The Reindeer Run/Walk is always the 1st Saturday of December.
This year's Reindeer Run/Walk is on:
December 5, 2020
Last year, it was on Saturday, December 7, 2019.
Here is the link to the
Napa River Bay Trail at Wetlands Edge Park
2 Eucalyptus Drive, American Canyon
8 am: Runner Check in begins, Day of registration opens
9 am: 5k and 10k races begin
The most scenic 5k/10k in the Bay area! The course is flat and fast on paved roads and well groomed gravel trails. Beautiful wetlands views are visible from every turn and participants can expect to see wildlife including birds, owls, swans, or raptors. You may even catch a glimpse of the playful river otters that live in the area.
There are various ways for you to support this event. Your contribution will be used to underwrite the costs of event, including t-shirts, insurance, goodie bags and refreshments after the run. All run proceeds benefit KHOPE International’s programs that support children living in poverty and the American Canyon Community and Parks Foundation.
To learn more, please check out
khopeinternational.org or acparks.org.
Please send the sponsor sheet to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once it is received, someone will contact you to arrange the details of your donation.
The most scenic 5k/10k in the Bay area! The course is flat and fast on paved roads and well groomed gravel trails. Beautiful wetlands views are visible from every turn and participants can expect to see wildlife including birds, owls, swans, or raptors. You may even catch a glimpse of the playful river otters that live in the area. See our Course Map below.
*New this year:
A holiday costume contest for our 4 legged runners! Bring your dog dressed up in holiday related theme for our dog costume contest. Judging will take place at 8:30 am and leashed dogs may run/walk the course the with you. Thanks to American Canyon Veterinary Hospital for sponsoring the contest. Prizes will be awarded.
Race begins at 9 am, but arrive early to hang out with some local characters. Santa and Rudolph will make an appearance and we will have pre-race snacks, hot chocolate and coffee.
Parking is available along Wetlands Edge Road and Eucalyptus Drive. Please take care not to block driveways of local residents. Parking is limited, please consider carpooling with a friend. Race begins at the Napa River Bay Trail, Wetlands Edge Trailhead on the corner of Eucalyptus Drive and Wetland Edge Road in American Canyon.
Waivers and ID information:
All runners and walkers are required to sign a waiver when registering. Please bring an ID with you for packet pick up.
What to bring:
Carry a cell phone or camera to catch the beautiful views. Bring a warm jacket or layers for after the race in case of cold.
What to wear:
We encourage Reindeer and/or holiday themed attire! Race is rain or shine. Please bring layers in case of wet weather.
Dogs on leash are welcome.
Packet Pick up information will be available in November. Race registration includes long sleeve Reindeer Run tech shirt and goody bag. All finishers receive a holiday jingle bell necklace in place of a traditional medal.
American Canyon Tourism Improvement District including hotels:
In Kind Sponsors:
Many thanks to these businesses for donating services and supplies to support the Reindeer Run!
Check out this great video about the 2018 Reindeer Run and information about the 2019 Reindeer Run!
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