The TWIN TUNNELS 8k Run/Walk Series has three races scheduled in 2012! The first race is Sunday, May 20th, the second is Sunday, September 23rd and the third is our annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22nd. All the races will begin at the Historic Old Highway in Hood River and runners will enjoy the natural beauty of the Columbia River Gorge on this car-free course into the City of Mosier where the race will end at the Mosier Community School. Registration will begin at 9:00 am at the State Park at the base of the Old Highway in Hood River.
The Race to Mosier will begin at 10:00 am and will include a "Gate to Gate 8-K" time-check for those wanting a personal best time . There will also be an out and back FREE kids race at 9:45 am.
Preregistration is only $15/person or $20/per person the day of the race. Kids 15 and under are free. All proceeds benefit the Mosier Community School. Please mail registration forms to:
Twin Tunnels Run PO Box 307 Mosier, OR 97040 **Please make checks payable to Mosier Community School
Course: Start at the Hood River end of the Historic Columbia River Highway, a paved road closed to vehicular traffic. At the end of the Historic Highway, runners will turn left onto Rock Creek Rd and then left onto 1st Street where the race will end at Mosier Community School. The total distance is 8.2k.
Directions: I-84 to Hood River, exit 64, south 0.2 miles to the 4 way stop, left (east) onto Hwy 30, climb one mile to State Park parking lot (parking fee required unless you have a state park pass). Bus transportation will be provided from Mosier to the start line at 9:00 am and 9:20 am or from the finish line in Mosier back to Hood River between 10:30 and Noon.