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  • Route takes you along the Elk River
  • Probably one of the most scenic half marathons in Canada
  • Run through Fernie's golden landscape
  • Mass start at Annex Park
  • Sunday • October 4, 2020
  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • In Town

The Fernie Half Marathon, 3-Runner Relay & 10K Run has become a classic in Southeastern BC.

The all-trail course that winds along the Elk River and follows a community trail system is both challenging and beautiful. With seamless organisation, professional chip timing and easy registration the Fernie Half Marathon is a great choice to end your running season.

Route Maps and Race Info


21 km of trails along the Elk River, across the foot of Mount Fernie, along wooded areas in Coal Creek and through Fernie’s beautiful James White Park.

2020 Race Fees:

Early Bird registration rates are in effect until June 30th 2020

  • Solo Half Marathon Runner: Early Bird $65 | $75
  • 3 Person Relay Team:  Early Bird $150 | $160
  • Solo 10K Runner:  Early Bird $50 | July 1st til race day $60


The Park Place Lodge is proud to be an official sponsor and preferred lodging facility of the 2018 Fernie Half Marathon. Special rates for event participants start from $114/night. 

Proceeds from this race event support local children’s programming in the community including Friends of the Fernie Heritage Library.

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