Cedar Creek Marathon / Half / 10K / 5K

Mark your calendar for Sept 21, 2024!

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The Full Marathon, Boston Qualifier, run begins at Big Creek Campground and finishes at Glacier Bank in Columbia Falls, Montana.  The Marathon borders Glacier National Park, Flathead river, and Cedar Creek with incredible views as you run.  The course is a mix of gravel and pavement to ease the knees with some rolling hills to keep your legs awake and rocking the entire route. The Marathon course will guarantee to make you fall in love with northwest Montana and all its beauty as you race to cross the finish line in quaint Columbia Falls, Montana.

The Half Marathon course comes in halfway through the Marathon Route and continues through the beautiful views and fall colors along a 100% paved course finishing in Columbia Falls, Montana.

DATE: September 21, 2024
TIME: Start 7:00 a.m. 
BUS DEPARTURE TIMES: From Columbia Falls High School Parking Lot (610 13th St. W Columbia Falls, MT 59912)
  - Full Marathon: 5:30 am Sharp
  - Half Marathon: 6:00 am Sharp


The 10K route begins on the trails just outside Columbia Falls.  Enjoy a beautiful run with a mix of trail and pavement. The course will make its way onto the North Fork road and finish at Glacier Bank.
The 5K begins just outside the amazing City of Columbia Falls on Aluminum Drive and heads towards Columbia Falls along the North Fork Road.  The course is a beautiful, fast run with a finish at Glacier Bank.  

DATE: September 21, 2024
TIME: Start 10:00 a.m. 
Bus Departure Time: Columbia Falls High School Parking Lot
10K 9:15 am Sharp
 5K 9:30 am Sharp

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Volunteer Information

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  Race Deferral
  • Things happen we understand and we want to help runners succeed.  Deferral is an option until 30 days prior to race day.  Please email krufena[email protected] to ask about deferral fees and details.  
  • You are welcome to change the distance of the race you are registered for until the day before race day.  Please understand if you are increasing your race distance there is a fee associated to make up the difference in race price.

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