[Updated to reflect 2018 course!]
This illustrated marathon map by Cape Horn Illustration shows all the incredible scenes and amazing sites along the course of the Chicago Marathon, from Millennium Park to Lincoln Park to Michigan Avenue.
Have you conquered Chicago? This map is a perfect addition to an office or room in your home, artwork to show off a great achievement.
This marathon map also makes a perfect gift to the runners in your life. Give them the gift of remembering one of what was surely one of their great milestones in life.
Drawing in careful detail in pen and ink, I made this map as one of my series of illustrated course maps for runners by a runner. I want to help runners (and even non-runners) experience what it's like to go through 26.2 miles of highs and lows, before coming through the finish line!
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