Basalt Half-Marathon set for Aug. 20 | AspenTimes.com

Basalt Half-Marathon set for Aug. 20

Staff report

The annual Basalt Half-Marathon is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 20.

The race is an annual fundraiser for the Basalt High School cross country program. It’s also part of the Downhill Half-Marathon Race Series.

The popular Basalt Half-Marathon starts near Ruedi Dam and follows the Frying Pan Road down to Basalt and the finish of the 13.1-miler.

Online registration is available at active.com.

The race is one of the oldest continuous footraces in the region.

Longtime valley runner Ron Lund is the race director.

More information on the race is available at basalthalfmarathon.com.


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