Duff's Skagway Marathon, Half Marathon and Walking Half Marathon is an amazing race that takes place in the wilderness of Alaska. This 26-mile run climbs multiple hills as it traces its way through pristine Southeast Alaskan fjord coastline, through a glacially-carved valley, an enchanting Sitka Spruce wood, over the Taiya River trestle bridge, past numerous trickling streams, up West Creek Valley, before finally reaching a forest opening with a spectacular view of West Creek Glacier and breathtaking mountain peaks and alpine scenery.

Yeah… Whoa is right.

 

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until the races commence!



The 2017 Duff’s Skagway Marathon
is scheduled for June 10th!


 
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Marathon

This 26.2 mile out and back course is beautiful as it is brutal.   If you are looking for a road meets trail adventure that takes you from ocean to forest, this race is for you.

Half Marathon

Our most popular race and for a reason.  Runners follow the first portion of the full marathon course through historical Skagway and run along ocean and forest.  Turning around at aid station 4 and returning to the start will round out this 13.1 mile route.

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Walking Half marathon

Running ain’t your thing?  That’s okay, we have a race for you!  This 13.1 walking race traces the runners route and is a fantastic way to see all the beauty Skagway has to offer.  

 

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Our official sponsors

The Duff's Skagway Marathon is sponsored by Duffs Backcountry Outfitters, municipality of Skagway, and Skagway Development Corp


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