Start/Finish near Chamber of Commerce in Mesquite, NV. The 5K is flat and fast on pavement. The Half-Marathon is scenic and very challenging, mixing flat, fast pavement in-town with rolling pavement, dirt and gravel south of the Virgin River.
Gold Butte Days is a celebration of the heritage and natural wonder of the Gold Butte area, which covers approximately 360,000 acres south of Mesquite, NV including most of the area bounded on the north and west by the Virgin River, on the south by the Colorado River and on the east by the state of Arizona.- Participants receive a male or female tech t-shirt (if registered by Sept 30th) Unless ?No Shirt? selected- Finishers of each race receive Gold Butte Days medals- Half-Marathon Awards: 1st Place Male & Female + 1st Place in 5-year age-groups - 5K Awards: Top 3 M/FRunner AidNo cups on course ? Please carry at least 20 oz of fluids and drink responsiblyNo aid stations for 5K Half-Marathon aid stations at 2, 3.5, 5.5, 7, 9, 10.5 milesPacket Pick-up / Late Registration: Adjacent to start/finish Friday 3-5PM and Sat 6:30-8AM. Directions to StartI-15 to Exit 122, South on Sandhill Blvd, West on Mesquite Blvd, Park as directed.Half-Marathon Map: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=54263745K Map: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5426384Presented by:Friends of Gold Butte Mesquite Chamber of CommerceVirgin Valley Arts AssociationThe City of MesquiteMesquitos on the Run