Wear warm clothing on the bus and remember to label your drop bag! You can store
extra clothing or items you will need in Summerhaven, it is safe and secure! There
will be a designated area at the Starting Line and at the Finish Line.
It is usually chilly in the morning and in Summerhaven!
Buses will leave TMC parking lot as they are full, beginning at 3:30 a.m., DO NOT WAIT until the last bus (5:00 a.m.) as we cannot guarantee there will be
space available. Buses from the finish line back to the hospital parking
lot will begin at 9:00a.m. and run
continuously until last runner has left the mountain.
HALF-MARATHON and 10K
Buses will leave TMC parking lot as they are full beginning at 3:30 a.m., DO NOT WAIT until the last bus (4:30
a.m.) as we cannot guarantee there will be space available. It takes approx. 45 minutes for the bus to get
to the start line, BE EARLY! Buses from the finish line back to the hospital
parking lot will begin at 9:00a.m. and run continuously until last runner has
left the mountain.
You may be dropped off at the start of the Full marathon, if drop off car is
heading to the finish line THEY MUST be on the mountain by 4:45 or risk waiting for pilot car to take them up. If you want to be dropped off at the half
start, your driver must be past the Full start by 4:30am,
you will have the option to head back down the mountain only before 5a.m. otherwise you have to continue to
There is no parking on the
race course at all, spectators can use camp ground parking to watch you run by,
but then must wait for a pilot car to proceed up or down the mountain. This is a major safety issue and violators
may be ticketed.
The parking lot is located off of Glenn and Craycroft; Click here for map
RUNNER DROP BAGS
Each runner will be provided with a plastic drop bag (your race goody
bag) at the packet pick-up. Please put all of your belongings in the bag, clearly write
your bib number and last name on the bag and deposit in the appropriate Drop
Bag Area at the start of each race. You
may pick up your bag at the finish line after the race. All bags not picked up
by2 p.m. will be collected by race officials. If you fail to pick up your
bag on race day, contact us (email@example.com)
to make arrangements to pick up your belongings. Items left at the start
and/or finish lines WILL NOT be mailed back to participants.
These items will be donated to a local charity.