Welcome to the Smith Rock Ascent Weekend!
Spend the weekend at one of the most scenic places in Oregon – Smith Rock State Park. Whether you prefer to run on trails or on the road, we have a course that you’ll love.
Saturday is all about trails. Choose from a 50K, 15 mile or 4 mile route, all run on trails throughout the park. There’s even a free kids race.
Sunday is road day. With a half marathon, 10K and 5K, you’ll be able to stretch your legs on this flat and fast course, with views of the rock faces.
The trail 50K and 15M are part of the Northwest Mountain Trail Series
Patagonia technical race shirt: $30
Registration closes at 6pm on June 12.
DIRECTIONS & ACCOMMODATIONS
Allow 3 hours from Portland or Salem. Directions to Smith Rock State Park from Portland here
There is a $5 parking fee to park at Smith Rock. Please be sure you pay the fee at one of the fee stations. If you don’t, you will be ticketed. Be sure to bring cash!
Camping is available at Smith Rock State Park here. Multiple lodging options exist in Bend (30 minutes to start/finish), Redmond (15 minutes) and Madras (25 minutes).
See how beautiful the park is with the Smith Rock Webcam here