Runners follow a loop course for the San Luis Obispo Half Marathon, which starts and finishes near the Madonna Inn. The course begins by heading out toward the Irish Hills Nature Preserve with mountain views before heading back to downtown San Luis Obispo. From there, the race continues through downtown and uptown, where runners can view Fremont Theatre, Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, and the Railroad District before heading back to the finish line.
Note: The course map above provides the approximate route for the race. Though every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy, changes are sometimes made to race routes due to weather conditions, road closures or other circumstances that can require a course to be changed. If you see an error above, contact us here.