The Race begins in Cape Elizabeth near Crescent Beach State Park on Route 77. The course runs along Old Ocean House Road, Route 77, and through Smugglers Cove before finishing in Fort Williams with scenic views of Casco Bay, at the iconic Portland Head Light Lighthouse.
- Start altitude is 50 feet above sea level
- Finish altitude is 25 feet above sea level
- Highest point on the course is 100 feet above sea level
- Lowest point on the course is 20 feet above sea level
Fast, point-to-point course along the Maine Coast.
The course is certified by the Road Running Technical Council of USA Track and Field and World Athletics.