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HALF MARATHON ROUTE

HALF MARATHON ROUTE MAP


MELISSA’S HALF MARATHON ROUTE DESCRIPTION:

Outbound Section

  • Start on Sundance Road.
  • Immediate left onto Cave Avenue.
  • Left onto Birch Drive.
  • Right onto Birch Ave.
  • Under Banff Ave bridge and along Glen Ave.
  • Glen Ave between Riverview Court and Bow Falls Ave (runner’s right).
  • Left onto Bow Falls Ave (runner’s right).
  • Left onto BSH Golf Course Bridge and proceed along Golf Course Road past the clubhouse, staying in Eastbound lane (runner’s right).
  • Proceed along the back loop of Golf Course Road and complete two loops.

Return Section

  • After completing the second loop of Golf Course Road, proceed back towards Banff, Eastbound lane (runner’s left).
  • Cross BSH Golf Course bridge and turn right onto trail between Bow Falls parking lot and the river.
  • From Bow Falls parking lot exit right turn onto Bow Falls Ave.
  • Before Glen Ave and Bow Falls Ave intersection, right onto footpath (runner’s left of pylons).
  • Right onto Glen Ave at intersection with ped bridge trail.
  • Proceed under Banff Ave Bridge and along Birch Ave (runner’s right).
  • From end of Birch Drive turn right onto the dirt footpath proceed towards the stables.
  • Once past the skateboard park, take a left onto the turf to access the ball diamond dirt path to the run track at the rugby grounds.
  • Left onto the track and proceed to the finish line.

HALF MARATHON CONTINGENCY ROUTE MAP


MELISSA'S HALF MARATHON CONTINGENCY ROUTE DESCRIPTION:

Outbound Section

  • Start on the Sundance Rd. 
  • Left onto Cave Ave.
  • Left onto Banff Ave, and cross over the Banff Ave Bridge.
  • At Wolf Street merge into one lane, the one closest to the sidewalk.
  • Continue along Banff Ave staying in the well marked route on the road.

Tunnel Mountain to Ped Bridge Section

  • Right at Tunnel Mountain Road, Southbound lane (runner’s left).
  • Left onto Tunnel Mountain Drive. Runner’s right until North Parks Canada gate.
  • Tunnel Mountain Drive from South Gate to Surprise Corner where TMD becomes Buffalo St. Southbound lane (runner’s left).
  • Buffalo Street in the left hand lane to Muskrat Street.
  • Left at Muskrat St onto footpath over the pedestrian bridge (runner’s left) to river trail.

Ped Bridge to BSH Golf Course Clubhouse Section

  • Left on river trail to Bow Falls Ave.
  • Left onto Bow Falls Ave., Southbound lane (runner’s right).
  • Left onto BSH Golf Course Bridge and along Golf Course Road to the Golf.
  • Course Clubhouse turnaround point, Eastbound lane (runner’s right).

BSH Golf Course Clubhouse to Finish Line Section

  • Return West along Golf Course Rd toward Banff, Eastbound lane.
  • West over the Golf Course Bridge.
  • Right onto Bow Falls Ave., Northbound lane (runner’s right) to the footpath entrance.
  • Before Glen Ave and Bow Falls Ave intersection, right onto footpath (runner’s left of pylons).
  • Footpath left hand lane marked by orange traffic cones.
  • Right onto Glen Ave at intersection with ped bridge.
  • Proceed under Banff Ave Bridge and along Birch Ave.
  • From end of Birch Drive turn right onto the dirt footpath proceed towards the stables.
  • Once past the skateboard park, take a left onto the turf to access the ball diamond dirt path to the run track at the rugby grounds.
  • Left onto the track and proceed to the finish line.