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Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon

May 11, 2024

Bellevue, ID

Get ready to unleash your inner mountain dog at the Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon in Bellevue ID on May 11, 2024! This pawsome event will have you wagging your tail with excitement as you tackle the scenic course. Time to put those paws to the pavement and chase your fur-ocious goals!
Get ready to unleash your inner mountain dog at the Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon in Bellevue ID on May 11, 2024! This pawsome event will have you wagging your tail with excitement as you tackle the scenic course. Time to put those paws to the pavement and chase your fur-ocious goals!
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About The Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon

The Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon, set to take place on 11th May 2024 in Bellevue, ID, offers a unique and exciting racing experience for half marathon enthusiasts. Nestled in the picturesque Wood River Valley of central Idaho, the race takes place at the magnificent Rinker Rock Creek Ranch. Enveloped by sprawling meadows and the rugged beauty of the Smoky Mountains in Blaine County, this stunning location provides a breathtaking backdrop for the event.

Runners will be thrilled to know that the entire race will be conducted on dirt trails, avoiding the monotonous pavement and allowing participants to connect with nature and embrace unparalleled views. As you navigate the challenging, yet rewarding, course with rolling hills, you’ll have the opportunity to spot the diverse wildlife that calls the ranch home, including sage grouse, moose, elk, deer, and antelope.

Bellevue, the host city, is known for its charming atmosphere and friendly community. With a rich history and vibrant arts scene, there will be plenty to explore and discover during your visit. Plan an extra day or two to immerse yourself in the local charm and hospitality.

In May, Bellevue experiences mild and pleasant weather, perfect for running. With temperatures averaging around 60F (15C), you can expect comfortable conditions throughout the race. The crisp mountain air and invigorating surroundings will further enhance your running experience.

Join us at the Unega Mountain Dog Marathon and Half Marathon for an unforgettable adventure. Get ready to challenge yourself on the rugged terrain, embrace the beauty of the Idaho wilderness, and create lasting memories. Remember, the only pavement you’ll encounter is the one you leave behind as you cross the finish line! Let’s bark up the right tree and make this marathon a howling success!

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