Special Event Permit Detail
Application InformationID: 5640 Event: Rocky Mountain Half Marathon
Application Date: 08/02/2019 Event Date: 08/01/2020
Event InformationPermit Type(s): County Road
Dry Gulch about 3 miles. Devils Gulch for another 3 miles. MacGregor Ave for about 1 mile.
This is a half marathon (13.1 miles) running event. This is our 7th year hosting this event. We will begin the Race on the Lake Estes Trail around Community Drive and N St. Vrain Ave. We will be running counter clockwise around the lake along the lake paved trail. When we come to Mall Rd we will take a left and run on Mall Rd until almost 1 mile where we will turn left back onto the lake trail. At about mile 1.5 we'll cross Big Thompson Ave through the new tunnel there.
We will take a left onto Dry Gulch. We will run on Dry Gulch for approximately 3 miles. This will be a steady uphill grade. At the end of Dry Gulch we will make a left onto Devil's Gulch. Devil's Gulch will have some rolling hills for the next few miles, but it will mostly be downhill. Just before after mile 8 we will take a left onto MacGregor Ave. This will be a nice flat section of the course. We will then take a left Wonderview Ave. We will run against traffic to SW Steamer Pky where we will take a left and then and immediate right onto Steamer Pky. We will run with traffic on Steamer Pky to Steamer Dr, where will will take another right. We will then run down Steamer Dr to Big Thompson Ave. We will run along Big Thompson until we get back to the tunnel, where we will cross Big Thompson again. We'll then jump back on the Lake Estes Trail and finish running counter clockwise around the lake to the finish line which will be at the same place that we started.
For further details concerning parking, course info, medical/communications/other operation plans please see attached operation plan.
Estimated Participants: 1800 Estimated Spectators: 1500
Food / Alcohol:
Food is NOT being Served.
Alcohol is NOT being Served
Sat. 08/01/2020: 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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