2023 Great Turtle Trail Race

Register for 2023 Great Turtle Trail Race

Join us for the 27th Anniversary of the Great Turtle Half Marathon and 5.7 Mile - one of the most scenic trail events in the country.  Enjoy the beauty of Mackinac Island's Fall season running and walking the interior trails and shoreline during the last open weekend of the season.  

Please note our START TIME of 10:30 am!

All who register will enjoy the unique commemorative Turtle medal,
a great race commemorative garment (TBA), and post race goodies.  After the race, enjoy Halloween fun in Mission Point and Downtown Mackinac Island for adults and children, great end-of-season sales in the downtown shops, or just spend time enjoy the peace and serenity of the Island's interior.

This is a race you won't want to miss!
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The Half Marathon begins & ends on the picturesque shoreline of Mackinac Island, but the major portion of the course runs the challenging interior trails of the Island. Walkers who can complete the course in 17:00 pace (3:42) are welcome, however there is no Award schedule for walkers. Note: An $8.00 Mackinac Island State Park Assessment is included in your registration fee.
This category is included in the Mackinac Island Trio of Races bundle. Register for the Bundle »
$55.00
Enjoy the challenge of Mackinac Island's hilly interior, with the last portion on the shoreline, in this shorter distance race. Note: An $8.00 Mackinac Island State Park Assessment is included in your registration fee.
This category is included in the Mackinac Island Trio of Races bundle. Register for the Bundle »
$55.00
Enjoy the interior and shoreline of beautiful Mackinac Island for fun or competition - walkers of all fitness levels are welcome. Age group awards are presented in this event, therefore you MUST walk the entire race to be eligible. If you intend to run/jog any portion of the course, please enter the 5.7 MIle Run. Note: An $8.00 Mackinac Island State Park Assessment is included in your registration fee.
This category is included in the Mackinac Island Trio of Races bundle. Register for the Bundle »
$55.00
Virtual Event Only - No timing or Awards
This category is included in the Mackinac Island Trio of Races bundle. Register for the Bundle »
$55.00
Virtual Event Only - No timing or Awards
This category is included in the Mackinac Island Trio of Races bundle. Register for the Bundle »
$60.00