Post Canyon 50K
10 August 2019
Located at the panoramic crossroads of the Columbia River Gorge and the Cascade Mountain Range is the Hood River Valley. The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. It is a port on the Columbia River, and is named for the nearby Hood River. The city is about 30 miles (48 km) north of Mount Hood, the tallest peak in the state. It is across the Columbia River from White Salmon, Washington. South of the city is the Hood River Valley, known for its production of apples, pears, and cherries.Hood River is home to the annual Post Canyon 50K. This course is located on Hood River County Forestry Tree Farm and will meander in and out of diverse and glorious terrain. The vision of Post Canyon races, is for you to join in on the trail adventure. To come enjoy the local trails, the people, then take your proud finishing-self, out on the town to enjoy the After party and redeem your finisher DESTINY card prizes at local Hood River businesses. LOVE our trails, people, and town.
The course will start and finish at Kingsley Reservoir in Hood River, Oregon. The trails you will dance upon, meander in and out of diverse and amazing terrain. The trails are located on county forestry land, called Post Canyon and you will endure truly amazing dipping and dancing up and down hills of small to large stature.
Columbia RiverColumbia River GorgeMount HoodHistory Museum of Hood River CountyInternational Museum of Carousel ArtWestern Antique Aeroplane & Automobile MuseumColumbia Gorge Hotel
The 50k will have 5 aid stations.
After Party in the town.
The start/finish area has camping for $10 and is first come first serve.
Upon finishing, all racers will gain their DESTINY redemption prize post-card, in addition to the random prizes given out along the way.