Gold Country Half Marathon and 5K
The Gold Country Half Marathon and 5k is the first major half marathon in beautiful El Dorado County. Starting and finishing in the pristine El Dorado Hills Town Center, The Gold Country Half showcases all of what makes El Dorado Hills “one of America’s best places to live” according to CNN: beautiful views of the Sacramento Valley and Sierra Nevadas, interesting landscapes, and an active and healthy community nestled in the heart of historic Gold Country.
The race is a premier running event managed by the Sacramento Running Association’s world-class race operations team, and it will featuring “the flattest and fastest course in the foothills.” Enjoy beautiful scenery, great participant services, and an exciting finisher’s party in El Dorado Hills Town Center featuring beer, wine, food, music and fun for the whole family.
A Finish Festival featuring food, beer, and fun provided by the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and local Gold Country businesses takes place in the El Dorado Hills Town Center Amphitheater
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