Salmon Run

1/2 Marathon, 10k, 5k

One of Bend’s oldest organized races and a locals’ favorite! Kick off the race season with a true Bend tradition the second weekend in April. One of the first half marathons of  the year in the Northwest, it has long been central to the local racing scene. Because of its early-season timing, it is also an important race for runners looking to build a base for future half-marathons.

Choose your own migratory distance –Half Marathon, 10K, 5k or Little Fry Children’s Races. Experience the awesomeness of the salmon migration by completing your own Salmon Run! Begin and end your adventure along the Deschutes River and imagine what a river journey could be like for the mighty salmon. The backdrop couldn’t be more beautiful than the Deschutes River corridor in beautiful Bend, Oregon.

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