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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.

2019 Race Fees:

  • Solo Half Marathon Runner: $75
  • 3 Person Relay Team:  $160
  • Solo 10K Runner:  $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 run support local children’s programming in the community including Friends of the Fernie Heritage Library.

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