Half Marathon and Competitive Walking

Saturday, November 7, 2020
8:30 am

Fun Run Walk n' Roll 


Saturday, November 7, 2020


Saturday, November 7, 2020
9:00 am

The Snow Canyon Half Marathon has been named one of the "Big 5: Utah's Best Destination Races" by the 2018 Outdoor Sports Guide and as one of North America's Best Half Marathons by Runner's World Magazine. 


This Half Marathon is a beautiful route through the scenic landscape of Snow Canyon State Park. The course is USATF certified primarily downhill, super fast and challenging! It is one of the most breathtaking courses St. George has to offer! 5K runners will start at Snow Canyon High School and run on the surrounding trails that finish on the High School track. Fun Run Walk n' Roll events will take place on the track and the surrounding areas of the High School.

Fun Run Walk n' Roll: 1 Mile, 1/2 Mile, 200 Meter Dash

Please be aware that the road through Snow Canyon State Park will be closed from 8:00 am to 11:00 am due to the race. No cars will be allowed in or out of the park until the road reopens. 

Aid Station Information:

Aid stations will be located at approximately miles 4, 7.6, 9, 10.7, 12, and one will be at the turnaround for the 5K. Water and Gatorade will be available at each aid station and Gu will be available at aid stations 7.7, and 10.7.

Bus Information:

Buses will leave from Snow Canyon High School between 6:00 am and 7:00 am to take you to the start line by Diamond Valley. You must ride the buses to the Start Line. Please remember that not all runners will fit inside the last bus!

Awards and Medals:

Awards will be 3 deep in each 5-year age category for Men and Women. All finishers will receive a finisher medallion!

Time Limits:

Please be aware that all athletes must finish the race in 3 hours and 30 minutes- roughly a 16-minute mile. Athletes who have not finished by this time will be allowed to stay on the course but will not have course support, the clock will be stopped and taken down, and those over 3.5 hours will receive and DNF (did not finish) in the official results. 

Competitive Walking Division:

For more information on race walking and power walking, please click here or here. Races walkers and power walkers are welcome to compete in the 5K, but we are only offering a special walking division (with awards) for the half marathon. We will have staff on the course to make sure our competitive walkers and actually walking and not running, so follow the honor system and stay walking or you will be caught! Please note that there will be a 3.5-hour time limit for all division's including this division (in correlation with the 3.5-hour time limit for the half marathon), so we recommend that casual walkers not sign up for this division. 


American Flyers Race Pacers is proud to help pace the following times at Snow Canyon Half Marathon: 1:30, 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:25 and 2:30. Come see the pacing booth at packet pickup and get a pace band even if you don't think you'll be by a pacer. For questions about pacers or pacing for future events with us look for us on Facebook under 'American Flyers Race Pacers' or email us at runwithwalter@gmail.com


Packet Pickup:
  • Date: Friday November 1, 2019
  • Time: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Location: Dixie Convention Center (1835 S Convention Center Dr, St. George, UT 84790)
  • Information: Expo and packet pickup will be held on Friday, November 1st from 2 PM - 8 PM at the Dixie Convention Center. If you are unable to pickup your packet at the Expo there will be a brief packet pickup Saturday morning from 6:30-7:30 AM. 

Pricing Information

1/2 Marathon at 8:30 AM 

  • $60.00 registration (through 10/25 at 11:59 PM US/Mountain)     
  • $70.00 late registration (10/26 at 12:00 AM US/Mountain through 11/1 at 12:00 PM US/Mountain) 

Race Walking/Power Walking - 13.1 miles at 8:30 AM

  • $60.00 registration (through 10/26 at 11:59 PM US/Mountain)     
  • $70.00 late registration (10/26 at 12:00 AM US/Mountain through 11/1 at 12:00 PM US/Mountain) 

5K at 9:00 AM 

  • $30.00 registration (through 10/25 at 11:59 PM US/Mountain)   
  • $40.00 late registration (10/26 at 12:00 AM US/Mountain through 11/1 at 12:00 PM US/Mountain) 

Fun Run Walk n' Roll at 11:00 AM 

Choose between 200 Meter, 1/2-Mile, and 1-Mile on Step 2 of the registration process. 

  • $10.00 registration (through 10/25 at 11:59 PM US/Mountain)   
  • $20.00 late registration (10/26 at 12:00 AM US/Mountain through 11/1 at 12:00 PM US/Mountain) 


Pre-registration is accepted until Friday, October 25th at 11:59 pm. Late registration is accepted until Friday, November 1st until 12:00 pm with a $10 late fee.

Registration will be available at the Expo (the day before the event) and the morning of the event for an additional fee of $25 with no t-shirt available!  (That means it will cost you $95 to register and you won't get a shirt, so make sure you don't miss the registration deadline!) 


Open Tuesday, April 2, 2019 12:00 AM to Friday, November 1, 2019 12:00 PM


Frequently Asked Questions

Click on the Question to see the Answer.

Yes, to a certain point. Course will close for at 3:30 for a 16:00 minute per mile pace.
You MUST ride the bus to the start line. Buses leave between 6:00 and 7:00 am from Snow Canyon High School.
Yes, but please be respectful and courteous of the other runners around you by starting near the back of the race. Strollers MUST be fold-able to fit on the bus.
Clothing retrieval will be available at the starting line and each of the aid stations. All clothing will be brought back to the finish line for pick up.
They are discouraged because the course is open at parts but they are allowed. Please BE CAREFUL!!
No. Dogs are not permitted on any of our courses. If you bring your dog with the intention of having it run with you, you will be asked to leave. It's not that we aren't dog people but even the friendliest of dogs still bite and we want to ensure the safety of all of our runners and spectators. For that reason, we will also ask anyone with a dog in the finish area to leave as well. 
Not necessarily. We can not give you a shirt at packet pickup as those go to who pre-registered. Check with us after the event to see if we have extra shirts. In the case we do, you can get one. They will be given out at a first come, first serve basis. 
No. Discounts will not be accepted to register at packet pickup or the day of the event. In order to receive a discount, they must be used before online registration closes. 



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