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Horsetooth Half Marathon

April 14, 2024

Fort Collins, CO

Get ready to trot your way to victory at the Horsetooth Half Marathon in Fort Collins, CO! This hoof-stomping race on April 14, 2024, will have you horsing around as you gallop through scenic landscapes, cross charming bridges, and experience the thrill of the finish line. Giddy up for an unforgettable running adventure!
Get ready to trot your way to victory at the Horsetooth Half Marathon in Fort Collins, CO! This hoof-stomping race on April 14, 2024, will have you horsing around as you gallop through scenic landscapes, cross charming bridges, and experience the thrill of the finish line. Giddy up for an unforgettable running adventure!
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About The Horsetooth Half Marathon

The Horsetooth Half Marathon, celebrating its 51st running, is a race that promises to take you on an unforgettable journey through the stunning landscapes of Fort Collins, CO. Starting at the iconic Hughes Stadium, the former home of the CSU Rams, and finishing at the vibrant New Belgium Brewery for an epic party, this race is an absolute must for all half marathon enthusiasts.

What sets this race apart is not only its picturesque point-to-point course but also the challenging hills of Centennial Drive along the glistening shores of Horsetooth Reservoir. Be prepared to test your strength and endurance as you conquer these formidable inclines. But fear not, as you reach the downhill stretch along the scenic Poudre River recreation trail, you’ll experience an exhilarating rush to the finish line.

Fort Collins, known as the “Choice City,” offers an abundance of attractions for visitors. Home to a thriving craft beer scene, you can explore the local breweries, including the world-renowned New Belgium Brewery, which awaits you at the finish line. The city also boasts numerous outdoor recreational activities, with Horsetooth Reservoir being a popular spot for hiking, boating, and fishing.

In terms of weather, mid-April in Fort Collins is generally mild and pleasant, with temperatures ranging from the 50s to 70s Fahrenheit. You can expect the perfect running conditions to tackle this challenging, yet surprisingly fast course.

So lace up your running shoes, because the Horsetooth Half Marathon promises not only a memorable race but also an unforgettable celebration at the finish line. Embrace the breathtaking views, conquer the hills, and revel in the joy of crossing that finish line at the renowned New Belgium Finish Line Party. Get ready to embark on an adventure that will leave you with a sense of accomplishment and a thirst for more!

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