Race Notes: This race will benefit the important work and efforts of the Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. The Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex support habitat restoration & public use at The Montezuma Wetlands Complex in upstate New York. Runners will be bused from the Montezuma Audubon Center (MAC) to the Howland Island Refuge (3.4mi.) for the ultimate nature and wildlife endurance event in NYS. The entire half marathon course takes place on Howland Island trails. The trails are dirt roads with a mowed grassy center.