NEWS RELEASE

 

HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801
 

Mark Hudson
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043


 

Huntsville Half Marathon

 

Huntsville, Alabama (November 10, 2011) The annual Huntsville Half Marathon will take place Saturday November 12, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. There will be several road closures and detours in the South Huntsville area. Drivers should expect delays and use extreme caution due to the large amount of runners anticipated to participate in this year’s event. All traffic laws will be strictly enforced.

 

The route for this year’s half marathon is as follows; The Half Marathon will start on Mountain Gap Trail in front of Hillwood Baptist Church at the intersection of Kohler Road. The race will proceed north crossing Mountain Gap Road and continuing straight to travel north onto Hillwood Drive, turning right to travel east on McAlpine Drive to Mockingbird Road, turning left on Mockingbird Road to travel east to Chicamauga Trail, turning left on Chicamauga Trail to travel north to Overlook, make a right turn to travel east on Overlook Drive. Make a left turn to travel north on Maplecrest Drive. Make a right turn to travel east on Meadowbrook Drive. Make a left turn to travel north on Crestfield Drive. Make a right turn to travel east on Cumberland Drive. Make a left turn to travel north on Salmon Drive. Make a left turn to travel west then north on Jean Drive. Make a left turn to travel west on Curtis Drive. Make a left turn to travel south on Crestfield Drive. Make a right turn to travel west then south on Hillwood Drive. Make a right turn to travel across Mt. Gap Road and continue south then east on Mt. Gap Trail. Make a right turn to travel south Chicamauga Trail. Make a left turn to travel east on Hobbs Road. Make a right turn to travel south then east on Wynterhall Road. Make a right turn to travel south on Huntcliff Road. Make a left turn to travel east on Wynterhall Road. Make a right turn to travel south on Chaney Thompson Road. Make a left turn to travel east on Green Cove Road. Make a left turn to travel north on the Aldridge Creek Greenway Trail. Turn around and come back south on the Greenway Trail. Make a right turn to travel west on Green Cove Road. Make a right turn to travel north on Chaney Thompson Road. Make a left turn to travel west on Wynterhall Road. Make a right turn to travel north on Huntcliff Drive. Make a left turn to travel west then north on Wynterhall Road. Make a left turn to travel west on Hobbs Road. Make a right turn to travel north on Chicamauga Trail. Make a left turn to travel west then north on Mt. Gap Trail. Turn right into the parking lot of Hillwood Baptist Church and travel east to the finish line.

 

 

Marathon Map