Race Start, Finish & Parking
Race start, finish and parking located in Deception Pass State Park.
You can also access the map here. A Discover Pass is required to park at West Beach.
Address: 41020 WA-20, Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Course Maps & Elevation Profiles, Gain/Loss
Race Schedule & Registration Details:
Race date: April 10, 2021
No Day of race Registration
Changing Your Race Distance: Runners who are already registered for the race may change distances online through their Ultrasignup Account unless the race distance is sold out. To do this, please login to your ultrasignup account and under your name choose "Registration History." From there you can edit your registration until online registration is closed. If you miss doing it online you can also change race morning unless the race is sold out.
Registration the week of the race. *no race day registration
Before Feb 28: $85 (Half) $95 (Full)
March 1 - April 3: $95 (Half), $105 (Full)
Kid's Race: Free, Register race morning from 11pm -11:45pm. Starts at 12.
What is included in your entry fee?
We offer professionally organized events, fully marked courses, well stocked aid stations and finisher awards. Top 3 men/women also receive awards. Also included in your entry fee is a post race meal and drinks. Merchandise is extra. Please bring cash or checks. We have t-shirts and other clothing available.
Mile 6.75 and 13.25: Cornet Bay Aid
Mile 17 and 18.25: Pass Lake
Mile 21.25 and 23: Bowman Bay
CUT OFF TIMES:
Pass Lake cut off: mile 18.25, 5.5 hours (1:00 PM)
Bowman Bay cut off: mile 23, 6.5 hours (2:00 PM)
Overall cut off: 8 hours (3:30 PM, 3 mph average pace)
Aid Stations and Cut Off Times
All finishers receive a custom medal!
Aid stations are staffed with helpful volunteers serving water, electrolyte drinks, gels, fruit, soda, candy, PB & Js and chips to keep you fueled and focused on your run!
Half Marathon in blue, Full Marathon is in red + blue
Click on "Open in Caltopo" in upper right corner to explore the routes more and download to your GPS device
Mile 5.5 and mile 7.4: Pass Lake
Mile 9.25 and mile 11: Bowman Bay
CUT OFF TIMES:
Pass Lake cut off: mile 7.4, 2.5 hours (11:30 AM)
Bowman Bay cut off: mile 9.25, 3.5 hours (12:30 PM)
Volunteer at a race and earn a free or discounted entry into another Destination Trail race. Bring a volunteer for the day and race for free! Email us at email@example.com - some restrictions may apply.
We Love Our Volunteers
The Deception Pass Half Marathon & Full Marathon explores the coastal trails around the famous Deception Pass Bridge on the North end of Whidbey Island. Enjoy stunning water views while running through deep green forests, rocky coastline, and some of the sweetest PNW single track! We will have a post race food, brews and awards.
Deception Pass Trail Marathon & Half