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Vacation Races

National Park half marathons, ultra marathons,
trail running festivals, and trail running adventures.

The world is amazingly beautiful.
discover its hidden corners.

We host meticulously organized half marathons, ultra marathons, & trail running festivals at the world's most breathtaking destinations.

Come. Not to achieve your personal best time,
but to have the best time of your life.

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Raving Fans

Another great run!

Thank you for another great run!

Jamie Biehahn-Crissman
Yosemite Half Marathon Runner

I want to do all of them

Yes!! I just want to road trip around the US and do all of them. It'll take almost a year, but think of all of the food and fun!!

Rachel Ann Nelms
Vacation Races Runner

One of my favorite races!!!

I did the Inaugural Half (Oct 10, 2015) and it was one of my favorite races!!!

Denise Marie
Yosemite Half Marathon Runner

I love Vacation Races

Yes!!! I'm going [to Yosemite] in 2018 and I am super excited, but first Grand Canyon Half Marathon, Lake Powell Half marathon, Zion Half marathon... :) I love Vacation Races races...can you tell? ;)

Danuta Piatek

I would love to do this race again

Danuta Piatek
Lake Powell Half Marathon Runner

This was an awesome race and the area is beautiful. Highly recommend.

Jared Macarin
Mt. Rushmore Half Marathon runner

Great race... few more hills than I expected, but after the "shower" around 6am everything else was awesome. Thanks!

Danuta Piatek
Shenandoah Half Marathon Runner

Trailfest really spoiled us

A huge THANK YOU to all of the volunteers, crew, and organizers! Trailfest, you really spoiled us runners. Thanks for the amazing experience!

Donna Grimm
Trailfest Participant

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