The 18th Annual Yakima River Canyon Marathon will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018. This is a very challenging and breath taking run that attracts some of the top distance runners in the Northwest to the Selah, Yakima and Ellensburg area. The 2018 event will also feature a 1/2 marathon, that will start at the marathon's 13.1 mile mark. As of March 7th, 302 runners are registered for the 1/2 and full marathon. Runners will start at the Ellensburg end of the Canyon Road, near Berry Road intersection, and finish at the Selah end. A post-race reception will take place at the Selah Civic Center, the race headquarters, and also the location of packet pick up on Friday, April 6, from 3:00 8:00 p.m. Late packet pick-ups are available on Saturday morning at the Ellensburg Days Inn and the Selah Civic Center. The marathon begins at 8:00 a.m. and the half at 9:30 a.m.
For more information, go to: www.yakimarivercanyonmarathon.com.