RACE MORNING RUNNER PARKING
(For those not staying at the official race hotel under the room block code):
PARKING FOR STARTING LINE SHUTTLES: Parking is not allowed at any race Start Line – all race participants must take an official race shuttle bus to their respective race starting line on race morning. Participants who did not use the official race booking code to reserve a room at the Hilton El Conquistador will need to drive to one of the satellite parking areas and take a shuttle to the respective race starting line.
ATTENTION: TAKE NOTE OF PARKING LOCATION CHANGES NEW THIS YEAR
- Walkers and those expecting to finish the Full Marathon near the 1PM cutoff are encouraged to start 1 hour early at 6AM to avoid being pulled from the course. Use the very first shuttle bus.
- Race shuttles will depart from the locations and times listed below, on Saturday morning:
50K, MARATHON and MARATHON RELAY
All shuttle buses for 50K, MARATHON and MARATHON RELAY will depart from Oracle School District, 2618 WEST EL PASEO Oracle, AZ 85623.
All shuttle buses for the HALF MARATHON will depart from Canyon Del Oro High School, 25 W. Calle Concordia, Oro Valley, AZ 85704. Parking Lot is on the WEST SIDE OF CDO HIGH SCHOOL, just off Oracle Rd (south of the Hilton El Conquistador).
- ORACLE TO CATALINA 50K
Shuttle departure time: 5:00am-5:15am
- FULL MARATHON & MARATHON RELAY
Shuttle departure time: 5:30am-6:00am
- HALF MARATHON
Shuttle departure time: 5:15am-5:40am
SHUTTLE BUSES TO STARTING LINE FOR GUESTS OF THE HILTON EL CONQUISTADOR: Shuttles for those participants who reserved a room using the official race booking code (TUSM) at the Hilton El Conquistador will be available in front of the hotel at the following times listed below (but it’s best not to wait for the last bus). A wristband will be provided by staff at Packet Pick-Up. You will need to show your wrist band to board these buses on race morning. IF YOU ARE AT THE HILTON AND NOT BOOKED UNDER THE OFFICIAL BOOKING CODE YOU CAN NOT BOARD THE BUS. (Parking for each event listed above)
- FULL MARATHON & RELAY
Shuttles depart: 5:00am – 5:20am
- HALF MARATHON
Shuttles depart: 5:15am – 5:40am
RETURN SHUTTLES TO OFFICIAL PARKING LOCATIONS & HILTON EL CONQUISTADOR: shuttle buses will provide return transportation from the Finish Line to the Official Race Satellite Parking lots, as well as the Hilton El Conquistador Resort, on race day from 8:45am until 1:30pm. Buses will pick-up just outside the gate of the Golder Ranch Fire Station.
MARATHON / FIRST LEG MARATHON RELAY RUNNERS: Participants NOT staying at the Hilton El Conquistador Resort under the official race room block that offers direct shuttle service to the FULL MARATHON starting line, MUST take a shuttle bus to the official starting line of the Full Marathon.
Please follow the instructions of the volunteers and police officers. Parking randomly along roadways and side streets will only add to the congestion. Please arrive early to avoid missing a shuttle., which will depart from the lots between 5:00am – 5:20am – Last Bus Departs at 5:20am.
SPECTATOR & FINISH LINE PARKING: There are only two locations on the course for spectators to view their runner. Please CLICK HERE to download a copy of the Spectator and Finish Line Parking Map. Parking at the race Finish Line, located at the Golder Ranch Fire Station, is not allowed. Spectators will park at the Coronado Middle School (3401 E. Wilds Road, just off Oracle Rd./Hwy 77) and walk an easy 1 mile to the Finish Line. IMPORTANT: please do not park in the Basha’s plaza! Due to overflow in previous years, space was not available for patrons of the businesses in the Plaza. Thank you for your cooperation.
FINISH LINE: All races finish at the Golder Ranch Fire Station, where there is music and plenty of space for family and friends. Please note, water and food is only available for race participants. Spectators should be prepared with their own fluids and snacks if they expect to be outside for an extended period of time since the location has little shelter from the sun. Click on the following link for a map: FINISH LINE MAP