Course Information

Santa Rosa Marathon Race Course

More About Santa Rosa, California

Located an hour north of San Francisco, in the North Bay region, Santa Rosa is easy to get to by car, train, or air, and features a wide range of accommodation options for every budget.

In addition to being known for its stunning beauty, acres of vineyards, redwood trees and coastal escapes, Santa Rosa and Sonoma County offer world-class beer, wine and culinary experiences.

The Course

The flat and FAST Marathon and Half Marathon courses run through downtown Santa Rosa and along the Santa Rosa Creek trail. The Marathon course also extends into West Sonoma County passing numerous scenic vineyards and running through the barrel room of DeLoach Winery.

The Marathon course is U.S. Track and Field-sanctioned and certified, and the event is a qualifier race for the Boston Marathon.

Gatorade will be served at aid stations.

Download Marathon Race Course Map

Download Half Marathon Race Course Map

5K and 10K Races

Runners seeking a shorter distance have the opportunity to participate in our 5K and 10K races that run through downtown Santa Rosa. The 5K and 10K races are perfect events for families, newer runners, and those just looking for a great way to spend a sunny wine country morning out and about.

Download 5k Race Course Map

Download 10k Race Course Map

Street Closures

The event will impact traffic and there will be some street closures. Please download the Street Closure Information below for details.

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Saturday And Sunday Race-Day Parking

You will find several parking garages and parking lots in the Downtown Santa Rosa Area. There is free meter parking on Sundays. We recommend to park in a parking garage so you don’t have to worry about your parking meter time.

Downtown parking website and guidelines