January 26, 2021

Kinzua Half Marathon & 5k

Experience the 8th Wonder of the World!

Experience the 8th Wonder of the World! The Kinzua Half Marathon & 5K starts and finishes just steps from the breathtaking Kinzua Bridge State Park Skywalk! Rated as one of the world’s top 10 viewpoints, this is a must-visit destination in the Allegheny National Forest!

LocationKnox Kane Trail, Kinzua Bridge State Park, Mt. Jewett, PA (296 Viaduct Rd, Mt Jewett, PA 16740)
DateJuly 24 & July 25, 2021
TerrainLow-Grade Crushed Stone Rail Trail
Typical Weather54-77 degrees
Course TypeOut & Back
Race Start Time5K: Saturday 7:00-7:05 PM
Half Marathon: Sunday 8:00-8:30 AM
Registration OpensFebruary 17, 2021
Stroller FriendlyNo
Pet FriendlyNo


Half Marathon

Opening: $70 (February 17 – February 19)

Early: $80 (February 20 – March 24)

Regular: $95 (March 25 – June 24)

Late: $115 (June 25 – July 10)


Opening: $30 (February 17 – February 19)

Early: $35 (February 20 – March 24)

Regular: $40 (March 25 – June 24)

Late: $45 (June 25 – July 10)

Tornado Double

Opening: $85 (February 17 – February 19)

Early: $102 (February 20 – March 24)

Regular: $115 (March 25 – June 24)

Late: $136 (June 25 – July 10)

Course Maps

Course Records

Male Overall Half Marathon: Shawn Wiler (Columbus, PA) 1:16:04.52 (2020)

Female Overall Half Marathon: Brooke Adams (East Aurora, NY) 1:34:30.85 (2020)

Male Masters Half Marathon: Scott Thompson 1:34:06.66 (2020)

Female Masters Half Marathon: Jen Esposito (Kutztown, PA) 1:41:54.14 (2020)

Packet Pickup

All race packets & shop purchases will be mailed to participants before the race. Participants can expect to receive their packets at least one week prior to the race.

Promo code: UNR5 can be used to receive $5 off race registration*** 

***DISCLAIMER: If you use this promo code you MUST pick up your race packet in-person at Up-N-Running (1177 Pittsburgh Road, Suite 103, Valencia, PA 16059). Please be aware that Up-N-Running is NOT near Kinzua Bridge State Park. Race Packets will be available for pick up at Up-N-Running during their standard business hours from Thursday, July 15th to Friday, July 23rd. 


The Wolf Creek team did a phenomenal job with the execution of the half marathon using COVID restrictions.

Thomas H.

Nice flat out and back course. Different terrain mixed it up and made it go by quickly.

Rachel M.


Lodging Options


Check for flights into these local airports:


  • Greater Buffalo International Airport (BUF)
  • Erie International Airport (ERI)
  • Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)


  • Bradford Regional Airport (BFD)
  • Dubois Regional Airport (DUJ)

Other Local Attractions

Zippo/ Case Museum (20 miles)

Rimrock Overlook (31 miles)

Kinzua Beach (31 miles)

Kinzua Dam (34 miles)

Jakes Rocks (35 miles)


2020 Kinzua Half Marathon Results

2020 Kinzua Half Marathon Photos

2020 Kinzua Half Marathon Virtual Awards Ceremony