The Gettysburg North-South Marathon Course
The Gettysburg North-South Marathon starts and ends at the Gettysburg Gateway Complex. After turning right onto V-Twin Drive and then another right onto Cavalry Field Road, the course will pass through the historic Gettysburg Battlefield and then traverse the quiet country roads of Straban Township, Mt. Pleasant Township, McSherrystown Borough, and Oxford Township, . The course consists of picturesque rolling hills with two trips through the East Cavalry Field Section of the battlefield.
The course will be measured according to USATF standards and will be certified so that results can be used to qualify for the Boston Marathon.
The Gettysburg North-South 10K Course
The 10K Course starts at the unified finish line at the Gettysburg Gateway Complex. It runs first and last 3.1 miles of the marathon course making a U-turn just before the end of the park. Over half the course takes place in the historic battlefield.