RACE LOCATION: Tusayan, AZ
The course begins at the new parking lot at the north end of Tusayan, AZ right outside the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
The elevation change on the course is marginal. A lot of people are surprised to see how high in elevation the rim of Grand Canyon is. While you start at 6651 feet, the total gain over the whole course is only 279 feet. The biggest changes are between miles 3 and 8.
You can also read a mile-by-mile description of the course here.
Grand Canyon Jeep Tours made a video of the entire course for your convenience! You can view the video here.