Glen Arbor Solstice Half Marathon & 5K
June 18, 2016
Join us for a scenic half marathon and 5k running race in Glen Arbor, Michigan. The USATF-certified half marathon will take runners around Big Glen Lake in a clockwise loop, starting and finishing near downtown Glen Arbor. Runners ascend Inspiration Point on the south side of Big Glen Lake where they will experience one of the most spectacular views of Leelanau County. The 5k course is flat and fast, and will take runners through tree-lined roads near downtown Glen Arbor.
Schedule of Events
Friday, June 17, 2016
5:00-7:00 pm – Registration and packet pick up – Cherry Republic, 6026 Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI 49636 (map here)
Saturday, June 18, 2016
5:30-7:00 am – Registration and packet pick up – Cherry Republic, 6026 Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI 49636
7:00 am – Half marathon start*
7:10 am – 5k start
8:30 am (approximate) – 5k Awards Ceremony
10:00 am (approximate) – Half Marathon Awards Ceremony
*The half marathon will have a time limit of 4 hours.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our age group awards are typically a custom event pint glass.
Please be aware that all the roads are open to traffic, and in some places the shoulder of the road, where you will be running, is a bit narrow.
We want all participants to be safe and enjoy the race, which is which we ask for those with strollers to start at the back and use extra caution.