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Half Marathon, 10k, 5k, or Kids Mile

The Half Marathon

Run from Vancouver lake, along a multi-use path to the Frenchmans Bar Park, along the mighty Columbia River.  Continue past the park with The Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on one side, and the river on the other. Head back along the same path but veer into Vancouver Lake Park for a beachfront finish.  The course is pancake flat, with only 120 feet of elevation over the entire course!

The Half Marathon Course is a USATF certified course. See the interactive map below for reference. Certificate from USATF.

Exact courses are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

The 10k

Run from Vancouver lake, along a multi-use path to the Frenchmans Bar Park, along the mighty Columbia River. After the wide open start for the first half mile, you'll be on a multi-use path with a slough on one side, and grasslands on the other, all part of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge. Head back along the same path but veer into Vancouver Lake Park for a beachfront finish.

Exact courses are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

The 5k

It starts on the flat, ends on the flat, and is flat in the middle.  After the wide open start for the first half mile, you'll be on a multi-use path with a slough on one side, and grasslands on the other, all part of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge.  Head back along the same path but veer into Vancouver Lake Park for a beachfront finish.

Exact courses are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

Kids Mile

This is the perfect experience for the kiddos.  Start out on the wide (CLOSED) street speedway for the first half-mile, then turn into the park, pass the beach, and finish on the lawn.
 

Exact courses are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices.