Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 @ 7:30 AM
Registration Opens Tue. Sep 29, 2020 @ 10:00 AM ET

Race on sale 6/8/2020

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Race schedule!

Friday December 11, 2020 5:30-8:00 PM Packet pick - non mandatory at Bigg Daddys Restaurant 807 Edelweiss Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
come hang out and drink beers and have good food with us!

Saturday December 12, 2109


Packet Pick up 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Pre race meeting at 7:15 AM at the start
Race starts at 7:30AM

Race starts and finishes at the field on Unicoi Bottoms Rd within Unicoi State Park

Book a room at the lodge at Unicoi State Park and tell them you are with our race for a special discount code "RUN"

About the Helen Holiday Half

This race is all about the holidays and having a good time!

All runners get a hat/beanie, finishers pint glass, A BADASS MEDAL, and a high five.
This is not a road race.
There are no mile markers or age group awards this a a trail race.

Overall top three male and female get unique custom awards for races

See course map and information on

Additional Information

We have beer and lite food at the finish!

Cutoff time for the is 6 hours! This is a walker friendly course but you still must meet cutoffs. The biggest cutoff is the first one to Anna Ruby Falls parking lot, 4.5 miles into the race. You have 90 minutes to do this! NO EARY STARTS! You are responsible for following course markings. Be alert and aware of passing cars at road crossings. We welcome back of the packers, but to make the cutoff you might need to be run walking the flats and downhills.

Follow updates on the race on RunBum Facebook page.
Any questions -- please email

we do not mail swag. There are no refunds, transfers or deferments.

Local time: 4:20 AM


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