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Raving Fans

Beautiful and Well-organized!

Everything about this race was fantastic! From signing up to crossing the finish line, everything was smooth, organized, and well done. I originally signed up for the 2018 Mount Rushmore Half, but a work conflict made that impossible, so the wonderful people at Vacation Races let me defer to this year. (Thank you!!!) The race info emailed out the week before the race included EVERYTHING I needed to know, which was incredibly helpful for planning the trip from CO to SD.As for the course, the first 7-ish miles are really difficult, but the views are stunning and the aid stations are spaced out well. (Also, I was 21 weeks pregnant during this race- thank you for having porta potties at every aid station! πŸ™‚ Much appreciated! haha)The finish in Keystone was great, volunteers were awesome, and the post race snack box was the best (so many gluten free snacks!) I’ve ever gotten. Truly, I loved everything about this race. I mean, even the version of the National Anthem played before the race was amazing. I will definitely be signing up for another Vacation Races event! Can’t recommend enough!!

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Katie Jones

Another AWESOME race experience!

On behalf of the Half Twisted Runners I want to thank Vacation Races for another AWESOME race experience. Time and time again you deliver a high quality and well organized event. Although the cousre change made it a bit more challenging, the views wre much better than last years race. You all should be very proud of this event and I look forward to coming back next year......You guys ROCK!!!!

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Eric Sorenson

Great race at beautiful place...and I love my medal

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Danuta Piatek
Shenandoah Half Marathon Runner

I'll be back at Zion 2020 for my 50th bday!

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Eli N.
Zion Half Marathon Runner

Hardest 50k I've done.

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Justin Pollert
Bryce Canyon Ultras Runner

Love everything about you

Love everything about you guys & need to run more with you in 2018! The locations, medals, support, merchandise - pretty unparalleled. When runners have so many choices, @VacationRaces stands apart.

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LindsayLovesRunning
Vacation Races Runner

Excellent event!

It was an excellent event! Thanks, Trailfest!

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Fawn Viator Hernandez
Trailfest Participant

It was a great race! I would really recommend this one!

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Rebecca Barr
Shenandoah Half Marathon Runner

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