Run Wild Missoula

Snow Joke Half Marathon

Saturday, February 22, 2025

-148Days -12Hours -56Minutes -48Seconds

Snow Joke Half Marathon


Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 22, 2025 for the 46th edition of this iconic Western Montana Winter Tradition! 

Join us in Seeley Lake and challenge yourself to 13.1 blazing fast, freezing cold miles!  





February 22, 2025

Start Time:

11:00 AM

Start Location:

Seeley Lake Elementary School - 200 School Lane


  • $33 July 10th – August 5th 
  • $43 August 6th – September 23rd
  • $48 September 24th – January 20th
  • $53 January 21st – February 22nd

*RWM Members Receive a $3 Discount! 

As outlined in the race waiver & acknowledgement, entry fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-deferrable.

To view the RWM race cancellation policy, click here.

This race is capped at 750 participants. 

Packet pickup will be on Friday, February 21st Runner’s Edge [304 N Higgins, Downtown Missoula] from 3:00 PM to 5:45 PM.

Race Day packet pickup will be on February 22nd from 9:30 AM- 10:45 AM at Seeley Lake Elementary School.

Race Day Packet Pickup will end promptly at 10:45 AM on race morning. 

Start Time: 11:00 AM

Start/Finish Location: Seeley Lake Elementary School

Parking: Parking will be on local streets surrounding Seeley Lake Elementary school view the map here.

THIS IS A CUPLESS EVENT! All runners will have the option to take a HydraPak Speed Cup. You can fill this cup at aid stations and finish line. You may also fill you own hydration device (handheld, waist pack, bladder, etc.) at the aid stations.

This course is open to strollers and dogs. Please keep in mind that this race is in the winter in Montana and race day conditions can vary.


If you are participating with a dog, please disclose in your registration.

As a safety precaution, all participants must complete the highway portion of the course by 12:30 PM. This is just after mile 6. 


→ Click here for PDF Course Map with Elevation

Click here for Course Strava Map



All participants receive: 

  • Chip Timing
  • Custom Bib
  • Custom Snow Joke Half Marathon Medal
  • Each Participant will have the option of purchasing a long sleeve, tech shirt at registration check out! 
  • Each participant 21+ will receive ONE FREE BEER post-race, courtesy of, The Filling Station.

Cash Awards will be provided for the following participants:  

  • Top 3 Overall Males [$300, $150, $75]
  • Top 3 Overall Females [$300, $150, $75]
  • Top 3 Overall Nonbinary [$300, $150, $75]

Dog bone for first finisher in the Canine Division.

Seeley Lake Elementary School

Education – Experience- Action

Providing an education that transcends the four walls of the traditional classroom

Volunteer sign-up will open mid-January. 

Stay tuned! 

Click here for past Snow Joke results!

Questions? Email Us!


Thank you to our sponsors!







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- Audrey P.