Date/time: Monday, October 9 (Day 3 of the Appalachian Series), 7:30AM EDT
Location: Steele Creek Park, Steele Creek Park Rd, Bristol TN
GPS coordinates: N 36.57594, W 82.23698
Packet pickup: Late registration and packet pickup are available on race day, beginning one hour before race time at the start location.
Driving distance from Bluefield WV/VA: 1:45, 111 miles
Course description: Out and back (2.184 miles total); paved trail, then finely-crushed gravel for over 2 miles, a few very small hills. Extraordinarily beautiful course!
Number of laps: 6 for half marathon, 12 for full marathon (subject to change)
Fairfield Inn & Suites Bristol, 3285 W State St, Bristol TN; 423-574-4500
Hampton Inn Bristol, 3299 W State St, Bristol TN; 423-764-3600
Econo Lodge, 912 Commonwealth Ave, Bristol VA, 276-466-2112
Other accommodations may be found by Googling.
Visit the Steele Creek Park website for maps, directions, and information about the park and surrounding area.