Newport Half Marathon

Event Date

Sat, Sep 13, 2014


Newport, OR

About This Activity

This is very scenic and varied run. It goes up a lake road and back to a wetland trail and out to hard packed sand to a lighthouse headland and to the river jetty and finish back at Historic Nye Beach. The goodie bag is a reusable shopping bag with a running hat, Mo's Clam Chowder token, Cliff bar, and gift certificates. The race helps a non-profit build a family Aquatic Park.

Event schedule and times

Starts 8:00 am at Newport High School 300 NE Eads St. Newport. Parking at school a shuttle will be availabe from Nye Beach finish to High School. Arrive 7:30 am. The course is shaded except for the beach. You will be running on pavement, gravel, hard sand. See website for course, it is a mostly flat except for a few hills at the reservoir road. Very scenic course. If you can have someone pick you up at the Nye Beach Turnaround finish or have them drive the car to the finish.

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