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Almaden Hills Trail Run

November 4, 2023

San Jose, CA

Take on the challenge of the Almaden Hills Trail Run! Join thousands of runners on this scenic 13.1 mile course through San Jose on November 4th, 2023. Experience the beauty of California!
Take on the challenge of the Almaden Hills Trail Run! Join thousands of runners on this scenic 13.1 mile course through San Jose on November 4th, 2023. Experience the beauty of California!
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About The Almaden Hills Trail Run

The Almaden Hills Trail Run in San Jose, California on 4 November, 2023 is an exciting and challenging half marathon experience. The course rises and falls through the hills of the surrounding countryside offering breathtaking views of San Jose as you run along a mix of trails and quiet roads.

The terrain consists mainly of single-track trail with some stretches that are slightly more technical than others. There are also a few short sections on paved road to give runners a well-deserved break from the rugged trails. Despite its hilly nature, this race offers plenty of flat sections so it can be enjoyed by all levels of runner.

November in San Jose typically brings mild temperatures with highs in the mid 60s Fahrenheit (15 – 19 Celsius). Rain isn’t common at this time but if there’s any precipitation during your race, it will likely be light rain or drizzle rather than full downpours. This makes for comfortable running conditions no matter what the weather is like outside!

Crowds for this event tend to be small but enthusiastic which adds to its charm! Many local residents participate each year so you’ll get lots of friendly faces cheering you on throughout your run. If you’re looking for something unique about this half marathon it would have to be its location: nestled within one of Northern California’s most beautiful landscapes gives runners an unforgettable experience they won’t soon forget!

Overall, the Almaden Hills Trail Run on 4 November 2023 is an excellent event that caters to all levels and abilities while providing stunning scenery and great camaraderie among participants! With its varied terrain and mild temperatures, it’s sure to provide a memorable running experience that will stay with you long after crossing the finish line.