The inaugural Hancock Marathon is set for Sunday September 30, 2018 at Hancock, MD. This race uses the scenic C&O Canal Towpath for the course. The marathon starts at 8:00AM, and the half marathon starts at 8:15AM. This race will be the fifth and final event in the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series. The other events in the Series are the Brush Tunnel Marathon and Half, the GAP Marathon and Half, the GAP Trestles Marathon and Half, and the Barnum Rail Trail Marathon and Half. In order, the series races take place in MD, MD, PA, WV, and MD. Run one, some, or all the Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series races.
The image above is a view of the course looking west from near the race start/finish which is 200 feet south of C&O Bicycle at 9 S Pennsylvania Avenue Hancock, MD 21750. The entire scenic course can be viewed at maps.google.com since the C&O Towpath has been street view mapped just like 99% of all American roads. A link to a spot not too far from the race start/finish can be viewed at this link.