• Grandview Middle School (map)
  • 1881 Commerce Blvd.
  • , Mound, MN

HALF MARATHON, 5k Family Fun Run

Start- Grandview Middle School, 1881 Commerce Blvd, Mound, MN.

Finish Line is at the Bethel United Methodist Church, 2116 Commerce Blvd., Mound, MN.

The Running of the Bays half marathon and 5k is a certified half marathon course that starts in the quaint little town of Mound, Minnesota and meanders through some of the most beautiful bays that Lake Minnetonka has to offer. 

The Half Marathon will leave town in a northerly direction and first
experience the country side via county roads and the Luce Line trail.  Runners will leave the Luce line trail and merge with the soothing waters along the bays of Lake Minnetonka. You will enjoy running the home stretch back into Mound on the shaded Dakota trail!

The 5K is a loop that finishes Bethel United Methodist Church.

Shirt availability is not guaranteed  after Friday, August 26th.

Packet Pickup: Friday, Sept 9th; Lord Fletchers 3746 Sunset Dr, Spring Park, MN 55384

Race Day Schedule:

Half Marathon and 5K start at 7:30am

Race cancellation and weather policy:Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances cancelled, in the event of inclement weather including lightning, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather which may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. Event time frame includes setup, race and tear down. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media.  No refunds or transfers allowed.


Half Marathon Course

Half Marathon Course

5K Course

5K Course