Marathon

The Marathon course starts at 06:30 A.M. from Dinner Plain Resort (Day Shelter) and heads up the Great Alpine Road through Mount Hotham Village to a turnaround point at CRB Depot at Mount St Bernard.

On the outbound leg, runners will run in the left hand lane (heading towards Harrietville) in the centre of the road.

At CRB depot they do a U Turn to the left and return on the shoulder of the road, through Hotham Village and back to Dinner Plain.

Drink Stations offering water and Hammer sports drink will be located at:

Hotham Resort entry gate 7 km
Mount Hotham main car park 13 km
Blowhard Hut 17 km
CRB Depot (turnaround) 21 km
Blowhard Hut 25 km
Mount Hotham main car park 29 km
Hotham Resort entry gate 35 km
Finish - Dinner Plain 42 km

Half Marathon

The half marathon starts at 07:00 A.M. at the main car park in Hotham Heights.

On the outbound leg, runners will run in the left hand lane (heading towards Harrietville), in the centre of the road up to Blowhard Hut and then do a U Turn to the left – avoiding crashing into marathon runners and then run on the verge of the road towards Mt Hotham/Dinner Plain in the right hand lane (heading towards Dinner Plain).

Half Marathon runners must park at Dinner Plain, register and board the bus to the start line at Mt Hotham no later than 06:25 A.M.

Blowhard Hut 4 km
Mount Hotham main car park 8 km
Hotham Resort entry gate 14 km
Finish - Dinner Plain 21 km