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Smith Rock Road Half Marathon

Smith Rock Road Half Marathon

Bend, Oregon, USA | TBD

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This Mother's Day holiday road race features two great distances that provide amazing views of the Cascade mountains - the sheer rock faces at Smith Rock State Park, and the unique beauty of the area. Both courses are relatively fast courses with minimal elevation change. Moms receive a finish line rose and are entered to win a free spa package!

 

Race Perks
BeerStroller-Friendly

Why We Love It

Bend is a tourist destination that sits next to the Cascade Mountain range. A bicycle-friendly town home to numerous breweries and golf courses, it is most known for its outdoor recreation such as rock climbing, mountain biking, and white water rafting on the Deschutes River.

Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do

Smith Rock State Park

A rugged and beautiful park known for its river canyons and challenging rock climbing. Try the Misery Ridge hike, which is popular for gorgeous scenic views. Activities: camp, climb, fish, hike, picnic.

Old Mill District

Once the site of two lumber mills, this vibrant area is now known for its shops, restaurants and entertainment.

Mt. Bachelor

A dormant volcano used for year-round recreational activity including hiking trails, a bike park and a dining lodge. Activities: bike, disc golf, hike.

Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway

Not only is this route 66-miles (166 km) of geological beauty, but it is also a paradise for the outdoor enthusiast. Drive straight through or stop to take a hike, bike, kayak or even camp.

Bend Ale Trail

A cluster of Bend's breweries all ready to show off their stuff. Download the free app and collect stamps at a number of breweries to receive a prize. Check out Beer Town USA, but be smart - don't attempt all 14 locations in one day.

Average Temperature

High - 65°F (18°C) Low - 36°F (2°C)

Transportation

Airport

Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM)
18 mi (29 km) from Bend

Portland International Airport (PDX)
160 mi (258 km) from Bend

Train

None

Accommodations

DoubleTree Bend25.8 mi (41.5 km) from start/finish
Fairfield Inn Bend Downtown24.9 mi (40.1 km) from start/finish
Hampton Inn and Suites Bend27.4 mi (44.1 km) from start/finish
Hilton Garden Inn Bend27.0 mi (43.4 km) from start/finish
Mount Bachelor Village Resort28.5 mi (45.9 km) from start/finish
The Oxford Hotel Bend25.7 mi (41.4 km) from start/finish
TownePlace Suites Bend27.5 mi (44.2 km) from start/finish