Cloverdale Harvest Marathon
20 October 2019
Join us for the Cloverdale Harvest Vineyard Marathon!!Set for its annual running here in the Sonoma County wine country, on a course that winds alongside the Russian River and among the vineyards of Northern California’s Alexander Valley, the Cloverdale Harvest race features a full marathon race that is open to both runners and walkers.The race starts on the grounds of the Asti Winery, located just off Highway 101 in Sonoma County and south of Cloverdale, which was recognized by Budget Travel magazine as the “coolest small town in the West” in 2010.Runners will find themselves in the heart of the California wine country here, running past hillsides filled with row after row of wine grapes, and runners who complete the full marathon will receive complimentary wine following the race at the post-race party.
Get off of the asphalt and onto the dirt! the race will be run entirely on packed, groomed dirt roads through working vineyards. Don’t just visit wine country – immerse yourself in it!As the sun rises on race day, you’ll head out into the beautiful Alexander Valley. With a mixture of flats and gently rolling hills, the course will take you amongst vineyards resplendent in fall colors, with views of the Russian River valley, on groomed private vineyard roads.