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River Run on the Fourth 5K | 10K
July 4 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am PDT
An event every year that begins at 7:00 am on day 4 of July, repeating until July 4, 2024
The 9th-annual River Run on the Fourth, presented by North Cascades Bank, will be held in conjunction with the Wenatchee Independence Day Celebration. The 5K and 10K will start and finish at Pybus Public Market, which opened in 2013 and is the second-largest public market in Washington state.
Main beneficiary: Chelan-Douglas Literacy Council
Description: The two courses — 5K and 10K — utilize the paved Apple Capital Loop Trail along the Columbia River and feature flat sections, rollers and a few hills. We encourage walkers to participate in both the 5K and 10K. Strolling along the river is a pastime of many!
Essentials: Aid stations will be located approximately every three miles. Stations will have will have water and energy drink.
Trash: Leave no trace. Be kind to our beautiful community and waterfront and clean up after yourself. Please don’t abandon trash. Waste baskets will be located along the course.
Views and features: These run-or-walk, traffic-free courses take participants on the Apple Capital Loop Trail along the banks of the Columbia River. Participants will enjoy numerous views of the Columbia, the Cascade Mountains and the Wenatchee Foothills. The start and finish is at Pybus Public Market along the Wenatchee waterfront. Pybus is the second largest public market in the state.
Runner premiums: Eco-friendly t-shirt with iconic River on the Run Fourth logo and a Finisher on the Fourth medal to all finishers.
Awards: The top three male and female finishers in the 5K and 10K will receive an award.
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