Date/time: Sunday, April 16 (Day 7 of the Riverboat Series), 6:30AM CDT
Location: Tunnel Hill Trail, Vienna IL; On East Vine Street at city park and Tunnel Hill State Park Trail
GPS coordinates: N 37.41720, W 88.88986
Packet pickup: Late registration and packet pickup are available on race day, beginning one hour before race time at the start location.
Elevation: 387′
Course description: Out and back (2.184 miles total); finely-crushed gravel rail trail; very flat and shady course. (Despite the name, there are NO tunnels and NO hills on the portion of the trail we’ll be using!)
Number of Laps: 6 for half marathon, 12 for full marathon (subject to change)
Group dinner: To be announced
Nearby motels:
Hotel 7, 709 East Vine St, Vienna IL 62995; 618-658-6300
Country Schemes B&B (3 rooms), 3220 Old Metropolis Rd, Vienna IL 62995; 618-658-9044
Super 8 Metropolis (22 miles away), 2055 East 5th St, Metropolis IL 62960; 618-524-8200
Other accommodations may be found by Googling.
More information: Visit the City of Vienna website for more information about the Vienna area.
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