This race starts at Big Mountain overlooking Salt Lake City, Utah to the West but heads East to East Canyon Reservior and finishes in Morgan, Utah. Views on this course are spectacular from the high pine trees near Big Mountain Summit to East Canyon Reservior to views of the Morgan Valley with great landscapes and farmlands.
The East Canyon Marathon is a gradual descent to Morgan Valley. About 95% downhill. 2500 feet of decline over 26.2 miles. This race is also a Boston Qualifier. It is also fully supported with eager volunteers and aid stations with cups, hydration, gels and more.