The 3rd annual Run for the Oaks event will be held on Saturday, August 4th at Left Coast Cellars (~20 minutes outside Salem).
All proceeds from the race, food, and wine sales for the day will benefit the Oak Savanna Restoration Project.
Left Coast Cellars has over 100 acres of ecological compensation areas and 70 acres of old growth oak forest. Through time the forest has become populated with invasive species and our goal is to restore the forest to a native oak savanna. We have partnered with the US Fish and Wildlife Service. They will provide the technical expertise for the restoration as well as help us to match any funds we are able to raise ourselves with Federal and State grants. The forest will be a permanent wildlife refuge in the center of our estate and create habitat for native plants, wildlife, birds and insects as well as improving the watershed.
The course will be primarily on gravel roads, with some sections of trail and pavement. In true winery fashion, it is a rolling course, so save your legs! Participants will enjoy views of the beautiful wine country and old growth oak savannas.
Following the race, there will be wine tasting for participants held at the Treehouse Pavilion. Come to run or walk – it’s a great event!
Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018
Time: 10K: 9:00 AM | 5K run or walk: 9:15 AM
Where: Left Coast Cellars |4225 N Pacific Highway West, Rickreall, OR
Price: 10K: $55 | 5K run or walk: $45
Registration: Online here (register by 7/10 to guarantee shirt size!)
Registration Includes: Race logo Patagonia t-shirts, UCAN hydration, complimentary wine tasting after the run, GoVino wine glass, awards, and professional chip timing