The course begins near Crescent Beach State Park in Cape Elizabeth and winds along tree-lined roads and past dramatic ocean vistas before ending 6.2 miles later in Fort Williams next to Portland Head Light, the nation’s first commissioned lighthouse and also the most photographed lighthouse in America.
Race Day Information
Directions to Start
Charles E. Jordan Road & 77, Cape Elizabeth, Maine - Learn directions from the north and south to the starting line.
Transportation & Parking
This is a point-to-point race. Please try to carpool and arrive EARLY! All parking spaces are available on a first serve basis. Please do not park on the sides of the roads, as this will create gridlock for everyone else trying to get to the race.
Kids’ Fun Run
Kids will run age appropriate distances and each will receive a finishers medal. The field size is 1,000 kids and it’s for ages 12 and under only. Refreshments will be available after the kids finish.