Saturday, April 27, 2024 • Folsom, CA
The Folsom Lake Point to Point Trail Half Marathon is a single-track trail racing course that has moderate elevation gain, somewhat technical trails, and amazing Californian scenery.
Trail Running, Scenic Views. Situated just 20 miles from downtown Sacramento, Folsom offers its visitors and residents a mix of suburban living and city escape. The Folsom Lake Trail Half Marathon, in particular, takes place along beautiful Folsom Lake, with oak trees, green grass, and natural scenery throughout.
Not to mention, as part of El Dorado County, runners can also expect to enjoy the surrounding foothills along with awe-inspiring views of the snowcapped Sierra Mountains.
This point-to-point half-marathon course starts at Folsom Lake State Park and ends at the intersection of Falcon Crest Parking Lot and Monte Vista Trailhead. Running along the access roads, runners will first reach Lakeridge Oaks before reaching Brown’s Ravine Aid.
Runners will reach the second aid station known as Planeta Way Aid after mile 6, passing Lake Hill Cove, running around New York Creek Cove, and ultimately running around the Folsom Lake Recreation area to reach the finish.
During registration, all participants have the opportunity to purchase a tech-fit race shirt that’s gender-specific and comes in sizes ranging from XS to XXL. The race itself, starting at 8:00 a.m., provides participants with a 4.5-hour time limit.
Race Weather & Climate
Folsom, California, is a city in Sacramento County, situated around 20 miles northeast of downtown Sacramento, offering a mix of suburban living and easy access to the state’s capital.
On April 27in Folsom, CA, you can expect an average high temperature of around 60°F and an average low temperature of about 40°F. This date falls in late spring, with cool and crisp weather. Rainfall during this time is generally minimal, with averages around 2-3 inches.
Folsom Lake Point to Point Trail Half Marathon Race Results
Folsom Lake Point to Point Trail Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Folsom Lake Point to Point Trail Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 8:00 AM.
The time limit for the half marathon is 4.5 hours.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Folsom Lake Point to Point Trail Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $100.00 and up fee for the half marathon.