Mine Shaft Half Marathon & Endure 12-Hour & 24-Hour Challenges

Saturday, May 18, 2024 Divide, Colorado 

A runner in the course of Mine Shaft Half Marathon & Endure 12-Hour & 24-Hour Challenges in Divide, Colorado 

The fourth (4th) annual Mine Shaft Half Marathon and Endure 12-hour and 24-hour Challenges are part of The Human Potential Running Series and offer willing participants a no-pressure environment to test their abilities under the beautiful natural landscapes of Colorado. 

Scenic Views, Challenging Course. Nestled in the scenic Pike Peaks region of Colorado within Mueller State Park, a 5000-acre park, comprises beautiful mountainous views, scenic waterways, and abundant foliage.

This half-marathon event, taking place at the end of May, offers runners a mild and pleasant outdoor atmosphere.

This half-marathon course entails a double-track and single-track non-paved path, starting runners clockwise around Homestead path. It’s then past Beaver Path and toward Mountain Logger path. 

Passing Grouse Mountain Overlook, runners persist forth before turning counterclockwise to head back towards the overlook retracing their steps back to the start line/finish line. 

With a time limit of 12 hours (yes, you read the correctly) and a capacity of 250 participants, this small and no-pressure racing event is ideal for all fitness levels and walks of life, encouraging walkers and runners alike to come out and participate. 

All registrants are guaranteed an event shirt, access to well-stocked aid stations throughout, the opportunity to enjoy a scenic but challenging course, and if you’re lucky, a finisher’s medal. 

Race Weather & Climate

Divide is nestled in the scenic Pikes Peak region of Colorado, approximately 25 miles northwest of Colorado Springs, offering a tranquil mountain community.

May 18 in Divide, Colorado heralds the arrival of spring in the high country. High temperatures tend to reach around 60°F, creating a mild and pleasant atmosphere for outdoor adventures. As the day turns into night, temperatures cool down to approximately 32°F, reminding you that mountain nights can still be brisk. Precipitation levels are moderate during this time, with an average of around 1.2 inches, contributing to the rejuvenation of nature and the beauty of spring in Divide.

Mine Shaft Half Marathon Race Results

Mine Shaft Half Marathon Race Results

Mine Shaft Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Mine Shaft Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 9:00 AM.

The time limit for the half marathon is 12 hours.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 Mine Shaft Half Marathon & Endure 12-Hour & 24-Hour Challenges, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $70.00 and up fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $50.00 and up fee for the 10K.
  • There is a $110.00 and up fee for the 12-hour.
  • There is a $150.00 and up fee for the 24-hour.

Mine Shaft Half Marathon Race Website

Mine Shaft Half Marathon Website

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