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Strawberry Jam Half Marathon

May 20, 2023

Bryson City, NC

The Strawberry Jam Half Marathon is coming to Bryson City on 20 May, 2023! Join us for a scenic race through the majestic North Carolina mountains and enjoy the post-race celebration with local strawberry jam. Don't miss it!
The Strawberry Jam Half Marathon is coming to Bryson City on 20 May, 2023! Join us for a scenic race through the majestic North Carolina mountains and enjoy the post-race celebration with local strawberry jam. Don't miss it!
Participants run the half marathon Strawberry Jam Half Marathon in Bryson City, North Carolina in May!
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About The Strawberry Jam Half Marathon

The Strawberry Jam Half Marathon in Bryson City, North Carolina on 20 May, 2023 is a race that will provide participants with an unforgettable experience. The route of the race winds through the stunningly beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park and offers views of lush forests and mountain peaks. Along the way runners will also pass through charming small towns like Cherokee where they can take in some local culture.

Because this race takes place during late spring, weather conditions tend to be quite mild with temperatures hovering around 60-70 degrees Fahrenheit. This makes for comfortable running conditions even for those who aren’t used to racing long distances in hot climates.

The crowds at the Strawberry Jam Half Marathon are always enthusiastic and supportive of all participants regardless of their speed or level of fitness. There’s usually a large number of spectators along much of the route which helps keep everyone motivated throughout their run! Additionally, there are plenty of vendors near the finish line offering a variety foods and drinks so you can refuel after your race.

What really sets this half marathon apart from other races is its unique post-race celebration known as “Strawberry Jam”. Many locals come out to enjoy live music, food trucks, beer gardens and more while runners bask in their success after finishing 13 miles! It’s definitely an event worth experiencing first hand if you’re looking for something fun to do on Memorial Day weekend (or any other time).

In conclusion, anyone looking for an enjoyable half marathon should definitely consider signing up for Strawberry Jam Half Marathon in Bryson City on 20 May 2023 – it truly has something special that sets it apart from other events!