Teton Dam Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

Saturday, June 3, 2017 • Rexburg, ID • Course Map

An out-and-back race that takes runners on a commemorative tour of the site of the famous Teton Dam break, which inundated the nearby town of Rexburg in 1976, the Teton Dam Marathon, Half Marathon and Relay offers views of beautiful scenery, quaint towns and farmland and wide expanses of open spaces.

Runners start the USATF-certified course next to Madison Jr High School. The race will take runners twice over the Teton River, first between mile markers 3 and 4, and then again a second time around the mile 8 marker.

Race organizers encourage runners planning on this race to include hill training in their preparations, as the course’s gentle, rolling hills meet runners late in the race. The event usually host a small field of runners, which past participants say adds to its personal, intimate charm.

Race Weather & Climate

Weather conditions in the Rexburg area tend to be cool to moderately warm in the summer months, as June is the city’s rainiest month of the year. Record temperatures here during the month have fallen as low as 29 degrees (in 1998) to as high as 102 degrees (in 1988).

On race day (June 3), the average low is 42ºF and the average high is 71ºF.

Past Results

Course Map

See the race route map for the Teton Dam Half Marathon here.

Starting Time

  • 6:30 AM – full marathon
  • 7:30 AM – half marathon
  • 8:00 AM – 10K
  • 8:30 AM – 5K


  • $55 – $85 for the half marathon
  • $60 – $90 for the full marathon
  • $30 – $50 for the 10K
  • $20 – $40 for the 5K


To reserve your spot in the 2017 running of Rexburg’s Teton Dam Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay, 10K or 5K race, register online at RaceEntry.com here.

Official Race Website


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