool breezes coming off nearby Jordanelle Reservoir and Provo River which frame the course. Additionally, there are plenty of water stations placed throughout so you can stay hydrated!
When it comes to support from spectators, there’s no shortage here either! Locals line up all along the route cheering on runners as they make their way towards their goals; plus many also come out offering free snacks like fresh-baked cookies or oranges so that everyone can have an extra boost when needed.
It’s worth noting that what really sets this race apart is its unique “medal exchange” policy: upon completion each runner receives two medals—one for themselves and one for whoever supported them (whether friends/family or a complete stranger) during their training process leading up to race day! It’s just another way of showing appreciation for those who help make these challenges possible every single year!
Overall, if you’re looking for an enjoyable half marathon experience with stunning views then look no further than Heber Half Marathon – it truly offers something special each time around! With its picturesque backdrops and encouraging crowds, this event will surely create lasting memories long after crossing that finish line.