San Francisco Runs You Might Like - October

San Francisco Runs You Might Like - October

Here are a few San Francisco bay area runs that you may want to consider racing this October. With those cold summer fogs behind us, this is your chance to race in the sun! Well, maybe...

Road Runs

Bridge to Bridge

 Bridge to Bridge

Date: October 1, 2017
Distance: 5k, 12k

This signature San Francisco running event starts at the Ferry Building right on the S.F. Bay and dashes through sunny fall weather (hopefully!) to the magnificent Golden Gate Bridge. Turn yourself around and finish on the Marina Green.

> Learn more about the Bridge to Bridge run...

Tiburon Half Marathon

Tiburon Half Marathon

Date: October 1, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

Coupon: Get 20% off the Tiburon Half Marathon with promo code RUN.

Enjoy great views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Mt. Tam as you run along the beautiful San Francisco Bay north of the city in Marin County. There are also 5K and 10K races, as well as kid's races available.

> Learn more about the Tiburon Half Marathon...

Healdsburg Half Marathon & 5K

Healdsburg Half Marathon & 5K

Date: October 8, 2017
Distance: 5k, Half Marathon

Treat yourself to an epic adventure through California’s award winning wine region. Start your journey in historical downtown Healdsburg, one hour north of San Francisco. Test your fitness over gently rolling roads with breathtaking views of Dry Creek Valley and Alexander Valley.

> Learn More about the Healdsburg Half Marathon & 5k...

OktobeRun

OctobeRun

Date: October 28, 2017
Distance: 5k, Half Marathon

OktobeRun offers runners of all levels and passion a road half marathon on the S.F. Peninsula coupled with a 5K fun run perfect for students and families. The Half Marathon is a flat, fast out-and-back, perfect for a personal best!

> Learn more about the OktobeRun...

Trail Runs

Coyote Ridge Trail Runs

Coyote Ridge Trail Run

Date: October 14, 2017
Distance: 7-mile, 10-mile, 20-mile, marathon, 50k

These hilly, scenic loop courses travel from the ocean at Muir Beach. Choose from a range of race distances: 7-mile, 10-mile, 20-mile, marathon or 50k. All events head south along the Coastal Trail with spectacular views of Pirates Cove.

> Learn more about the Coyote Ridge Trail Run...

Brazen Goonies Half Marathon

Brazen Goonies Half Marathon

Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

The Brazen Goonies Half Marathon/10k/5k routes you through a park encompassing a mysterious lagoon! No one's entirely sure it's uninhabited. All runners will be treated to some sweet single track in the surrounding park while half marathoners make their way up to the top of the mountain for a possible sighting of the lagoon critter.

> Learn more about the Brazen Goonies Half Marathon...

Oakland Hills Trail Run

Oakland Hills Trail Run

Date: October 28, 2017
Distance: 10k, Half marathon, 50k

You knew there is a hidden redwood forest in the hills just a few miles over the ridge from downtown Oakland, right? Well c'mon up! There something for every trail runner with a choice of the 10k, half marathon or 35k distance.

> Learn more about the Oakland Hills Trail Run...


Fun Runs

Night Nation Run San Francisco

Night Nation Run San Francisco

Date: October 14, 2017
Distance: 5k

Coupon: Get $5 off Night Nation San Francisco Run with code RunGuides

A 5K musical voyage filled with live music, lights, lasers, and celebration for those who love Electronic Dance Music. Run, walk, skip or dance your way through this electrifying adventure with music carrying you every step.

> Learn more about the Night Nation Run San Francisco...

San Francisco Costume Dash

San Francisco Costume Dash

Date: October 29, 2017
Distance: 5k

Coupon: Save $5 off the San Francisco Costume Dash with code RG17

Celebrate Halloween in style (and your favorite wild costume) as you dash through Golden Gate Park with over a thousand fellow revellers.Most other runners won't be focusing on their time, so feel free to cut loose and have a little fun! If you must run fast, take that costume out for a test run first!

> Learn more about the San Francisco Costume Dash...

 

Looking for More Races?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to www.runguides.com/san-francisco/runs to get a full list of upcoming Vancouver road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.

Published on Oct 01, 2017

Steve Lafler writes and runs in Northern California.