Click here for the pictures of the 2015 edition !

Welcome to the Coda Coffee Estes Park Marathon and Half!  

Celebrating 13 years of local racing and fundraising for Youth!

June 18, 2016: KIDS, KIDS, KIDS: BIKE, RUN, FUN! festival at Bond Park
June 19, 2016: Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K

Voted most scenic marathon 2012 by Colorado Runner Magazine

“Do this run to celebrate all that you love about running …
and to experience the grandeur of a spectacular part of the world” – 2007


CodacoffeelogoWe are delighted that Coda Coffee will continue to be our title sponsor for 2015. Coda Coffee continues to support athletes and racing in Colorado. This family owned business loves our Estes Park town and surrounding Rocky Mountain National Park. We appreciate their commitment to our race organization success! While in Estes Park, visit business ‘Coffee on the Rocks’ for a warm cup of delicious Coda Coffee.

ep_running_clubThe Estes Park Running Club weekly community runs are every Tuesday evening at the Stanley Hotel, 5:30PM registration, 6:00PM is start time for the 3.1 mile fun run.   All workouts are free and open to all abilities and age groups.  We run thru the winter months, so bring proper warm gear, traction and a head lamp.  If you are a visiting team or camp, consider joining us for a fantastic local run!  During the summer, we meet on Thursday evenings at the EPHS Track & Field for speed workouts and looking to offer weekly trail run sessions in the future.   Join us for motivation, fitness, team and fun!

duck_waddle_logos_v5May 7th, 2016, Saturday

8:00AM  Race day registration,  Town Hall

9:00AM  Duck Waddle 5K  start

10:00AM  Duck Race Festival, at Bond Park and Riverside Plaza

 Select the Estes Park Running Club as your beneficiary organization!

Race Information: click here!

Our Sponsors

Coda Coffee

Coda Coffee

The mission is simple:
to set the standard for coffee excellence through education, advocacy, and partnerships. With the belief that success is reciprocal, Coda will do what it takes to exceed expectations.

Estes Park Medical Group

Offers superior medical services to communities in the Northern Colorado rockies.  Their team of physicians offer professional medical treatment to our local community as well as patients who travel from surrounding areas.   EPMG’s commitment to quality health care and services allows our athletes to thrive!



Founded in 2011 by three local ultra runners, VFuel, the first true endurance gel, will be available along the marathon and half marathon courses, and at our registration / expo. VFuel was developed on the roads and trails around Estes Park and in Rocky Mountain National Park to finally provide a gel that offers taste, quality, and performance.


Poppy’s Pizza & Grill

Poppy’s Pizza and grill in downtown Estes Park are kindly supplying pizzas for the post race party for our hungry runners. They are renowned for their excellent quality, and also their friendly service. Check them out while you’re in town on Bond Plaza on Elkhorn Avenue!

Egg & I

The Egg & I

The Egg & I have been a firm favorite with Estes Park visitors and residents alike – we are grateful to them for providing a large number of breakfast burritos from their kitchen – runners love them , especially marathoners! They are situated in downtown Estes adjacent to the 34/36 junction. It’s our favorite place for breakfast! See more details at the Egg & I website.

Stanley Hotel

Stanley Hotel

The Stanley Hotel, known for its architecture, magnificent setting, and famous visitors, may possibly be best known today for its inspirational role in the Stephen King’s novel, “The Shining.” This Colorado hotel has been featured as one of America’s most haunted hotels and with the numerous stories from visitors and staff, The Stanley Hotel continues to “shine” today, as it did in 1909 when first opened.