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Steamtown Marathon

Steamtown Marathon

Steamtown Marathon

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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 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 closes on Thursday, October 10th at 11:59 PM EST. There will be no registrations accepted at the race expo. 

Event Details

  • Dates: October 13, 2019
  • Location: Forest City to Scranton
  • Address: PA
  • Phone: (570) 496-1701
  • Time: Race Starts at 8:00 AM
  • Price: See event description