Race Update for November 5th Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon and 5k.

November 2 Update:  Online registration has closed, but you can still sign up in person, $100 for the Half and $50 for the 5k.  Every registrant receives a long sleeve shirt, finisher’s medal, and a free beer at the Beer Garden!

  • Friday, November 4th 5:00 – 6:30 pm at the IMAX Theater in Tusayan: west entrance. Address: 450 AZ-64, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023
  • Saturday, November 5th 7:00 am – 8:00 am at the IMAX Theater in Tusayan: west entrance. Address: 450 AZ-64, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023

Click here for the October 27th pre-race update, with race details, schedule, discounts, weather updates and more.

This is the fourth year we’ve produced the event and we’re super-excited about continuing to work with the Town of Tusayan, the merchants from the Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce, and the National Forest and National Park Services to bring runners and walkers to the beautiful Kaibab Plateau and South Rim area.
Here are some of the things that the Town of Tusayan has put together for you:
Race Day Free Beer: Thanks to the Town of Tusayan, the Tusayan Fire Department, and the IMAX folks, each participant will receive a free beer or glass of wine on race day. Bring your number for the free pour from Grand Canyon Brewing, with all others at $5 per cup.
Race Day Crafts Fair: Our friends at the Town of Tusayan are putting together a local artisan craft fair, staged at the finish line on race morning and early afternoon. We’ll send more info once we get additional details.
IMAX Friday Night Pre-Race Pasta Dinner: Marty and the crew at the IMAX Theater in Tusayan are offering a $15 All-You-Can-Eat Special on Friday, November 4th from 5-7pm:
  • Pasta – Penne Marinara
  • Pizza – cheese & pepperoni
  • Green Salad
  • Cookies
Saturday Race Day Fire Department Breakfast: Tusayan Fire Department will host a fundraising breakfast from 7:30 am – 1:00 pm. Price: $8 for adults and $5 for children. What you get:
  • Pancakes
  • Sausage
  • Fruit
  • Biscuits & Gravy
  • Coffee
Local Discounts: please visit the Grand Canyon Chamber and Visitor’s Bureau — they’ve put together a list of discounts on a host of tourism activities here: https://grandcanyoncvb.org/coupons/
Red Feather Lodge: Steps from the start/finish line, the Red Feather Lodge is offering a pricing special for all participants, but you need to call them at (928) 638-2414.

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