The St. Croix Crossing Half Marathon is July 27, 2024

Race Description

Date: July 27, 2024
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.
Distances: Half, 10K, 5K
Course Maps HERE
Fees can be found HERE

Find 2024
Results Here!

The St. Croix Crossing Half Marathon starts in western Wisconsin and ends in downtown Stillwater, Minnesota.

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This diverse course includes scenic tree-lined roads, picturesque farms, the beautiful Loop Trail between Minnesota and Wisconsin and crosses the majestic St. Croix Crossing bridge. Runners love this fully paved course finishing at the historic Stillwater Lift Bridge in downtown Stillwater. The St. Croix Crossing Half Marathon is soon to be a classic event.

Need more information about this race? Look HERE.

All the great stuff runners receive...

Runners Receive:

  • A great race experience with a choice of three distances, all on USA Track & Field (USATF) certified and sanctioned courses
  • Gender-specific, premium quality cotton blend shirt NOTE: Will Call and In-person registrants receive their race shirts after the event at packet pick-up (if your size is available) or in the mail following the event.
  • Collectible medals to all finishers – each year Run Stillwater medals fit together as a set to commemorate your season
  • Personalized race bibs up to 10 characters (Deadlines apply. See Race Pricing Schedule for details)
  • Timing by Mtec Results (Half, 10K, 5K) – a leader in race timing technologies and based in the Twin Cities
  • Participant tracking using the Mtec Results app. Track and easily share participant performance, see current and projected runner locations, view chip and gun times, get real-time results including overall and division place, and more
  • Bag drop at each start location with bags provided at the starts (clear, 15″ x 18″ with drawstring)
  • Pacers for half marathon runners
  • Staffed water stations to serve and cheer you on with water and Gatorade available (Most race-day support staff is provided as part of Run Stillwater’s Volunteer for Donation program. Learn more HERE.)
  • Restroom facilities at each start and at approximately two-mile intervals along the courses
  • Finish line recovery food and beverages – fruit, protein bars, salty snacks, Gatorade and bottled water
  • Selfie clock at the finish showing your name and time
  • Video finish accessible along with results at
  • Free photos available to download on Mtec Results and the Run Stillwater Facebook page
  • Shower facilities available at River Valley Athletic Club after the race for all registered runners – show your bib and bring your own towel
  • Keepsake age group awards – personalized with name, date, time, distance and division – for top three finishers in each age group (based on 10-year increments) are mailed to winners after the event
  • A Buy-One/Get-One at Lift Bridge Brewing for a cold beer or beverage! Redeemable at Lift Bridge Brewing Company tap rooms in Stillwater and New Richmond

… and more

Packet Pickup and In-person Registration...

Packet Pick-up and In-person Registration:

July 26, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Race day (July 27), 5:30 a.m.

Location: Water Street Inn; 101 Water Street, Stillwater MN 55082

NOTE: Runners will receive an email Thursday, July 25 with their bib number information. Remember this number. You will need it to pick up your packet.

Parking Information...

Parking for Packet Pick-up and Race Day

The city of Stillwater is now using Passport Parking technology in most downtown parking areas. Kiosks are available to pay for parking or use the Passport Parking mobile app to make parking fast and easy. Parking is free until 10:00 a.m. in most downtown paid parking areas. Check before you leave your vehicle. See the map for locations and check the city’s parking information for details about days and hours when fees are required.

Directions, recommended parking information and shuttle locations will be available closer to race day.

Race Day Information...

Race Day Information

Runners are sent an email Thursday before the race with their assigned bib number and other race information. Bib numbers can also be looked up at packet pickup. In the meantime, please see the Race Info page for answers to the most frequently asked questions.

On race day, runners take a shuttle marked with your distance to the start locations. The last shuttles to the starts leave downtown Stillwater at 6:30 SHARP to be sure all athletes are ready for the 7:00 a.m. start.

Looking for more info, like changing your distance, bag drop, pacers? Find it on the Race Info page.

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Where to go…
Here’s a downtown Stillwater map showing you the race day “where’s?”
Where to park? See the map
Where’s packet pick-up? We show you here
Where’s the bus? It’s marked (Buses are also marked for each distance. Please check before boarding.)
Where’s the finish? It’s shown too

More info is on the race info page.

Thank you to our 2024 Title Sponsor:

Run Stillwater, St. Croix Crossing Half Marathon, 5K race
Half Marathon: MN19037RR
10K: WI22001JHP
5K: MN19036RR
Pacing Provided by
Midwest Pacers