Emerald Bay Half Marathon
morning downhill run you will never forget!
2015, 7 am start at Emerald Bay
Dec 1, 2014
Going down the Snake
The Half Marathon is sponsored in
part by the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel & Riva
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel is offering special
rates to runners. Use promo code
Bay Half Marathon
It starts at the top of
Emerald Bay on Sunday
This spectacular start area can be viewed in the
movie "City of Angels" where Meg Ryan bikes down the narrow spine of the ridge
over looking Emerald Bay, Cascade Lake, and Tahoe itself.
Rent the film and see
it in the last 15 minutes of the film.
may be the most beautiful run you ever do.
The first 3 miles are all down
hill or flat and beautiful, on the road or bike path running over Taylor
Creek and through Historical Valhalla and Camp Richardson.
The final 6 miles are flat and
end at Lakeside Beach
Your custom Emerald Bay Half
Marathon finishers medal will be awarded there.
- Pick up your race number Saturday at the Lake Tahoe Resort
Shuttle Bus leaves from South Tahoe Transportation Center next to Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
to the Emerald Bay start line
- No need for post
race shuttle bus because you finish 5 or so blocks from the Lake Tahoe
- Park your car in
any casino parking lot. Parking is free there.
Map of the Emerald Bay
Half Marathon (use your scroll bars when you get there)
The 3-Day Trifecta and
the Emerald Bay Half is part of the California Half Series. Get credit for
3 half marathons in the California Half Series. Down load the app for your
by Jenny Antonucci
What you will see under Taylor Creek Bridge if you stop to look! About mile 4.
for reservations and mentions the marathon. The finish line of the Emerald Bay Half Marathon is Lakeshore Blvd next to the beach and about 5 blocks from the
Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. The Holiday
Inn Express is also nearby.
All finishers get a beautiful finishers medal.
You get a travel bag.
All finishers get a beautiful long sleeve tech shirt at the expo which
will be great for your winter training runs
Shuttle bus service to the start area
The finish is just 5 blocks from the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel.
Jon Paul Gallery
The start of the Half Marathon
Our other Half Marathon on Maui