Spruce Railroad Run

5K / 10K

Olympic National Park – Lake Crescent

October 19, 2024

Spruce Railroad Run

Hello Runners & Walkers

The Port Angeles Marathon Association is excited for the Spruce Railroad Run on Saturday, October 19th, 2024. Included in this email are reminders and resources for information you need to make your event seamless. 


  • Race Day: October, 2024
    • 5K / 10K – 9:30 AM 
  • Register By: Saturday, October 19th
  • Bib Pickup: Friday, October 18th – TBA

Resources & Links

Course Maps & Instructions

Course Information & Parking


  • Participants can be dropped off on the east side of Lyre Bridge on East Beach Road. 
  • Shuttles will be provided to all participants and spectators who park in Joyce.  
  • Shuttles will start at 7:15 and run throughout the event.  Make sure that you leave plenty of time to get to the start of the race and pick up your packet (if you aren’t able to get it on Friday).
  • The buses will depart approximately every 15 minutes.
  • There is a small amount of handicapped parking at Spruce Railroad Trailhead at the end of East Beach Road. 

    Event Swag

    Run the Peninsula Running Gloves 

    Race Video


    Spruce Railroad Run


    Spruce Railroad Run

    Travel & Lodging


    The Spruce Railroad Run takes place on the west side of Port Angeles in the Olympic National Park on Lake Crescent.  Click below to learn more about the area, directions for how to get here and what to do in the area.


    Port Angeles, Washington has many great lodging options. The host hotel for this event is Red Lion Hotel – Port Angeles. You can find other lodging accommodations here: Lodging on the Olympic Peninsula.  

    2024 Events

    Run the Peninsula is made up of several races spanning sections of the Olympic Discovery Trail  on the Olympic Discovery Trail.