Eighth Annual Mt. Nebo Full Marathon.  A true Canyon Marathon with 25 miles of the race in Payson Canyon! You won’t find a more beautiful race.  You will experience a few hills during the first half of the course. However, the last 16 miles are completely down hill, which makes this marathon course super fast.

Date: August 25th, 2018
Start Time: 6:00 a.m.
Course: Starting line is at the top of the Nebo loop. The course finish line is at Memorial Park in Payson.

BOSTON QUALIFIER, USATF Course Certification Code: UT17006TJD

All Participants will receive:

  • High end gender specific running shirt
  • Bag
  • Sponsor SWAG
  • Finisher Medal**Finisher Medals are given to registered participants with a race bib only after finishing the race.



Provo Towne Center
Food Court Rotunda
1200 Towne Centre Blvd, Provo, UT 84601
Friday August 24th 2018



All participants need to come to the expo to pick up their packet, bib number, shirt, and other goodies. You must have a photo id to pick up your packet. You may pick up someone else’s packet if you have a copy of their photo id and a note signed by them.

If you are unable to pick up your packet or have someone pick it up for you please email


Bus departure

All runners must take the bus to the start, no drop offs. You will find runner signs and volunteers directing you to the correct parking. Bus pick-up will be on the south side of Memorial Park. Marathon bus loading is between 3:45 and 4:15 a.m. We ask that you get there at the latest 4:00 a.m. as we will NOT have any other buses available past 4:15 a.m. – do not be late (PLEASE).

Race start

The Marathon starts at 6:00 a.m. towards the top of the Nebo Loop. We will start this on time, so please make sure you are on time for the bus loading.

Aid stations

Mile 3 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 5 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 7 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, GU Energy Gel, Restroom
Mile 9 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, GU Energy Gel, Restroom
Mile 11 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Oranges, Restroom
Mile 13– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 15– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 17– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 19– Water, Powerade, First Aid, GU Energy Gel, Restroom
Mile 21– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Oranges, Restroom
Mile 23– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 25– Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom

Finish line

The finish line is at Memorial Park

Address: 250 S Main St, Payson, UT 84651

After finishing you are welcomed into the runners corral where you will receive water, food and more! Food is only available for Nebo participants. Enjoy!

NEW this year: Enjoy the Nebo Music Fest at the finish line.  Artists will be playing at the park all day long. There will also be food vendors, Food Trucks, Market Fair and Pancake Breakfast available at the finish.  More Info


The course is supported for 6 hours.  From 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Police, cones, Portapotties, and aid stations will not be available after 12:00 p.m.

Strollers are NOT allowed on the Marathon course, they are however allowed on the 5K Course


An age group medal, will be given to the top 3 Male and Female finishers in each age group.

Age Divisions

  • 19 & Under
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60 & Over

Awards Ceremony

Awards will be given for overall and age group winners.
Awards Ceremony Schedule:

Half Marathon Awards: 9:30 a.m.
Marathon Awards: 10:15 a.m.


Parking is available at  Memorial Park 250 South Main Street, Payson, UT 84651, at the church to the west, and at the elementary school to the south.



The Provo Municipal Airport is 19 miles (about 27 minutes) from Memorial Park.
The Salt Lake international airport is 65 miles (about 1 hour) from Memorial Park.


Date Range 5k Half Marathon Marathon
Jan 1st to March 31st $24.95 $60 $75
April 1st to May 31st $29.95 $75 $80
June 1st to June 30th $29.95 $75 $84.95
July 1st to July 31st $34.95 $79.95 $89.95
Aug 1st to Aug 23rd $34.95 $84.95 $99.95
Expo Registration $39.95 $89.95 $104.95
$5.00 Facebook discount available during registration.
Price Includes All Processing Fees

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