Race Preview: It’s a Grape Run! (Milton-Freewater)

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Have plans August 17th? If not, you should take a road trip to Eastern Oregon and join other folks who live around Milton-Freewater and participate in the Rotary club’s annual It’s a Grape Run 5K. Supporting local children and the community, this family-friendly event promotes health while spreading Rotary’s message of goodwill, helping humanity through sustainable projects and helping the world become a better place.

When / Where: August 17th. Late registration and pack pick-up starts at 7 am. Race starts at 8 am.  Location Seven Hills Vineyard. Seven Hills Vineyard, 83501 Lower Dry Creek Rd, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862 Click her for Directions


Registration: Registration is $25. Early registration ends August 7th. Registration after August 7th is still $25 but does not include a T-shirt. Visit this web page to register.

Course: The course is run on gravel and paved roads through the Seven Hills Vineyard. With a maximum incline of 1,000 feet, this course provides flat stretches and a little challenge for the 5K race. Click here for a map of the course.

Milton-Freewater is located in Eastern Oregon, N.E. of I-84 and Pendleton, Or. It’s beautiful country out in Milton-Freewater and there are a plethora of orchards, wineries and breweries to peruse along with amazing views and trails to stroll or bike down. Just a few hours from downtown Portland, M-F is an ideal weekend getaway! Visit the city’s web page for more information on lodging, restaurants and things to do.

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