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90 Days at a Glance Calendar

Tuesday, August 26
 
Summer Series #6 Interlaken Park 5K & 10K. Seattle. 6:30 p.m. Loop course includes paved roads, forest trails, stairs and a climb. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Wednesday, August 27
 
Marine Park 5K #1. Vancouver, WA. 7 p.m. Hosted by Hockinson H.S., flat out-and-back to Wintler Park. www.clarkcountyrunningclub.org
 
Saturday, August 30
 
Blackberry Festival 5K & 1 Miler. Bremerton. 9:30 a.m. Part of annual festival, kids’ dashes. www.blackberryfestival.org, (360) 473-5305.
 
Bunker to Bonneville 50K Ultra. North Bonneville. 7:30 a.m. Panther Creek Campground to Bonneville Hot Springs. www.cgrcb2b.com
 
Camano View 5K & 10K Dash. Camano Island. 9 a.m. Flat and fast course. www.skagitrunners.org
 
Lake Padden Relay. Bellingham. 10 a.m. 4 people run 2.6-mile legs or choose 10.35-mile individual run. www.gbrc.net
 
North County Road Run 25K, 10K & 5K. Lynden. 7:30 a.m. Courses wind through scenic roads of Whatcom County. www.northcountyroadrun.com
 
Over the Narrows Half Marathon & 5K. Gig Harbor. 8 a.m. Over Narrows Bridge and back. www.overthenarrows.com
 
Redmond Community 5K & 1K. Redmond. 10 a.m. XC style course in Hartman Park.www.redmondxc.blogspot.com
 
Robinson Park 10K. Moscow, ID. 8 a.m. 3rdrace in Palouse 10K summer series. www.palouseroadrunners.org
 
7K at Seven Bays.Seven Bays. 8 a.m. Course primarily on road, some hills. https://sites.google.com/site/the7katsevenbays
 
Titanium Man Tri. Richland. 1.5 K s, 40K b, 10K r. www.3rrr.org
 
Bonney Lake Tri. Bonney Lake. Sprint (.32 mi. s, 12.2 mi. b, 5K r) & Olympic. www.buduracing.com
 
Jedi Horsemanship Ride & Tie. Mt. Spokane.12 + 25 mi., or 2-day 25+55 & 25+50 Endurance Ride. www.rideandtie.org
 
Sunday, August 31
 
Labor Day Half Marathon* & 4 Miler. Redmond. 8 a.m. New Date! Super-flat course starts and finishes at Marymoor; part of PNW Open & Masters LDR Championships. www.labordayrun.com
 
Sporty Diva’s Bad Azz Back 2 Back. Lacey. 9 a.m. Distances from 5K to 50K offered on Sunday and Monday. www.sportydiva.com
 
Steve Braun Memorial Tri.Ocras Island. .25 mi. s, 15 mi. b, 3.5 mi. trail r. http://friendsofmoran.com/sbmt
 
 
SEPTEMBER
 
Monday, September 1
 
Little X 5K. Pasco. 9 a.m. All-ages race on Tri-Cities Intl. XC course. www.3rrr.org
 
Seahawks Kickoff 5K. Seattle. Event takes place at Century Link Field, finishers can see themselves on video boards; kids’ run. www.seahawks5k.com
 
Sporty Diva’s Bad Azz Back 2 Back. Lacey. 9 a.m. Distances from 5K to 50K offered on Sunday and Monday. www.sportydiva.com
 
Saturday, September 6
 
Subway Beast Mode Challenge 3.5 Miles. Snoqualmie/North Bend. Wave start. Find your inner beast mode on fun and challenging 3.5 mile obstacle course; benefits Marshawn Lynch’s Fam 1st Family Foundation. www.beastmodechallengeseattle.com
 
Color me Rad 5K. Seattle. Brighten your life with a fun color run. www.colormerad.com
 
Dash Point 10K & Half Marathon. Federal Way. 9:15 a.m. Non-technical, cushy and scenic trail, lots of aid. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Great Olympic Adventure Trail (GOAT) Marathon.Port Angeles. One-way marathon on single-track Olympic Adventure Trail, ends at Lake Crescent. www.greatoatrun.org
 
Lake Chelan Shore to Shore Marathon*, Half* & 10K*. Chelan. 7 a.m. Scenic point-to-point course, w/ more aid stations and chip timing for 2014. www.lakechelanmarathon.com
 
Reynvaan Memorial Run 10K, 5K, & 2K. Hoquiam. 9 a.m. Part of Hoquiam Loggers' Festival. http://funrun.cityofhoquiam.com, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile. Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress; meet at Magnuson Park boat ramp. (206) 527-5099.
 
Volcanic 50K. Mt. St. Helen’s. 7 a.m. Challenging, hilly and rugged course circumnavigates an active volcano. www.volcanic50.com
 
Cottage Lake Tri and Tri Again. Woodinville. .25 mile s, 9.2 mile b, 1.6 mile r; kids’ tri. www.marymeyerlifefitness.com
 
Iron Horse Traverse.North Bend. 70 miles of paddling, riding and running, team or solo. www.ironhorserelay.com
 
Lake Stevens Tri. Lake Stevens. Sprint: .25 mile s, 9.8 mile b, 3.2 mile r, & Olympic. www.buduracing.com
 
Tsunami Sprint. Usk. .61 mi. s, 14.5 mi. b, 4 mi. r. www.tsunamisprint.com
 
Sunday September 7
 
Booking It Cross Country 2K & 5K. Ft. Steilacoom. 10 a.m. Provides scholarships for students in Africa. http://thelesothoconnection.org & FB page.
 
Moscow Mountain Madness 50K, Half Marathon & 5 Miler. Moscow, ID. 7 a.m. Mostly technical single-track, rugged and gorgeous. www.palouseroadrunners.org
 
N.A.M.E.S. Foundation 5K &10K. Bothell. 8 a.m. Benefits military families’ communication with deployed servicemen. www.thenamesfoundation.org
 
Skagit Flats Marathon* & Half*. Burlington. 8 a.m. Flat and fast course through Skagit Valley; 6-hr cut-off. www.skagitflatsmarathon.com
 
Sundae Sunday 10 Miler.Spokane. Scenic route through Riverside State Park, fee includes post-race ice cream. www.brrc.net, (509) 624-4297.
 
Women of Wonder 5K & 10K. Seattle. 9:30 a.m. Stroller-friendly run celebrates Moms and all women; kids’ dash and team option. www.promotionevents.com, (206) 729-9972.
 
Escape from the Rock Tri. Mercer Island. .5 mile s, 12 mile b, 2.5 mile r. www.envirosports.com
 
Saturday, September 13
 
Anne Jackson Memorial 5K* & 10K* Run & 2 Mile Walk. 9:30 a.m. Burlington. Benefits animal shelter; walk is dog-friendly. www.skagithumane.com, (360) 757-0445.
 
Connell Harvest Trot 5K. Connell. 7:30 a.m. DOR okay, pancake breakfast follows race. www.eventbrite.com/e/harvest-trot-2014-registration-11512031797.
 
Discovery Trail Half Marathon*. Long Beach. 9 a.m. Scenic course through the dunes, many prizes. www.beachtochowder.com
 
Fairhaven Runners Waterfront 15K. Bellingham. 8:30 a.m. Flat and scenic USATF-certified course. www.cob.org, (360) 778-7000.
 
Farm to Market Fun Run 5K & 2K. Quincy. www.runwenatchee.com, www.quincyvalley.org, (509) 398-6704.
 
Guts N Glory Dash 5K. Kennewick. Obstacle run, all proceeds go to local non-profits. www.gutsnglorydash.com
 
Harvest Trot 5K. Connell. 7:30 a.m. 1 mile Tot Trot too. www.3rrr.org
 
Heart & Stroke 5K*. Spokane. Chip-timed run encourages healthy lifestyles. www.SpokaneHeartWalk.org
 
Hope Run 5K & 10K. Spokane. 9 a.m. On Children of the Sun trail in North Spokane. www.hoperunspokane.com
 
Jordan Crouch Memorial 5K. Vancouver, WA. 9 a.m. Course starts at Marine Park and runs along Columbia river. http://www.wix.com/jordo2010/jordo2011#!
 
Kelso Highlander Festival Kilted 5K. Kelso. 8 a.m. Flat and fast course at Tam O’Shanter Park. www.kelso.gov, (360) 423-0900.
 
Middle Green River Coalition 5K & 10K. Auburn. Non-technical, well-maintained trails featuring open meadows and wetlands. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
9/11 Heroes Run 5K & 1.5 Miler.Mercer Island. 9 a.m. Honors service and sacrifices of veterans, first responders, civilians and military. www.travismanion.org/911-heroes-run
 
Plain Endurance 100 Miles & 100K. Wenatchee. 5 a.m. 36-hour time limit, veteran relay option. www.cascaderunningclub.com
 
Puffer Butte Huff & Puff Run 2 & 5 Mile Trail Runs. Clarkston. 9 a.m. At Field Springs State Park. www.seaportstriders.com, (509) 843-7066.
 
Rock the Green 5K & 10K. Auburn. Non-technical and well-maintained trails through Auburn Narrows Natural Area. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Run 4 Hope 10K & 5K. Seatac. 8 a.m. Dog and kiddie events too. www.voseattle.org
 
Run for Recovery 5K. Yelm. 10 a.m. Celebrate National Recovery Month, hosted by Truly Motivated Transitional Living. www.tmtl.org
 
Run or Dye 5K. Ridgefield. Get showered in safe, eco-friendly, plant-based cornstarch dye. www.runordye.com
 
Run to Stop Human Trafficking 5K. Richland. 8 a.m. Columbia Point Marina Park. www.3rrr.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Run, Walk & Stroll 5K. Arlington. 9 a.m. Run along Centennial Trail, sponsored by Life House Ministries & Hope Unlimited. www.lifehousewa.org
 
Run with the Guys Half Marathon & 5K. Soap Lake. 8 a.m. Half runs around lake. ulbfit.com
 
Salmon Run 12K & 5K. Ft. Lewis.12K loops McChord Airfield, 5K is out and back; kids’ dash. www.jblmmwr.com/races, (253) 967-4768.
 
The Slime Run 5K. Carnation. 10 a.m. Course filled with obstacles and “slime zones”; kids’ run. www.theslimerun.com
 
Zombie Run & Tag 2 Miler. Tacoma. 4:30 p.m. Run through Wright Park as a human or Zombie; age appropriate “tag games” too. www.metroparkstacoma.org/runwright
 
Black Diamond Long Course Tri & Du. Enumclaw. Tri: half “Iron”, Du: 1.4 mi. r, 56 mi. b, 13.1 mi. r. www.aasportsltd.com/blackdiamond
 
Sunday, September 14
 
AquaRun for a Child 5K. Tacoma. Waterfront course; benefits children in foster care. www.aquarunforachild.org, (253) 740-9872.
 
Black Diamond Half Marathon. Enumclaw. 9:05 a.m. Part of multi-sport weekend of fun, fitness and festivities. www.aasportsltd.com/blackdiamond
 
Heroes for Hope 5K & 10K. Vancouver, WA. 10 a.m. Raises funds for childhood cancer charities; kids’ dash. www.heroesforhoperace.org
 
You Go Girl Half Marathon* & 10K*. Tacoma. 8:45 a.m. Course highlights natural beauty of Tacoma, pace groups & girls’ 1K. www.runyougogirl.com
 
Aquathon for a Child.Tacoma. 1.5 mi. s, 5K run. www.aquarunforachild.org
 
Black Diamond Olympic & Sprint Tris & Dus. Enumclaw. Du: 1.4 mi. r, 40K b, 10K r. Sprint Tri: .25 mi. or .5 mi. s, 11 mi. b, 2.8 mi r. www.aasportsltd.com/blackdiamond
 
Tri Turtle Tri. Seabeck. .5 mile s, 15.6 mile b, 3.4 mile r. www.triturtletri.com
 
Saturday, September 20
 
Army Base Race Half Marathon & Cadet 5K. Selah. 8 a.m. Course runs out to Yakima Training Center Army base. www.discoverselah.com, (509) 698-7300.
 
Brighter Futures 5K. Olympia. 8 a.m. 100% pure fun family-friendly “color” run for all abilities. www.brighterfuturesrun.com
 
Columbia River Power Marathon, Half, 8K & 50K Ultra. Umitilla, OR. Crosses McNary Dam to run in OR & WA. www.columbiarivermarathon.com
 
Cooks Hill Challenge 10 Miles & 5K. Centralia. 8 a.m. Beautiful rural scenery, 10 miler has two steep hills. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , (360) 807-0577.
 
Crystal Mountain Sky Marathon. Crystal Mountain. 8 a.m. Challenge yourself to a tough alpine running experience. www.whiteriver50llc.com
 
Defender Donut Dash 5K. Seward Park, Seattle. 9 a.m. Walkers, leashed dogs and strollers welcome. www.wdtl.org, Melissa (206) 713-0036.
 
FitOne Half Marathon, 10K & 5K*. Boise, ID. 7:30 a.m. Building healthier communities through fun; benefits St. Luke’s Children’s hospital
 
Indian Summer Half Marathon* & 5K*. Richland. 8 a.m. Runs along the Columbia River trail. www.3rrr.org
 
Magnuson Series Family Fitness 5K, 10K, 15K & Du. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun, team option and kids’ dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
Newport Autumn Bloom 5K & 10K*. Newport. 9 a.m. 10K is a second seed qualifying race for Bloomsday. www.brrc.net
 
Rescue Run 5K & 10K. Arlington. 9 a.m. Arlington airport trail run benefits Snohomish County Volunteer Search and Rescue. www.arlingtonrunnersclub.org
 
River Run Half Marathon, 10K & 5K. Wenatchee. 9 a.m. Traffic-free course finishes at heart of Taste of the Harvest festival. www.runwenatchee.com, (509) 387-0051.
 
Run Wild 8K & 5K*. Eatonville. 8:30 a.m. Forested paved trails through Northwest Trek Park; entry includes day pass and kids' dash. www.nwtrek.org, (360) 832-7189.
 
Sandblaster Extreme 5K. Kalama. Obstacle course run is local event; kids’ and dogs’ 1K. www.sandblaster5k.org
 
Stampede over Stigma 5K. Seattle. 1 p.m. Help break the stigma against mental health issues. www.stampedeoverstigma.org, (206) 525-0648.
 
Station to Station 5K. Ferndale. Family event, proceeds go to local police and firefighters’ funds. www.wcfd7.org/stationtostation.html
 
Valleyfest Run for a Cause 5K & 10K. Spokane. 8:30 a.m. Starts and finishes at Mirabeau Point Park South Centennial Trail; kids’ dash. www.valleyfest.org
 
Bellingham Traverse Multi-Sport Adventure Relay. Bellingham. Team or solo r, road b, trail r, paddle, trek. www.recreationnorthwest.org
 
Sunday, September 21
 
Monroe Stein Dash 5K. Monroe. 11:30 a.m. Run with a stein, fill it at the finish. www.steindash5kmonroe.com
 
Round “About 5K”. Deer Park. 9 a.m. Course includes two roundabouts; strollers welcome. www.roundabout5k.com
 
Self-Transcendence 7-Hour Solo & Relay Race. Seattle. 8 a.m. 1.36-mile loop through Magnuson Park, solo or relay. www.northwestrunning.us, (206) 527-5099.
 
Team Ashlyn 5K. La Conner. 10 a.m. Moderately challenging paved course w/ 3 hills starts and ends at La Conner Elem. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Kirkland Tri. Kirkland. Solo and relay Sprint tri, Du, Aquabike, Try a Tri, and kids’ events. www.trifreaks.com
 
Valleyfest Boat, Bike & Run Tri. Spokane. 1.5 mi. boat, 11 mi. b, 3 mile r. www.valleyfest.org
 
Friday, September 26
 
Run from the Cops 5K. Mukilteo. Finish this nighttime run in 30 minutes or less to avoid the “Slammer.” www.specialolympicswashington.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Saturday, September 27
 
Autumn Leaf 5K, 10K & 1 Miler. Okanogan. 10 a.m. Courses are out-and-back. www.autumnleafrun.com, (509) 429-6685.
 
Bite of Broadview 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Meanders through neighborhoods and Interurban trail. www.biteofbroadview.com
 
Care to Share 5K & 10K. Pullman. Out and back course starts at Bill Chipman trail. www.pullman-wa.gov/recreation, (509) 338-3227.
 
Chamna Chase 6K & 10K. Richland. 9 a.m. Race in Chamna Preserve sponsored by Nomad Trail Runners. www.3rrr.org
 
Cle Elum Ridge 50K & 25K. Cle Elum. 8 a.m. Beautiful scenery and challenging terrain, with an approx. 7,000 ft. elevation gain. www.cleelum50k.com
 
Dash for Disabilities 1K, 5K & 10K. University Place. 9 a.m. Safe course for all abilities. www.databarevents.com, (253) 426-1867.
 
Fan of Spokane 5K. Medical Lake. 10 a.m. Benefits Law Enforcement Family Trust. www.spokanecounty.org, (509) 477-1518.
 
Free to Breathe 5K*. Tacoma. 9 a.m. Flat and scenic course; 1 mile walk. www.freetobreathe.org
 
Grape Crush Rush 5K & 1 Miler. Kennewick. 8:30 a.m. Run through historic downtown. www.3rrr.org
 
Happy Girls Run Spokane Half Marathon, 10K & 5K. Spokane. 9 a.m. Scenic route includes mix of surfaces. http://happygirlsrun.com/spokane/
 
North County Wine Run Half Marathon & 9K. Battle Ground. Half marathon loop, 9K out-and-back, from Rusty Grape Vineyard. www.getboldevents.com
 
Quilcene Half Marathon*, 10K* & 5K.Quilcene. Courses wind through forest and farmlands overlooking Quilcene Bay. www.quilcenehalfmarathon.com
 
Run from the Cops 5K. Renton.10 p.m. Finish this nighttime run in 30 minutes or less to avoid the “Slammer.” www.specialolympicswashington.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Run with the Chums 5K. Ferndale. 10 a.m. Free and fun; kids’ 1K @9:30 a.m. www.chumsofterrellcreek.org
 
Seattle AIDS 5K Run/Walk. Seattle. 10 a.m. Benefits Lifelong AIDS Alliance. www.seattleaidswalk.org, (206) 323-WALK.
 
Spartan Beast 20K. Sun Peaks Resort, B.C. 30+ obstacles test resilience, strength and stamina. www.spartanrace.com
 
Stomp out Abuse 5K. Spokane. 9 a.m. At Riverfront Park. www.armsonline.org, 
 
Strides 5K. Kent. 9 a.m. Course runs along scenic Green River Trail, sponsored by Neighborhood House. www.nhwa.org
 
Summer’s End 10K & 5K.Covington. 10 a.m. Fairly flat, fast route; free kids’ 2K. www.cruzinpassport.com
 
Tehaleh 5K, 10K, Marathon & Half. Bonney Lake. 9 a.m. Trails wind through pines, rocks, wetlands, meadows and forest; kids 1K. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Tough Mudder Saturday. Black Diamond. 10+ miles of vicious and muddy backwoods course w/ insane obstacles. www.toughmudder.com
 
Wild Moose Chase 5K, 10K & 25K. Mead. 8 a.m. Trail runs start at Selkirk Lodge on Mt. Spokane. www.wildmoosechasetrailrun.com
 
Methow Valley Off-Road Du. Winthrop. 40K mtn. b, 10K trail r. www.methowduathlon.blogspot.com
 
Sunday, September 28
 
Bellingham Bay Marathon*, Half* & 5K*. Bellingham. Beautiful point-to-point course with “a touch of trail.” www.bellinghambaymarathon.org
 
BRRC XC 7 Mile. Spokane. www.brrc.net
 
5K Bra Dash. Maple Valley. 9:40 a.m. Wear a bra outside your shirt; 100% of proceeds benefit NW breast cancer research. www.5kbradash.com
 
Kilometers for Cancer 5K & 10K. Kenmore. 9 a.m. Flat and fast route along Burke Gilman trail. https://www.facebook.com/KilometersForCancer
 
Pawz by the Sea 5K. Langley. 9 a.m. Dog-friendly run on beautiful Whidbey Island. www.pawzbythesea.com
 
Race for a Soldier Half Marathon & 2 Miler. Gig Harbor. Supports military personnel and their families; kids’ event too. www.raceforasoldier.org, (253) 851-2226.
 
Run of Hope 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Benefits pediatric brain tumor research; 3K walk. www.runofhopeseattle.org
 
Run2Educate Half-Marathon*, 10K* & 5K*. Auburn. 9 a.m. Mostly flat course features spectacular views of Mt. Rainer. www.auburnacademy.org
 
Serious About Fitness 5K. Redmond. 9 a.m. Hand-timed event w/ optional 15 minute fitness challenge post-race. www.seriousaboutfitness.net
 
Spartan Sprint 5K. Sun Peaks Resort, B.C. 15+ obstacles test resilience, strength and stamina. www.spartanrace.com
 
Tough Mudder Sunday. Black Diamond. 10+ miles of vicious and muddy backwoods course w/ insane obstacles. www.toughmudder.com
 
Twin Towers Commemorative 5K. Spokane. 9 a.m. Run in Memory. www.facebook.com/TwinTowersCommemorative5k
 
Downtown to Defiance Du.Tacoma. 2 mi. r, 15.5 mi. b, 2 mi. r. www.metroparkstacoma.org/duathlon
 
OCTOBER
 
Wednesday, October 1
 
Youth XC 1 Miler. Olympia. 4:55 p.m. Free event. www.runoly.com
 
Saturday, October 4
 
Apple Fun Run 5K. Onalaska. 9 a.m. Part of Apple Harvest Festival, kids’ 1 miler. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , www.facebook.com/OnalaskaWashingtonAppleFunRunWalk
 
Baker Lake Ultra 50K. Concrete. 8 a.m. Out-and-back on forest trail. www.bakerlake50K.com
 
Cat Running 5K. Redmond. Flat and fast course from Marymoor Park. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Celebrate Schools 5K. Lynwood. 8 a.m. Supports Edmonds’ School District, pet and stroller-friendly, kids’ run too. www.edmondspsf.org, (425) 431-7263.
 
Colbert Autumn Classic Half Marathon. Colbert. 8 a.m. Hilly course on gravel and paved roads, early start available. www.brrc.net
 
Dolphin Dash 5K. Port Orchard. 9:30 a.m. Sponsored by Sidney Glen Elementary PTA. www.dolphindash5k.org
 
Harvest Classic 10K & 5K. Longview. 8:30 a.m. Runs along the lake, part of Cowlitz Valley Race Series; kids’ dash. www.uberthons.com/harvestclassic
 
Leavenworth Oktoberferst Marathon* & Half*. Leavenworth. Beautiful course, part of Oktoberfest festivities. www.leavenworthmarathon.com
 
The Neon Run 5K. 7 p.m. Tacoma. Epic lighting, neon, costumes and music to blow your mind. www.theneonrun.com
 
Pirate Plunder Adventure Race. Yakima. 4+ miles of muddy terrain & 15+ obstacles. www.pirateplunderrace.com
 
Run from the Cops 5K. Puyallulp. Finish this nighttime run in 30 minutes or less to avoid the “Slammer.” www.specialolympicswashington.org, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Run Like a Girl Half Marathon. Bellingham. 9 a.m. All levels welcome, celebrations at each mile. www.runlikeagirlbellingham.org
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile. Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress; meet at Magnuson Park boat ramp. (206) 527-5099.
 
Silver Lake XC 5K & 10K. Maple Falls. 11 a.m. Challenging course w/ a “Killer Hill.” www.demingfriends.org/silver-lake-outdoor-festival, (360) 305-3600.
 
Superhero Showdown 5K. Kennwick. Dress as your favorite superhero for this obstacle race. www.superheroshowdown.org
 
Two Dam Punks 10K. Burnsville. 9 a.m. Hemlock Recreation Area; kids’ run. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
Whatcom Race for Education 5K. Bellingham. Starts and finishes at Civic Field, uses local trails. www.whatcomraceforeducation.org, (360) 676-6470x4894.
 
Jubilee Ranch Ride & Tie. Prescott. www.rideandtie.org
 
Sunday, October 5
 
Apple Cup Rivalry Clash 5K & 10K. Redmond. 8 a.m. Go Huskies or Go Cougs?! Celebrate fitness, fun, competition and college rivalry! www.rivalryclash.com
 
Burien Brat Trot 5K. Burien. Part of Oktoberfest activities, also Seize the Sausage 1 Miler for families. www.burienbrattrot.com
 
Camp Sekani 5K & 10K. Spokane. 10 a.m. www.brrc.net
 
Magnolia 10K & 5K. Seattle. 9 a.m. “Run the Bluff” and enjoy great views; kids’ dash. www.promotionevents.com/magnolia12K/Info.htm
 
Oktoberfest Northwest Stein Dash 5K. Puyallup. 11:30 a.m. Starts and finishes at fair grounds; finish boasts largest beer garden in Pierce county. www.steindash5k.com
 
Olin Peach Fun Run 5K, 10K. & 1 Miler Spangle. 7:45 a.m. Entry includes brunch. www.ucafoundation.org
 
Portland Marathon* & Half*. Portland, OR. Popular event is packed with music groups, cheering teams, porta potties, aid stations, and photographers! www.portlandmarathon.org
 
Run With the Fishes 5K* & 1K Kids’ Dash. Issaquah. 9 a.m. Flat and fast, sponsored by Rotary Club of Issaquah. www.issaquahrun.com
 
Sporty Diva’s Half Marathon, 15K, 10K & 5K.Tacoma. 9 a.m. Chambers Bay Park. www.sportydiva.com
 
Saturday, October 11
 
Accelerate the Pace 5K & 10K. Redmond. 8:15 a.m. Out-and-back in Marymoor Park; kids’ 1K. www.bentownefoundation.org
 
Defiance 50K, 30K & 15K. Tacoma. 8 a.m. Loop course in Pt. Defiance Park. www.defiance50K.com
 
Everyday Superheroes 5K. Bellingham. 10 a.m. Chip-timed road race helps caregivers in need. www.behindthecross.org
 
Fall City Half Marathon*, 10K* & Kids’ 1K. Fall City. 8 a.m. Fast course and possibly the flattest course in Western Washington! www.runsnoqualmie.com, (425) 922-5844.
 
Fall Fest 5K & 1 Miler. Soap Lake. 9 a.m. http://www.ulbfit.com/
 
Foster 5K. Seattle. 9 a.m. Chip-timed event at Rainer Vista, UW. www.fosterfunrun.org
 
Lewis-Clark Half Marathon & 5K Fun Run.Clarkston. 9 a.m. Out and back course along Snake River. www.seaportstriders.com
 
Mount Vernon H.S. Band Aid 5K & 10K. Mount Vernon. 10 a.m. Out-and-back from Skagit Valley College. www.mvbands.org/fun-run.html, (360) 428-6100 x41217.
 
Rampage at the RAC 5K. Lacey. Obstacle course run with plenty of challenges. www.ci.lacey.wa.us, (360) 491-0857.
 
St. Edward Harvest Half Marathon & 10K. Kenmore. 9 a.m. Loop courses cover most of the park trails in “gem” of WA state parks. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Sunday, October 12
 
Biggest Loser Half Marathon, 5K & Kids’ 1 Miler. Seattle. Non-timed event for all levels, course runs along Lake Union. www.biggestloserrunwalk.com
 
Girlfriend’s Quarter & Half Marathons. Vancouver, WA. 9 a.m. Women-focused event benefits Komen Foundation. www.nwpersonaltraining.com, (360) 574-7292.
 
Great Columbia Crossing 10K*. Astoria, OR. 8:45 a.m. Run across the Astoria-Megler Bridge, challenging incline, great views. www.greatcolumbiacrossing.com
 
Jog the Bog and Beach 10K & 5K Run & 3K Walk. Grayland. 9 a.m. Run on flat roads, beach and cranberry bogs. www.westportgrayland-chamber.org, (360) 268-9422.
 
Miles for Midwives 2.5 Mile Family Run/Walk. Seattle. 10 a.m. Un-timed course through Lincoln Park; kids’ dash. www.milesformidwives.org
 
Poulsbo Marathon*, Half* & 10K. Poulsbo. Hilly course, mostly paved; marathon relay and kids’ events. www.poulsbomarathon.com
 
Spokane Marathon*, Half & 10K. Spokane. Scenic and hilly; great aid station support, marathon relay. www.spokanemarathon.us
 
Sun City Half Marathon* & Barry James Memorial 5K*. Yakima. Rolling courses run through orchards. www.hcrunners.org
 
Victoria Marathon* & Half*. Victoria, B.C. Fast course and site of B.C. marathon championships; 8K and kids’ events. www.runvictoriamarathon.com
 
Walla Walla Marathon, Half, 10K & 5K. Walla Walla. New single loop marathon course, others start and finish at Pioneer Park. www.wwmultisports.com
 
Wednesday, October 15
 
Youth XC 1 Miler. Olympia. 4:55 p.m. Free event. www.runoly.com
 
Saturday, October 18
 
Airport Run for Hope 5K & 10K. Arlington. 10 a.m. Benefits Housing Hope.www.arlingtonrunnersclub.org, (425) 359-0868.
 
Black Cat 5 Mile Fun Run & 2.5 Mile Family Dash.Tacoma. 6:30 p.m. A family-friendly event with costumes, prizes and a spooky course. www.metroparkstacoma.org
 
Chelan Chase 5K*.Chelan. 10 a.m. Benefits breast cancer treatment. www.chelanchase.com, (800) 4-CHELAN.
 
Dallas Kloke Mt. Erie 3.6 & 2.5 Miler.Anacortes. 10 a.m. run. Road or trail to the summit of Mt. Erie. 1200’ elevation gain. www.cityofanacortes.org
 
Dog Lake Marathon* & Half*. White Pass Ski Area. Cool weather fall marathon. www.doglakemarathon.com
 
Lake Padden Trail Half Marathon.Bellingham. 9 a.m. Serves as USATF trail half national championship in 2014. www.lakepaddentrailhalf.com
 
Run with the Kokanee 5K & 10K. Sammamish. 9 a.m. Flat course, mix of trail and paved paths. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
The Salty Half Marathon. Seattle. 8:30 a.m. Out-and-back from Alki boatlaunch, 2.5 hour cut-off. www.databarevents.com, (206) 355-2040.
 
Walla Walla Crush 5K, 10K & 1 Miler.Walla Walla. 9 a.m. Run through the vineyards, fun for all ages and abilities. www.childrenshomesociety.org
 
Zombie Fest Run to Survive. Vancouver, WA. 11 a.m. Choose to run as a zombie or a survivor; Ghouls for School event at 3. www.energyevents.com
 
Sunday, October 19
 
Dawg Dash 10K & 5K. Seattle. 9 a.m. Dogs welcome at U.W. event; individual and team competition. www.dawgdash.com, (206) 729-9972.
 
Ft. Steilacoom 50K, Marathon & Half, 10K & 5K. Lakewood. Fast, mostly flat trail courses, good support. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Haunted Hustle 10K & 5K. Puyallup. 9 a.m. Flat 5K, 10K is hilly and runs through Woodbine Cemetery. www.buduracing.com
 
Goblin Gallop 5K. Redmond. 9:30 a.m. Un-timed family event, including kids’ dashes, costumes encouraged. www.gogoblingallop.org
 
Run, Walk & Roll 5K. Bellingham. 10:30 a.m. Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month. https://workopp.ejoinme.org/?tabid=545025
 
Saturday, October 25
 
Boogie Nights Dance Party 5K. Seattle. 5 p.m. Untimed 5K followed by 21+ dance/costume party. www.promotionevents.com/BoogieNights/home.html
 
CGRC Pumpkin Trail 5 Miler. North Bonneville. 9 a.m. Starts at Strawberry Island trailhead, costumes encouraged. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
Freaky 5K*. Federal Way. 11 a.m. Runners receive a flag football capture flag – don’t let the zombies get it! www.raceroster.com, (253) 835-6900.
 
Haunted Hoquiam 2K, 5K & 10K. Hoquiam. Run, walk, or crawl! http://funrun.cityofhoquiam.com/
 
Magnuson Series Halloween 5K, 10K & 15K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Monthly series for health and fun; October event includes 2-mile Dog Dash. www.magnusonseries.org
 
Sacks of Love 5K. Puyallup. 9 a.m. At Heritage Park, activities for whole family. FB page & www.databarevents.com
 
Sky Valley Classic 10K, 5K & 1 Miler. Monroe. 9 a.m. DOR @ 7, kids’ dash. www.ChooseMonroe.com, (360) 794-5488.
 
Spooktacular Sprint 5K. Olympia. 9:15 a.m. Olympia’s first Haloween run starts and ends at Priest Point Park. www.spooktacularsprint.com
 
West Seattle Monster Dash. Seattle. 9 a.m. Double loop through Lincoln Park, kids’ dash. www.westseattlemonsterdash.blogspot.com
 
Sunday, October 26
 
Cougar Mtn. 50K, 20 & 7.6 Miles. Bellevue. 8 a.m. Race caps the trail running series, but doesn’t count in total score. www.nwtrailruns.com
 
Monster Dash 5K.Spokane. 10 a.m. In Manito Park, costume contest pre-event; kids’ runs too. www.spokaneswifts.com/monsterdash
 
Run Scared 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Celebrate Halloween with a “scary” run around Seward Park, costume contest and free kids’ dash. www.runscared5k.com
 
Run Wild Whatcom Adventure Race. Bellingham. 9 a.m. Part race, scavenger hunt and route finding through Whatcom park; kids dash. www.hamsterendurancerunning.com
 
Snohomish River Run Half Marathon & 10K.Everett. 8:30 a.m. Flat and fast courses start and end at Rotary Park; chip-timing. www.snohomishriverrun.com
 
Spooky 12K Trail Race. Port Gamble. 8:30 a.m. Costume prizes, free kids-only spooky 1 miler. www.rootsrockrun.com, (360) 779-8757.
 
Tri-Cities Marathon* & Relay. Richland. 8 a.m. Flat and fast course runs through Richland, Kennewick, and Pasco, crosses Columbia. www.3rrr.org
 
 
NOVEMBER
 
Saturday, November 1
 
Self-Transcendence 2 Mile.Boat Ramp, Magnuson Park, Seattle. 8 a.m. Free monthly series, chart your progress. (206) 527-5099.
 
Sunday, November 2
 
Klickitat Half Marathon & 5K. Klickitat. 10 a.m. Scenic, medium technical trails. www.columbiagorgerunningclub.com
 
Purple Stride Puget Sound 5K. Seattle. Family-friendly event in Magnuson Park. www.purplestride.com
 
Turn Back the Clock Half Marathon, 10K* & 5K*. Lacey. 8 a.m. Celebrate the “extra hour” at Rainer Vista Community Park; 1 mile family run. www.cluboly.com
 
Saturday, November 8
 
Fowl Fun Run 5K* & 10K*.Mount Vernon. 10 a.m. www.skagitrunners.org
 
Mud and Chocolate 4.5 Mile Trail Run.Redmond. Mud on course, chocolate at finish; “Chocoholics” can also run half on Sunday. www.mudandchocolate.com
 
Mustache Dache 5K. Seattle. 10 a.m. Grow a stache, do the dache, support men’s health and party at the finish line. www.mustachedache.com
 
Veteran’s Day 10K & 5K. Soap Lake. http://www.ulbfit.com/
 
Winter Pineapple Classic 5K.North Bend. First wave 9 a.m. Run w/obstacles on mixed terrain. www.winterpineappleclassic.com, (206) 628-0777 x104.
 
Sunday, November 9
 
Bellingham Trail Marathon.Bellingham. 9 a.m. Stunning mix of trail running may be toughest marathon in the state. www.bellinghamtrailmarathon.com
 
Mud and Chocolate Half Marathon Trail Run.Redmond. Cruise wide dirt trails on way to a chocolate-themed finish area. www.mudandchocolate.com
 
Saturday, November 15
 
Grand Ridge 5 Miler, Half Marathon, Marathon & 50K.Issaquah. 7:45 a.m. Nice double and single-track trails; sells out early. www.evergreentrailruns.com
 
Snoqualmie Ridge Turkey Trot 5K*.Snoqualmie. 9:15 a.m. Fee includes pancake breakfast; 1K kids’ run. www.runsnoqualmie.com
 
Sunday, November 16
 
Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon* & Half*. Las Vegas, NV. Run “the strip” at night. www.runrocknroll.competitor.com
 
Saturday, November 22
 
GBRC Turkey Trot 5K.Bellingham. 9 a.m. Register at Whatcom Falls Park main picnic shelters from 7:30-8:45; kids’ run @8:30 a.m. www.gbrc.net, (360) 510-4288.
 
Ft. Lewis Turkey Trot 10K & 5K.Ft. Lewis. 9 a.m. www.jblmmwr.com, (253) 967-4768.
 
Hoquiam Turkey Trot 2K, 5K & 10K.Hoquiam. 9 a.m. www.funrun.cityofhoquiam.com
 
Seaport Striders 4 Mile Turkey Trot. Clarkston. 10 a.m. One-way run ends at Asotin H.S., rides back to start. www.seaportstriders.com
 
TriCities Jingle Bell 5K & 1K Kids’ Run.Richland. 10 a.m. Holiday-themed race benefits the Arthritis Foundation. www.tricitiesjinglebellrun.org, (509) 315-9862.
 
White Salmon Valley Schools 5K Turkey Trot. White Salmon. 10 a.m. Sponsored by Whitson Elementary PTO. www.whitsonturkeytrot.eventbrite.com