Long Bridge Half Marathon

Saturday, May 11, 2024 • Sandpoint, ID • Course Map

 The Long Bridge Half Marathon stands out as one of Idaho's most picturesque courses, marking the first of its kind in the Inland Northwest.

Welcome to the Long Bridge Half Marathon in beautiful Sandpoint Idaho, taking place on Saturday, May 11th, 2024!

Scenic Views, Trail Runners, PR Chasers. Taking runners over the pristine mountain lake of Lake Pend Oreille and the Selkirk Mountains, the Long Bridge Half Marathon is amongst the most scenic Idaho courses, and the first of its kind in the Inland Northwest.

Fast and flat, this course also happens to be ideal for those chasing their next personal best! Comprising both paved roads and dirt trails, it’s the perfect mixture of terrain to hit that coveted PR.

Starting at 8:00 a.m at Standpoint City Beach Park, the half marathon course takes runners on an out-and-back adventure along the Serenity Trail. Over Long Bridge, a historic bridge in Sandpoint, ID, runners persist along Lake Pend Oreille.
All registrants will receive with their purchase a personalized race bib and a custom technical fabric t-shirt. All finishers will be awarded with a custom commemorative finisher’s medal.

Post-race, all participants are encouraged and welcomed to stick around for some post-race celebrations accompanied by delicious complimentary food.

Race Weather & Climate

In May, Sandpoint, Idaho, enjoys the late summer season. The average high temperatures during this month typically range from the mid-60s to low 70s Fahrenheit (around 18-23°C), providing comfortable and mild weather for outdoor activities. The average low temperatures at night can drop into the 40s Fahrenheit (around 7-9°C).

September is generally a pleasant and relatively dry month in Sandpoint. A great time to be outside exploring Lake Pend Oreille and the surrounding mountains.

Long Bridge Half Marathon Past Results

Long Bridge Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the half marathon here.

Starting Time

  • 8:00 AM PDT – Half Marathon
  • 8:10 AM PDT – 10k Marathon
  • 8:15 AM PDT – 5k Marathon

Course Limit

  • 5 hours – Half Marathon
  • 5 hours – 10k Marathon
  • 5 hours – 5k Marathon

Long Bridge Half Marathon Fees

  • $70+ – Half Marathon
  • $44+ – 10k Marathon
  • $30+ – 5k Marathon

You can view the current registration fees on the registration page.

Long Bridge Half Marathon Registration

You can find the registration for all race distances on RunSignup

Official Race Website

Additional race information can be found at RunSignup.

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