The Lost Dutchman Marathon

Sunday, February 14, 2016

About the Lost Dutchman Marathon

The Lost Dutchman Marathon, Inc.

The Lost Dutchman Marathon, Inc. is a public charity run by an all-volunteer board of directors and officers with proceeds directed to local youth organizations focused on the economically disadvantaged.

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Lost Dutchman Marathon Mountainbrook Village Water Station in Gold Canyon Awaiting Runners
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15th Annual Lost Dutchman Marathon

2016 will be the 15th Annual Lost Dutchman Marathon. The marathon, associated races and activities are held every President's Day weekend in Apache Junction, Arizona.

Run at the base of Superstition Mountain near the rumored site of the legendary Lost Dutchman Mine, this event is a favorite of serious marathoners and casual runners alike. The marathon follows a USATF-certified course and can be used as a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. 

The event features a pre-race campfire, and includes a 2 Mile Fun Run, 8K Trail Run, 10K and Half Marathon in addition to the marathon itself.

Feedback: “For anyone looking for beauty as well as a great, well-supported run, look no further than the Lost Dutchman.” Visit our photo gallery to see what past events looked like.

This charity event is supported by a strong group of sponsors and volunteers.


Lost Dutchman Marathon contact information is available on our contact page. Select the appropriate page for more information about running, volunteering, becoming a sponsor or becoming a vendor.

Lost Dutchman Marathon Board of Directors and Working Committee

Lost Dutchman Board of Directors

Front row: Liz Langenbach, Jodi Ehrlich, Tayna Loftis, Jay Reynolds, Sarah Stone, Terry Barwick, Bob Benjamin, Sara Feraldi
Back row: Kristie Falb, Grady McEachern, Jeff Kopp, James Wasson, Chris Giles, Darch Oborne, Dennis Lusk, Clark Smithson, James Lusk
Not Pictured: Rick Hardina.