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Scranton Half Marathon

March 25, 2023

Scranton, PA

Come join us at the Scranton Half Marathon on 25 March, 2023! Experience the beauty of Scranton and challenge yourself to a 13.1 mile course. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity!
Come join us at the Scranton Half Marathon on 25 March, 2023! Experience the beauty of Scranton and challenge yourself to a 13.1 mile course. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity!
Participants run the half marathon Scranton Half Marathon in Scranton, Pennsylvania in March!
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About The Scranton Half Marathon

The Scranton Half Marathon is a great way to spend a day in the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania. The race takes place on 25 March, 2023 and is sure to be an exciting event for novice and experienced runners alike.

The route winds through some of the most scenic parts of downtown Scranton, taking participants along the Lackawanna River for several miles before crossing over into Nay Aug Park. Along the way you can expect to see beautiful views of rolling hills, lush green forests and plenty of wildlife sightings. There are also several historical sites that make this course enjoyable for all types of runners; from those who like to take their time admiring the scenery to those looking for more competitive times on their 13-mile journey.

March in northeastern Pennsylvania typically has mild temperatures with lows around 40 degrees Fahrenheit and highs around 60 degrees Fahrenheit during race day itself—perfect running weather! Depending on how far you plan on pushing yourself during your half marathon experience, it may not be too hot or cold while running which helps ensure everyone’s safety and enjoyment throughout the duration of the event.

As far as viewing parties go, there are always plenty of spectators cheering racers along when they finish at Nay Aug Park; many family members come out just to cheer on their favorite runner! Additionally there will be booths set up where local businesses have free goodies such as food samples or promotional items available for participants after they cross the finish line – so don’t forget your reusable bag! Furthermore, if you’re looking for that extra-special something then look no further than special awards given out each year at this race including medals recognizing overall winners plus age group category finishers!

Whether it’s your first time participating in a half marathon or your tenth time returning back again—the Scranton Half Marathon promises fun filled memories that will last long after race day ends. With its picturesque views alongside welcoming crowds–it won’t disappoint!