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Take it to the Lake Series

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.  


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.

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!

P.O. Box 151162 Ely NV 89315

Half Marathon Route

Half Marathon Profile

Take it to the Lake Series

September 15, 2018

Cave Lake State Park


Half Marathon = $50

Half Marathon Relay = $80

10K = $40

Kids Fun Run = $10

Start Times:

Half Marthon Walking - 7:00 AM

Half Marathon Running and Relay - 7:30 AM

10K - 8:00 AM

Kids Fun Run - 10:30 AM


Depart from White Pine High School

Half Marathon (run and walk) & Relay:  TBD

10K: TBD

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

A shuttle will be availabe to take you from Cave Lake State Park to WP High School

Package Pickup:

Location TBD, 5-7 PM

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

Take it to the Lake is sponsored by Tailwind Nutrition.  Aid stations are approximately 2 miles apart and will be supplied with water and Tailwind Nutrition.  It is highly recommended to train with Tailwind before the event!