Great River Road Run

Great River Road Run


Welcome to the official Great River Road Run website.

Hamilton Illinois to Nauvoo Illinois

One of the most scenic sports races in America!

October 10, 2015 at 8:00am. 


Events Available

1/2 Marathon Walk/Run
5K Walk/Run
10K Walk/Run
13.1 or 55 Mile Bike Ride

This is our 4th ANNUAL race. If you participated in the past and have ideas that you would like to share so that we can make our run/walk/ride even better, please send your thoughts via email to

We offer a ½ marathon walk/run, 5K walk / run a 10K walk / run as well as a 13.1 and 55 mile bike ride.  The race begins in Hamilton, Illinois, travels along the mighty Mississippi and ends in Nauvoo, Illinois at the state park. 
We provide transportation back to the start line after the race. 

 The Great River Road Run is one of the most scenic sport races in America and the proceeds benefit the Hancock County, Illinois Food Pantries. 

Photo below is the Run/Walkers at the starting line! 2014 GRRR

Website Builder