Events

  • Redwood Cycle Fest

    Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 12pm to Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 4pm

    Celebrating the National Parks Centennial and Bike Your Park Day

    Join us for a fun-filled weekend of cycling activities, pedal-powered entertainment, guided bike tours and challenge rides to benefit the Mill Creek Watershed Restoration Project and promote cycling in Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park. 
    Saturday, September 24, 12 pm - 4pm - Family-friendly event, free and open to the public! Pedal-powered entertainment, live music, guided bike tours of the Mill Creek Salmon Restoration Project, Redwood Tree Planting Ceremony, Bike Repair and Maintenance Workshops, Bike Safety Rodeo for Kids, Interactive Bike Art projects

    Sunday, September 25, 11 am - 4 pm - "Ride for the Redwoods Day"  Rides include a flat sprint race and three different uphill challenge rides on old gravel logging roads, perfect for intermediate to advanced riders. Each cyclist who completes a challenge ride will have a redwood tree planted in their honor in the Mill Creek Watershed Restoration Project. Registration required, $25 fee includes event t-shirt. 

    Follow this link for more info and to register:

    CYCLEFEST
     

  • 3rd Annual Prairie Creek Redwoods Half Marathon and 5k Run/Walk

    Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 9am

    Here are the run times for the event as well as 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners for each division:

    5k:
    1st place female: Kathleen Brubaker 23:36
    2nd place female: Melissa Lockwood 26:31
    3rd place female: Ruth Rhodes 28:08
    1st place male: Lathrop Leonard 23:00
    2nd place male: Elias Ladika 25:02
    3rd place male: Juan Munguia 26:07

    Half marathon:
    1st place female: Courtney Ladika 1:39:05
    2nd place female: Lanore Bergensko 1:40:54
    3rd place female: Laura Holt 1:51:15
    1st place male: Drake Bernards 1:33:35
    2nd place male: Chris Schinke 1:35:37
    3rd place male: Myles Blasey 1:37:02

    Youth:
    1st place youth: Elias Ladika 25:02 (5k)
    2nd place youth: Cole Wirtz 35:48 (5k)
    3rd place youth: Evelyn Ladika 53:16 (5k)

     

        

     

    Check-in 7:30 a.m.

    Half Marathon races begins at 8:30 am.

    Massage Therapist On Site! Daisey Ching of Steamroller Massage will be available for donations/tips.

    On-line registration is now closed.  You may register at the event, but you may not get a tshirt as supplies are limited.

    Your participation in the Prairie Creek Redwoods Half Marathon & 5k Run/Walk will directly benefit educational and interpretive activities on our public lands. Redwood Parks Conservancy invites you to join us for a beautiful day in the park.

    Virtual Runner:  Do you live too far away to attend the event? Are you not a runner but would like to help make a difference? Donate $25 or more and receive an event t-shirt by mail!

    Waiver must be signed and presented on Race Day!! Click HERE to download and print waiver to bring with you.  Waiver must be signed for each runner and/or walker. Waiver can be signed at the event if access to a printer is not available.

    A printable pdf of the race flyer may be found at the bottom of the page.
    There are also downloadable maps of the 5k and half marathon routes for your convenience.

     

    This years shirt. Available in unisex sizes Small-2X and in Women's Performance T-shirt sizes Extra Small-2X