All funds raised from this run go towards supporting children through primary school in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The Canmore Rocky Mountain Half Marathon, 10k and 5k is also one of North America’s Greenest Races! Some race day features include: a race-day meal respecting the 100 Mile Diet, winners medals made from 100% recycled glass, paper-free registration, and compostable cups made from biodegradable corn!
The half marathon course follows a beautiful route through woodlands, beside mountain streams, and through a historic mine site, with stunning views of mountain scenery. The track is a combination of asphalt and high quality gravel with several short climbs and winding paths.
This beautiful course is appropriate for both beginners and expert runners/walkers. Beginning in the middle of historic Canmore the 10km loop will bring runners through town and out along the Bow River, revealing stunning views of Ha Ling Peak and the Three Sisters. Fast and flat this trail is a mix of asphalt and high quality gravel trail.
Come and enjoy a wonderful day in the Rockies! Appropriate for all running levels. The course is fast, fun and set in the middle of beautiful Canmore.