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
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!
Course Maps & Elevation Profiles, Gain/Loss
Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Deception Pass State Park
Day of race Registration is available for both distances for $10 extra.
Changes Distances: Runners who are already registered for the race may change distances race morning or online through their Ulrasignup Account unless the race distance is sold out.
REGISTER HERE: Registration closes Wed at 6pm the week of the race. You may register race morning. Registration via Ultrasignup:
Before Dec 31: $85 (Half) $95 (Full)
Dec 31 - April 10: $95 (Half), $105 (Full)
Race Day: $105 (Half), $115 (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.
6 AM: Race check in, merch pickup and day of registration opens
7:15 AM: Cut off for Marathon distance registration and check in
7:30 AM: Marathon start
8:45 AM: Cut off for Half Marathon distance registration and check in
9 AM: Half Marathon start
11 - 11:45 AM: Register and check in for kid's race
12 PM: Kid's Race Starts at West Beach Shelter
Marathon, Half Marathon & Kid's Race
Half Marathon in blue, Full Marathon is in red + blue
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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 Marathon and Half April 13, 2019
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Race Schedule &
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)