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Race Dates

2016: TBD
2015: Saturday, March 28, 2015

Course Information

Profile: Very Hilly
Type: Mostly Loop
Surface: Trail
Certified?: No

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 52°F (11°C)
Average High: 62°F (16°C)
Average Low: 43° F (6°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: N/A
Course Score: N/A

Race Size

2016: No Results
2015: 23 Finishers
2014: 42 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2016: N/A
2015: N/A
2014: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Pilot Mountain Payback Marathon course is a on a variety of trail terrains with lots of climbs and descents.

The course has 5 stream crossings, is 40% single track, 50% rolling bridal trail, 5% asphalt road and 5% dirt road.

Marathon Rankings

The Pilot Mountain Pay Back Marathon was the 622nd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 529th largest in 2014.

Elevation Chart

No course elevation available at this time.

Ratings & Reviews for the Pilot Mountain Pay Back Marathon

0 Stars from 1 Reviews

review of 2012 Pilot Mountain Pay Back Marathon.   

0 / 5 Stars


It was a super tough race, very fun though and I liked the hills/mountain.

Race Tips

The first half of the race is the worst, going up Pilot mountain, but on the way back down it was very fun and easy going for the most part.

Logistical Tips (Hotels, Restaurants, Parking, Discounts, etc.)

Finish Time Equivalent

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