Directions & Parking

Race Day Parking (Marathon Shuttle, Half Marathon Start & Finish Line)

There is a lot of parking at the Race Finish located at the Hood River Event Site. When you arrive please follow our Parking Volunteers instructions as they will be maximizing the parking. There will be plenty of parking, even if you arrive late, do not despair!

To get to the Race Finish by car take exit 63 off of I-84. Drive North towards the river and follow Parking Volunteers directions to authorized parking areas.

Google Map Directions

Half Marathon 2nd Leg (And Half Marathon Turnaround) Parking Info

Mosier, Oregon

It takes about 10 minutes to drive to Mosier on I-84 from Hood River. Get off the freeway at exit 69 and follow the signs for the Scenic Columbia Highway trail head. Park at the Trailhead parking lot and walk up the trail a half mile to the Half Marathon Turnaround.

NOTE: If you want to watch your family/friends at the Half Marathon Turnaround leave as soon as the race starts and head to Mosier. You will have to hike up the paved trail a little less than a half mile.

Google Map Directions

Start of the Full Marathon

We will be providing shuttle buses to get full marathon competitors to the start at the Mark O. Hatfield Trail head on the Historic Columbia River Highway. The shuttle will pick people up near the finish line and transport them to the start. Half marathon will start and finish at the Hood River Event Site.

There is NO PARKING at the Full Marathon Start. It is DROP OFF ONLY.

NOTE: Google Maps shows the Mark O. Hatfield Trail Head is located in downtown Hood River, it is not! Please use the map provided here.

Shuttle service will start at 7am at the Hood River Event Site (next to the finish) and continue every 10 minutes up to 8:40am, so please give yourself enough time!

Google Map Directions

Shuttle Buses to Full Marathon Start Line

We will be providing shuttle buses to get full marathon competitors to the start at the Mark O. Hatfield Trail head on the Historic Columbia River Highway. The shuttle will pick people up near the finish line and transport them to the start. Half marathon will start and finish at the Hood River Event Site.

There is NO PARKING at the Full Marathon Start. It is DROP OFF ONLY.

Shuttle service will start at 7am at the Hood River Event Site (next to the finish) and continue every 10 minutes up to 8:40am, so please give yourself enough time!