7:30AM marathon start; 8:30AM half marathon start. Race starts and finishes at the Rock Candy Mountain Parking Lot in Capitol Forest (outside of Olympia, WA). A tough course on technical trails (mostly single track, a little bit of dirt road). 8-hour marathon cut-off; 7 hour half marathon cut-off. Voted "Best Trail Race" by Competitor Running and "Gnarliest Race" by Outdoors Northwest Magazine. Race supports Friends of Capitol Forest.
November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving Day 2017). Oly Trot
Start/Finish at Heritage Park on Water Street. Olympia's own Thanksgiving Day fun run/walk! 4-miles of family friendly fun with a FREE Tot Trot for kids 8 years of age and younger! The event is for all ages and all abilities. Please bring at least 2 non-perishable food items to the race. Event supports the Thurston County Food Bank. More information at www.olytrot.com.
Porter Creek Trail Runs offers three (3) race distances (5K, 10-mile, 25K), a training group (for those interested), and an opportunity to show your holiday spirit in the great outdoors of the PNW. The event is low key, low cost. There *will* be a yule log. We can think of no better way to ring in the holiday season than on single track!
*** NO REFUNDS, TRANSFERS, OR EXCHANGES ON RACE ENTRIES. NO EXCEPTIONS. ***