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Whiskey Basin Half Marathon

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

13.4 mile 21.6 kilometer loop
97% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 841' 256 m
Descent: -843' -257 m
High: 5,300' 1,615 m
Low: 4,976' 1,517 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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Trail shared by Jubilee Paige

A mix of fast, flat trails and slick rock scrambles amidst the gorgeous Dells of Prescott, Arizona.

Jubilee Paige

Features Lake · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Wildlife

Overview

Runner will enjoy a mix of singletrack, flat, fast wide gravel path, rock scrambles, and lake views!

Description

Race around Watson Lake with the Whiskey Basin 10K and new 1/2 marathon courses that will start and finish at Watson Lake Park. With a mix of fast singletrack, technical slickrock, and steep scrambles, don't expect the same easy 10K course like years before. This adventure will keep you on your toes, take your breath away, and capture your heart as you circumnavigate around Watson Lake!

History & Background

This is the first year of the Whiskey Basin Half Marathon that joins a mix of other distances offered at the Whiskey Basin Trail Runs.

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#2

in Watson Lake

#74

in Arizona

#1,496

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Photos

View of Granite Mountain
May 6, 2015 near Prescott, AZ
Watson Lake and 1.4 billion year old granite
Jun 23, 2016 near Prescot…, AZ
Watson Lake on the left.  From the Peavine Trail.
May 6, 2015 near Prescott, AZ
Close to the junction with Peavine Trail
Apr 8, 2015 near Prescot…, AZ
Peavine Trail
May 6, 2015 near Prescot…, AZ
Storm Ranch road crossing
May 6, 2015 near Prescot…, AZ

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