Start/Finish near City Hall in downtown Mesquite, NV. The Half-Marathon is scenic and 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.Entrants Receive Gold Butte Days T-Shirt(Guaranteed If Registered by Sept 15th)Half-Marathon & 5K FinishersReceive Special Edition Gold Butte Days Medallions 1st Place Male/Female in Half-Marathon and 5KReceive Awards Created by Local ArtistsNo Cups on CourseEvent is cup-free. We encourage each participant to carry at least 20 oz of fluids. No Aid Stations for the 5K. Half-Marathon Aid Stations at 2, 3.5, 5.5, 7, 9, 10.5 miles. Please drink responsibly. 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 Mesquite