Half Marathon.

Take it to the Lake Half Marathon is beautiful, challenging and very rewarding!  This run takes your through beautiful aspen and fir trees and ends at the pristine Cave Lake!  The route starts in Duck Creek Basin and climbs 7 miles to Success Summit in the Schell Creek Range, then all downhill until the last quarter mile.  The run starts at 7,415 feet, peaks at 8,968 feet.  Total elevation gain is 1,604 feet!  This route is predominately on a gravel road.  To view map and elevation profile, CLICK HERE.

10K.

Enjoy the scenery on top of Success Summit where Take it to the Lake 10K starts!  This 10K is predominately all downhill on a gravel dirt road, except for the last quarter mile.  It ends at beautiful Cave Lake State Park!  The run starts at 8,968 feet and ends at 7,292 feet.  

Half Marathon 2-Person Relay (not offered in 2019).

Take it to the Lake Half Marathon Relay divides the half marathon into two legs.  Leg one starts in Duck Creek Basin and ends on Success Summit (also the starting line for the 10K).  It is 7 miles and predominately uphill!  Leg 2 starts on Success Summit and ends at the beautiful Cave Lake State Park.  This leg is predominately all downhill except for the last quarter  mile climb to the finish line! 

Kids 1-mile Fun Run.

We also offer a one-mile kids fun run!  It is an out-and-back route on a paved road at Cave Lake State Park!  All participants get a race shirt, finishing medal, a race bib, and a raffle ticket!  

Post-race Activities.

Stay and enjoy the scenery at Cave Lake State Park.  We provide a free BBQ for all participants and volunteers.  Also, all participants and volunteers get a free raffle ticket for items donated by local businesses!  You must be present to claim your item.  Trophies are presented to the top three male and female for all divisions, except the kids fun run.  Everyone recieves a finishing medal!  Added something new...jump in the lake and recieve a special memento!

Prices*

Half Marathon = $50

10K = $40

Kids Fun Run = $10

*prices increase last week!


Start Times:

Half Marthon Walking - 7:00 AM

Half Marathon Running - 7:30 AM

10K - 8:00 AM

Kids Fun Run - 10:30 AM


Shuttles:

Depart from Cave Springs Loop Trailhead parking area 

in Cave Lake State Park (off of Rt. 486)

Half Marathon (run and walk) & Relay:  6:00 AM

10K: 7:00 AM

All half marathon and 10K participants are required to take the shuttle to the starting lines.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to shuttle departure.  Shuttles will leave on time! It takes approximately 25-30 minutes to Travel to Cave Lake SP from Ely.  


Package Pickup:

September 20

White Pine County Aquatic Center, 5-7 PM

US 6, Ely NV 89301

Please be aware that EOE will not hold your race swag (including your t-shirt) if you do not pick it up at the designated package pick up

2016

Half Marathon Route: Over Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

10K Route: Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

2017

Half Marathon Route: Over Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

10K Route: Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

2015

Half Marathon Route: Cave Lake Out & Back

10K Route: SR 486 to Cave Lake State Park

2014

Half Marathon Route: Cave Lake Out & Back

10K Route: SR 486 to Cave Lake State Park

2013

Half Marathon Route: Hwy 93 Elk Viewing Area to Cave Lake State Park

10K Route: SR 486 to Cave Lake State Park

2012

Half Marathon Route: Hwy 93 Elk Viewing Area to Cavel Lake State Park

Take it to the Lake Series

Cave Lake State Park

September 21, 2019

Take it to the Lake Half Marathon 2018

The Take it to the Lake Series consists of a half marathon, 10K and a Kids Fun Run! Run through the remote Schell Creek Mountain Range and end at the beautiful and scenic Cave Lake State Park where you will enjoy a free BBQ and raffle!  New this year is a post-race challenge for runners to  finish off their race by jumping into Cave Lake and receive a special momento for your courage!  If you are looking for a challeging and beautiful location for your next race, this is the event for you!!!

Take it to the Lake Half Marathon is a qualifying race on the Utah Half and Full Marathon Series! 

CLICK HERE to view a half marathon map and profile.


Results

2018

Half Marathon Route: Over Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

10K Route: Succes Summit to Cave Lake State Park

Use your swag bag for your warmup clothes and they will be delivered to the finish line.  If you are jumping in the lake, add your towel to your bag or drop your towel off at the shuttle pickup and we will take it to the dock.

2019

Half Marathon Route: Over Success Summit to Cave Lake State Park

10K Route: Succes Summit to Cave Lake State Park