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Post Canyon 50K

August 19, 2023

Hood River, OR

Run the spectacular Post Canyon 50K in Hood River, Oregon on August 19, 2023. Experience the breathtaking views of the Columbia River Gorge with a challenging half marathon course. Sign up today!
Run the spectacular Post Canyon 50K in Hood River, Oregon on August 19, 2023. Experience the breathtaking views of the Columbia River Gorge with a challenging half marathon course. Sign up today!
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About The Post Canyon 50K

The Post Canyon 50K Half Marathon in Hood River, Oregon is a great way to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature. The race takes place on August 19th, 2023 and consists of a single loop that is roughly 17 miles long. You’ll traverse through forest trails, meadows and old-growth forests as you make your way around the course.

The scenery along the route is breathtakingly beautiful with lush greenery and stunning views of Mount Hood, one of Oregon’s highest peaks. There are plenty of opportunities to get some amazing photos along the route so be sure to bring your camera! During this time of year you can expect warm temperatures during the day with cool evenings – perfect for running!

In terms of crowds, there will be a few hundred people taking part which makes it quite an intimate experience compared to larger races like marathons or ultra marathons. The atmosphere at Post Canyon 50K Half Marathon will be relaxed yet competitive – everyone wants to do their best but also have fun doing it! It’s definitely not about coming first but rather enjoying every step taken along the journey.

What makes this half marathon special is that it offers runners access to some unique terrain that cannot be found anywhere else in Hood River or even nearby regions! With over 2200 feet elevation gain throughout the course and technical sections that require agility and skill, this race provides an excellent challenge for experienced runners while still allowing beginner level athletes an opportunity to participate too. Plus if you’re looking for something extra special then why not sign up for a guided tour? A guide will accompany you throughout your run providing insights into local flora & fauna as well as other interesting tidbits about life in Hood River – what better way could there possibly be enjoy such a magnificent event?

All things considered, if you’re looking for an exciting adventure within natural surroundings then look no further than Post Canyon 50K Half Marathon in Hood River on August 19th 2023 – I guarantee it won’t disappoint!