Calling all runners!
All aboard for flat and fast!
Don't let the train leave the station without you!
Half marathon, 10K and 5K
Used in the 1800s to transport gravel for the construction of the western section of the Transcontinental Railroad, the Western Pacific Trail now forms a part of this mostly-flat course where you can haul in a personal best!
All races begin and end at Quarry Lakes. The 10K and half marathon races go out along the Alameda Creek Trail. Trails are primarily dirt fire trails, with sections that include gravel (used by the parks to prevent erosion) and a short paved section.
Hikers/walkers/runners of all levels are always welcome!
Thank you to our race sponsors, through their contributions, our sponsors help keep entry costs down and expose our runners their outstanding products and services. Learn more about becoming a sponsor.