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Steamtown Marathon

Steamtown Marathon

Steamtown Marathon

  • October 9, 2022
  • 100 Susquehanna St, Forest City , PA 18421
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The Steamtown Marathon is excited to celebrate its 25th annual running on Sunday, October 9!

The Steamtown Marathon is a USATF-certified event and is an official Boston Marathon qualifier. The course features a net elevation drop of 955′. The point-to-point course begins in Forest City at the Forest City High School and runs through 14 communities and finishes in downtown Scranton. It includes approximately 4.2 miles of paved rails-to-trails along the Lackawanna River. There are 14 official stations and several port-a-lav stations on the course.

In a Runner's World online survey completed by thousands of runners, Steamtown was named the 6th best overall marathon. Runner's World has also named Steamtown one of the nation's 10 best for first-time marathoners.

Registration must be completed online. There will be no registrations accepted at the race expo. Registration is tentatively scheduled to begin on April 1st.

Event Details

  • Dates: October 9, 2022
  • Location: Forest City High School
  • Address: 100 Susquehanna St, Forest City , PA 18421
  • Time: Race Starts at 8:00 AM
  • Price: See event description