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Great Smoky Mtns. Half Marathon

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Course Details

​This is a 13.1 mi course in Townsend, TN, United States. The route has a total ascent of 727.48 ft and has a maximum elevation of 1,156.23 ft.

This will be an "open course" meaning there will be cars on the road as well as runners. There are sections on main roads where traffic may be heavy. These spots on the course could get a little crowded.​

The course will be well marked but it is your responsibility to stay to the right when running with traffic and be courteous and mindful of cars and other runners. DO NOT step off the course into traffic, you will be disqualified. We want you to stay safe. Be courteous.​

Course Map

Elevation

Start & FInish Times

The race starts at 7:00am sharp! Our cutoff for this race is 11:00am giving racers 4 hours. The course is only slightly uphill so there should be plenty of time for walkers.