THE 5TH ANNUAL KLICKITAT TRAIL RUN!!!
THE Columbia Gorge Running Club working with Community Enrichment for Klickitat County (CEKC) and support from the Klickitat Trail Conservancy presents to you it’s
2017 KLICKITAT TRAIL MARATHON – HALF & 5k Run!
THIS run counts towards the WASHINGTON HALF AND FULL SERIES CHALLENGE!!!!!
THIS is a FUNDRAISING event benefiting two communities - THE KLICKITAT YOUTH CENTER and the LYLE ACTIVITY CENTER.
TWO Communities Coming Together To Make A Difference!!
THIS EVENT will be held @ Klickitat Youth Center, 92 Main Street, Klickitat, WA 98628
ENJOY the Canyon Walls as you run next to the gorgeous Klickitat River and the most beautiful Autumn Colors!
This years registration on ULTRA SIGNUP closes Friday November 3rd. There is a $10. price increase starting November 1st that runs thru Day-of Registration on all races. (With the exception of UNDER AGE of 18 is FREE FOR THE 5K RACE!) We will start registration and sign-in @ 7:00 am and go until 9:30am at the Jerry Lynch Community Center formally known as Klickitat Youth Center @ 92 Main Street - Klickitat WA 98602
Park your car at the Youth Center parking lot - overflow parking available at the Klickitat school across the street.
Shuttle buses will be located in front of Youth Center and depart from the Center to start locations - 5K @ 9:45am and Half Marathon @ 10am.
This is an Out and Back Course Starting on the Trail across the street from the Youth Center - Start Time is 8am - Medium Technical (due to rocky areas) - Slow low grade decline the first 13.1 miles of 500' elevation and the return a slow low grade incline of 500' total. There are 7 aid stations on this course at or near miles 4* 7* 10* 13* 16* 19* & 22*. Porta Potties are located near miles 3* 13* & 10. Finish Line is Located in Front of the Youth Center. This is an Amazingly Jaw Dropping Beautiful Scenic Course!!! Ultra signup Registration thru October 31st = $63 - November 1st thru Same Day Registration = $73
Shuttle Bus departs the Youth Center at 10am and drops off at start location in Lyle WA. This is a Point to Point Course Starting on Mile Marker "0". Start Time is 10:30am. This is a Medium Technical Trail ( due to rocky areas) - Slow grade Incline of 500' over the full Course. There are 3 aid stations on this course at or near miles 3* 6* & 9*. Porta Potties are at Start location as well as near Mile 10. This trail is an incredible scenic path that follows along the BEAUTIFUL KLICKITAT RIVER. There are areas that are rocky as well as areas where you can pick up speed. This path is well marked and mile posts along the way. This course is both for runners and walkers. First aid responders will also be located at 9 mile aid station. Finish Line is located in front of the Youth Center - Online Registration Open Through October 31st = $33. Online November 1st and Day of Registration = $43.
This is a Medium Technical Course - For Walkers and Runners - Shuttle buses depart Youth Center at 9:45am and arrive at start location on trail. Race start time is 10am. There will be porta potties on location. This Course runs along the Beautiful Klickitat Trail. Finish Line is located in Front of the Youth Center. It has Rocky areas as well as smooth flat and fast surfaces! Free for kids under 18 on SAME DAY SIGN UP! Registration for adults are = $13 online thru October 31st. November 1st thru same day sign up = $23
ALL RACE FINISHERS will get a FINISHER MEDALLION!!
THERE WILL BE FIRST PLACE WINNING PLAQUES FOR EACH RACE BOTH MALE AND FEMALE CATEGORIES!
Age Categories will be separated and broken down to make and female 19 and under / 20-29 /30-39/ 40-49 / 50-59 / 60-69 / 70-79 / 80-89 / 90-99...
!!!!AFTER EVENT CELEBRATION!!!
CELEBRATION STARTS AT 11AM and Continue until 3pm! There will be MUSIC - BOOTHS AND HOMEMADE HOT DELICIOUS SOUPS ~ CHILI ~ BREADS AND PASTRIES!!
Local time: 7:20 AM
THERE WILL BE PRIZE DRAWINGS AND ALL AGES ARE ELIGIBLE!
Mt Hood Meadows have been gifting us with Ski Lift Tickets for Two for the past 4 years!! I can't guarantee that we will get them again this year - but Just saying - We do have nice prizes!!
2017 LONG SLEEVE COTTON T-SHIRTS and HOODED SWEATSHIRTS AVAILABLE ON ULTRASIGNUP REGISTRATION CHECK-OUT PURCHASE OPTION
YES!! WE WILL HAVE GOODIE BAGS AT THE RACE!!!
*************The 5th Annual Klickitat Trail Run*******
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! IS GIVING BACK THIS YEAR !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
This year we will be giving out two $500 Scholarships to The winners' Accredited College or Trade School 😃😃
Here’s How it Works ;
1) Must sign up and complete either The 5th Annual 2017 Klickitat Trail Run Marathon or Half Marathon.
2) Enter "Special Scholarship Entry" located at sign-in station.
3) Earn extra entries by correctly answering trivia questions (given out at Aid Stations).
4) Ages 17 - 100 may enter.
5) Must be enrolled in either an Accredited College or Accredited Trade School by October 1st 2018.
6) Scholarship is NOT transferrable.
7) There will be Two Winners selected by a drawing.
8) Winners will be announced at ending Festivities!