Lean Horse Marathons, Deadwood, Crazy Horse & Ultra

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Lean Horse Marathons

Lean Horse Productions invites you to participate in 3 annual marathons that take place in the Black Hills. Run Crazy Horse is in early October. The Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon is in early June. And the Lean Horse Ultra Marathon takes place in late August.

Organization: Wheeler Event Management
Date: 08/23/2014 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Fees for Participants
Venue: Hot Springs in Hot Springs ,SD
Contact: Jerry Dunn
Phone: (605) 641-3534
Email:
Website: ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=24398
Event Details:

All three events begin at Minnekahta Trailhead of the Mickelson Trail and end in Hot Springs, South Dakota with variations to make the run longer and shorter.

Mount Rushmore and the Black Hills provide the perfect setting for any marathon and now you have your choice of 3! 

Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon

  • Description: Half Marathon, Marathon, and 5 Person Marathon Relay along the Mickelson Trail
  • When: First weekend of June
  • Where: Rockford to Deadwood
  • Details: The marathon begins in Rochford and then meets up with the Mickelson Trail. It ends at the historic Engine House at the Deadwood Trailhead. Kids 1K and Fast 5K take place on Saturday while the Half, Full, and Relay Marathon take place on Sunday.
  • More Info: http://www.deadwoodmickelsontrailmarathon.com/

Lean Horse Ultra Marathon

  • Description: 50k, 50 mile, and 100 mile races along the Mickelson Trail
  • When: Last weekend of August
  • Where: Minnekahta Trailhead to Hot Springs
  • Details: All three events begin at Minnekahta Trailhead of the Mickelson Trail and end in Hot Springs, South Dakota with variations to make the run longer and shorter.
  • More Info: http://www.leanhorsehundred.com/

Run Crazy Horse

  • Description: Half Marathon, Marathon, and 5 Person Marathon Relay
  • When: First weekend of October
  • Where: From Crazy Horse Memorial to Downtown Hill City
  • Details: Starting at just under 6,000 feet and ending at 5,000 feet, this marathon has two big hills and great views. Kids 1K and Fast 5K take place on Saturday while the Half, Full, and Relay Marathon take place on Sunday.
  • More Info: http://www.runcrazyhorse.com/