Lake Michigan Marathon
This race is for all trail runners out there, experienced and inexperienced alike! Billed as an "alternative to bumping elbows in a crowded big-city road race," there are many distances including; Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 20 Mile and 50k Ultra distances to choose from. All courses begin in Sheridan Park, and take in Grant Park and South Shore Park, depending on the distance. This is mostly flat-pack trail, with a few hilly climbs along the way - perfect for first-time trail racers.