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FOLSOM COVID BLUES Half Marathon & 5K "Actual Courses"

These "Actual Courses" courses both start on Folsom Crossing, and once across the bridge will utilize the Lake Natoma Multi-use trail. More information is described below. 

5K COUSE DETAILS

  • START: Folsom Lake Crossing west of stop lights at top of the hill on the pedestrian trail on the north side (lake side) of roadway at the 27th wooden guardrail post uphill from the Speed Limit 55 sign. The start location is marked with chalk and pink ribbon.
  • COURSE: Run downhill on the bike trail toward Folsom Auburn Rd (west). After crossing the river take a hard right turn at the bike trail intersection and proceed under the bridge you just ran across. Continue on the bike trail downhill to the Walker bridge. Go left at the Walker (wood) Bridge staying on the bike trail to Historic Folsom.
  • FINISH is the yellow bollard/pipe in the middle of the trail just before the intersection of Scott St and Riley St. This is where the paved trail hits the cement sidewalk and within feet of the corner. The finish location is marked with chalk and pink ribbon.

HALF MARATHON DETAILS

  • START: Folsom Lake Crossing west of stop lights at top of the hill.
  • on the pedestrian trail on the north side (lake side) of roadway at the 27th wooden guardrail post uphill from the Speed Limit 55 sign. The start location is marked with chalk and pink ribbon.
  • COURSE: Run downhill on the bike trail toward Folsom Auburn Rd (west). After crossing the river take a hard right turn at the bike trail intersection and proceed under the bridge you just ran across. Continue on the bike trail downhill to the Walker bridge. Go left at the Walker (wood) Bridge staying on the bike trail to Historic Folsom.
  • FINISH is the yellow bollard/pipe in the middle of the trail just before the intersection of Scott St and Riley St. This is where the paved trail hits the cement sidewalk and within feet of the corner. The finish location is marked with chalk and pink ribbon.

MEDALLION, T-SHIRT & MASK PICK UP: 

  • You may pick up your medallion, t-shirt and protective face mask goodies at the Folsom Dick's Sporting Goods store during business hours from October 17 to October 31. Don't forget to bring your Dick's 20% off Coupon!
  • If you opted to have these items mailed to you, they will be sent after October 26.

Important Course Details

Runners will be responsible for their own safety, fluids and nutrition. There will be no aid stations, course markings or mile markers. Run at a minimum of 6 feet apart from any other runner on the course.

Folsom Covid Blues Half Marathon Course Map

FCB Course Map

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Folsom Covid Blues 5K Course Map

FCB 5K Map

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Online Course Maps (Note that GPS data depends on how the course is run and may vary from device to device.)