Spring Running Events in Portland Region
Vernonia Marathon and Half-Marathon
April 14 | 8:00 a.m. start | Registration $65-$80
This Boston Marathon qualifier is run on a point-to-point course, with 23 miles closed to vehicular traffic.
Tillamook Burn Trail Run
April 27-28 | 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. start | Registration $115-$150
This event is for the ultra-marathoner with a 50-mile and 50K option. The running course passes through the lush Tillamook Forest Center, providing views of waterfalls, spring blooms and fresh air coming in from the Oregon coastal range.
Hagg Lake Road Runs – 10.5-mile, 10K and 5K
May 4 | 9:00 a.m. start | Registration $35-$45
A popular sporting destination, take in views of the sparkling lake while you knock out a few miles.
Hippie Chick Half-Marathon, Quarter-Marathon and 5K
May 11 | 8:00 a.m. start | Registration $35-$45
Annually held over Mother’s Day weekend, this all-women event is fueled by female power.
Helvetia Half Marathon, 10K and 5K
June 8 | 8:00 a.m. start | Registration $39-$85
Often touted as one of the best half marathons in the northwest, this event displays the breathtaking views of the Tualatin Valley’s country roads.