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Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half & 10K

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Behold panoramic views across to San Francisco bay in this Half Marathon trail run. Great for athletes looking to mix up their usual road run, the course is a mixture of single track hiking trails and wide fire lanes. Come for the stunning views of the Golden Gate Bridge.

How to enter the Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half & 10K

  1. Half Marathon

    Run 13.1mi
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  2. 10K

    Run 10km
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  3. Marathon

    Run 26.2mi
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Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half & 10K routes

This off-road trail run offers stunning views of San Francisco Bay, with the green hills of the Marin Headlands to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the West.

Kicking-off at the iconic parade ground at Ft. Barry in Rodeo Valley, runners will make their way along a mixture of tracks and fire lanes though the headlands. Be prepared for a challenging route, made well worth it for the worldly views.

Those running in the marathon will complete the half marathon route twice.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Aid stations
  • Course marshalled
  • Finisher's medal (Full marathoners)
  • Post-race food and drink
  • Top 3 male and female prizes
Raceday Logistics


Athletes check-in

0750: Pre-race announcements

0800: Race starts

Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the race begins.


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Frequently Asked Questions

What if I didn't receive my bib in the mail?
Bib's can be picked up between 0700 - 0745 from the start/finish area in the Parade Ground.
Is there a course cut-off?
There is a course cut-off time of 6 hours, which equates to 13:45min/mile for the marathon, 27:30min/mile for the half, and 56:15min/mile for the 10K.
Are refunds allowed?
Unfortunately, all registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.
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Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half & 10K weather forecast

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

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