Special Event Permit Detail

Application Information

ID: 6099   Event: Long View Marathon
Application Date: 02/23/2023    Event Date: 10/14/2023
Organization: Sweatheart City Racing   Phone:
Contact 1 Name: Shane McWatters
Address: PO Box 374
Loveland CO 80539
Email: Send email
Contact 2 Name: Nick
Address: 5001 Overhill Drive
Fort Collins CO 80526
Email: Send email

Event Information

Permit Type(s): County Road
Website: https://www.longviewmarathon.com/
Marathon will start at Edora Park in Fort Collins. Route will use bike path from Edora Park (Spring Creek Trail & Fossil Creek Trail) to Fossil Creek Park with a short (.75 mile) road section through the Clarendon Hills neighborhood (Hilldale, Apple, Paradise, Fossil Creek Dr). From Edora Park, route will follow the Front Range Trail to Boyd Lake and the Loveland Rec Trail to the finish at Fairgrounds Park.

The half marathon will follow the same route as the marathon from Fossil Creek Path to the finish at Fairgrounds.

Marathon & Half Marathon running from Fort Collins to Loveland. Full marathon starts at Edora Park and the half marathon at Fossil Creek Park.

Half marathon and marathon courses share the same route through the County, using the Front Range Trail from Trilby to Boyd Lake State Park, and heading south through Boyd Lake to Denver for a short stretch before picking up Loveland Rec Path to the finish at Fairgrounds Park. Post race activities at Fairgrounds.

Race will provide buses back to the start.

Traffic control will be provided by a local traffic control company (AWP). Final traffic control plans will be uploaded once a meeting has taken place with City of Fort Collins, County & Loveland Police/Traffic. Please see attached for plans approved for last year's race. We do not anticipate any changes.

Sanitation will be provided by Republic.

Estimated Participants: 500   Estimated Spectators: 50

Food / Alcohol:
  Food is NOT being Served.
 Alcohol is NOT being Served

   Sat. 10/14/2023: 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM


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