Half Marathon

Course Map

BMO Vancouver Half Marathon Map

Kilometre Markers

The BMO Vancouver Half Marathon course is marked every kilometre and every five miles.

Stations – 8

Water Station: All stations on course
Nuun Electrolyte Drink: Station 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 & 8
Medical Station: Station 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8
CLIF Gels/Bloks Station: Station 3
Food Station (Bananas): Station 5

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Start Line Map

Finish Line Map

BMO Vancouver Marathon - Street Festival

The Finish Line is located on W Pender St between Bute & Thurlow.

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The Street Festival is located on W Hastings St between Bute & Burrard.

Turn by Turn

START on Midlothian Ave

  • Bear left as Midlothian Ave turns into 29th Avenue
  • Right onto Cambie St
  • Continue down Cambie and over Cambie Street Bridge
  • Bear right onto the exit ramp down to Pacific Blvd (East)
  • Continue East passing BC Place Stadium and Science World
  • Proceed South on Quebec St about halfway between E 1st Ave and E 2nd Ave then turnaround 
180 degrees
  • Return North on Quebec St
  • Pass the Dr. SunYat-Sen Chinese Garden on the left
  • Left onto West Pender St and under the Chinatown Millennium Gate
  • Left onto Homer St
  • Left onto Robson St
  • Right onto Hamilton St (turns into Mainland St after crossing Smithe St)
  • Left onto Davie St
  • Right onto Pacific Blvd
  • Cross at Richards St from the westbound to eastbound (on-coming) lanes on Pacific
  • Left onto Granville St (under the Granville Street Bridge)
  • Right onto Beach Ave
  • HALFWAY Cross Jervis St. (Continue on Beach Ave)
  • Continue on Beach Ave (becomes Stanley Park Drive) into Stanley Park to Second Beach
  • Left into the Second Beach parking lot
  • Exit the parking lot onto Stanley Park Drive with a hard right
  • Left onto North Lagoon Drive
  • Left through the underpass
  • Left onto Pipeline Rd
  • Right onto Stanley Park Drive
  • Follow Stanley Park Drive around Brockton Point
  • Bear left into the parking lot after Avison Way (entrance to the Aquarium) and onto the Seawall
  • Right (South) onto Denman St off Seawall
  • Left onto West Georgia St directly onto the sidewalk
  • Bear left onto West Pender St, cross Bute St and arrive at the FINISH LINE

Download the turn by turn descriptions here.

For more on the neighbourhoods we run through, please visit runvan.org/community

Half Marathon: QE Park Start; Cambie North 1-3KM; Chinatown 4-7KM; Yaletown 7-10KM; West End past Sunset Beach and English Bay 10-12KM; Stanley Park 12-20KM; Downtown Vancouver 20-21.1KM

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