White Salmon Backyard Half
Join us in the scenic Columbia River Gorge for this challenging trail half marathon (there is also a 4-miler that starts at the same time) that goes up and then down the beautiful trails above White Salmon. The race is a fundraiser for the White Salmon cross country team, and the registration fee is donation based ($35 being the suggested amount).
Strawberry Fields Forever
Choose from 10k, 50k, 100k and 100 miles - you have 30 hours. This is a 10k loop course in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, in a recreation area managed by the Corps of Engineers. It runs through field, forest, and along the majestic Columbia River. The course is dirt trail and graveled trail. There is roughly 200 feet of elevation gain and 200 feet of elevation loss. The start and finish of the loop are at the North Bonneville Ball Fields where participants can stop for refreshments as they are counted by the chip mat. Runners can put up a tent at the park for a change of gear or a nap. This is a great opportunity to test all your gear or your stamina with limited consequences!
Windy River RelayHood River Event Site Hood River, OR, United States
The Les Schwab Windy River Relay’s looped course has an epic start and finish on the Hood River Waterfront. It takes participants from downtown Hood River through the beautiful orchards, toward the Cascade Mountains’ majestic views and by serene waterways. The race has a fast second half with its downhill return to the Columbia River at Tamanawas Falls and Cold Spring Creek near Mt. Hood ending back at the Columbia River.
Bridge of the Gods Half MarathonColumbia Gorge
BREATHTAKING VIEWS, HISTORIC TRAIL A breathtaking run along the historic Columbia River Highway State Park trail. The Bridge of the Gods Half Marathon and 10K runs start on the Washington side of the spectacular Columbia River. As a competitor, you will be thrilled by the amazing views of the river directly underfoot, guaranteed to get your blood pumping before you reach the first mile. Walkers welcomed and celebrated! We offer a 7-hour half-marathon cut-off time.
Three Corner Rock 50k
This beautiful point to point trail race follows about 30 miles of the southbound Pacific Crest Trail starting at Whistle Punk trailhead and finishes in the town of North Bonneville, WA. Runners will take a short detour to enjoy the 360 degree view of majestic Cascade Range volcanoes from the top of Three Corner Rock. The course is demanding and the terrain ranges from soft forest floor to challenging, rocky creek beds. Capped at 100 athletes, this race is unpretentious and unique. Highlights include miles-long exhilarating descents, fresh huckleberries, the boundless enthusiasm and high fives of northbound PCT thru-hikers, and the low-key culture of a race that supports and celebrates the accomplishment of each runner who finishes or even attempts this tough course! Three Corner Rock proceeds benefits the local Stevenson High School Cross Country […]
Oxbow Trail RunsOxbow Regional Park 3010 SE Oxbow Parkway, Gresham, United States
The Oxbow Trail Runs a family fun event in the scenic Oxbow Regional Park, Metro, just outside Gresham on the Sandy River, about 30 minutes from downtown Portland. This year’s date for the Oxbow Trail Runs is September 17. Registration opens on June 26. The 5k is a kid-friendly course, only $25 for those 18 and under.