The big field has caused us to augment our normal service level, and that includes dealing with . . . well, you know. We'll have more outhouses this year! Good news for all runners.
Marathon Course Information
The Skinny on Outhouses
Where Are the New Course Maps?
A number of people have asked about new course maps. They are coming, but . . .
Matias Saari Reviews the New Course Segments
With the Equinox Marathon course experiencing its most significant changes in decades, participants are surely wondering what this means for the speed of the course.
Is it slower, faster or virtually unchanged? Read on to find out.
Buy A Trail Sign While They Are Still Available!
Want to buy a trail sign? For $250 you can have a sign on the Ultramarathon or Marathon course with your name on it.
Runners: Be Considerate of Private Property on Ester Dome
You may or may not know that when you reach the first summit on Ester Dome, "Ullrhavn Summit," the land on either side of the road is private property.
Google Earth Satellite Images Available
Google Earth satellite images with the Equinox Marathon Course traced on them are available now by clicking on the "Course Info" link to the left. Both two-dimensional and three-dimensional images are available. You can thank Kristen Bartecchi for recording the route data that is plotted on these images. She did so during a training run in 2007.
Course Maps, Profiles, Descriptions, Etc.
Click on the links below to see maps, profiles, descriptions, etc. of the Equinox Marathon
RELAY RUNNERS NOTE: The map at the above link includes the relay exchange points. Those exchange points are labeled as "Rx1" and "Rx2". Your browser should support the ability to magnify the map so that you can see these points better. Relay exchange 1 is near the 8-mile mark, and relay exchange 2 is near the 17-mile mark.
Two-Dimensional Google Earth Satellite Photo (173KB, JPG)
Three-Dimensional Google Earth Satellite Photo (187KB, JPG)
Two-Dimensional Topographic Course Map (750 KB, PDF)
Three-Dimensional Topographic Course Map (121 KB, JPG)
Marathon Course Profile (8 KB, PDF)
Course Description Click on the link for pdf or below on 'Read more...' for online version