The course begins in Folsom on the American River Bike Trail at Beals Point State Park. The out-and-back course first travels south on the trail through Negro Bar State Park to the Hazel Avenue Bridge, turning North and proceeding through Willow Creek State Park. The Half Marathon turnaround at the Mississippi Bar on the American River Bike Trail just short of Main Avenue. The 50K will start with an out-and-back to Cavitt Middle School before heading south on the American River Bike Trail.
Local time: 5:53 AM
The Marathon and Half Marathon courses are on a paved bike trail.