Hanmer Holiday Homes Alpine Marathon

5 Dec 2020

The Hanmer Holiday Homes Alpine Marathon is back!

5 Dec 2020

Hanmer Springs
Hanmer Springs

The Hanmer Holiday Homes Alpine Marathon, Half Marathon and 10km races run from Lake Tennyson, high in the alpine environment of the St James and Molesworth Stations. Following the Clarence River along quiet gravel roads and crossing Jacks Pass before descending to the village of Hanmer Springs. This is a unique race through stunning scenery.

The Marathon starts at Lake Tennyson (elevation of 1087m), undulating route on mostly gravel surface. Major uphill climb at 33km for 3km with elevation gain of 70m followed by 6km downhill with elevation loss of 380m to finish.



A shuttle service will operate to take you to the start line. You must use these shuttles and not arrange your own transport to the start of the race due to DOC constraints. The cost of the shuttle is included in your registration. All buses depart from The Domain, please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time. If you miss your bus you will be unable to start.

Marathon: Bus Departs 6.15am

Half Marathon - Race 1: Bus Departs 7.00am

Half Marathon - Race 2: Bus Departs 8.45am

10km Run/Walk - Bus Departs 10.30am


Make sure to get your accommodation booked early  

Limited entries - for more information and to register click here

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42 Amuri Avenue
Hanmer Springs
New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 315 0000
Free phone : 0800 442 663 (NZ only)