• Fort Vancouver Start and Finish at the historic fort vancouver national park
  • Finisher Medal all 12K participants will receive a finisher's medal!
  • Bring Your Kids Bring our your entire family to kick off the running season!
  • March Walk/Run 5K and 12K Run in March!
  • Fort Vancouver Come run through History & a National Park

Marathon Vancouver WA

Well let’s not wait for the Shamrock Run – We are kicking off the year First: in Vancouver! Come join us for our annual Fred Meyer Fort Vancouver Run on March 1, 2015. Rain, Snow or Shine . . . we will be there.

This will be our 7th successful year of organizing a fun family filled event that runs 1000 plus participants along the Columbia River and passes through one of the most historic areas: The Fort Vancouver, the Largest National Park on the West Coast. A portion of the proceeds supports the Fort Vancouver National Trust.

The Fort Vancouver Run has something for everyone . . . short distance, long distance, kids run and plenty of activities! Plus a cold beer at the Rock Wood Fired Pizza (our longtime sponsor who loves this race) and so will you!

Adult Registration Includes

  • Professional Race / Chip-Timed
  • Long Sleeve T-Shirt
  • Beer!
  • Food/Snacks (Finish Area)
  • After Party: Music & Fun!
  • Finisher Medal for 12K

Register Today!

Event Page for FVR: Facebook Event Page


A portion of the proceeds will go to support our...
Fort Vancouver Trust (Visit Website)

Fort Vancouver Historic ReserveSituated along the Columbia River, Fort Vancouver National Site's 366-acre campus is the only national park site in the Vancouver/Portland metropolitan area. Historically an integral Northwest hub, the site interprets the stories of the Native Americans, the British Hudson’s Bay Company, the U.S. Army at Vancouver Barracks, early aviation at Pearson Field, the world’s largest spruce mill during World War I and the Kaiser Shipyards during World War II.


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Donate to Clark County Food Bank

Clark County Food Bank"We double your efforts to feed the hungry while you run!"

Energy Events will match every nonperishable food item you bring on race day and donate it to the Clark Country Food Bank. 500 participants with 1 can of food = 1,000 cans a food for the hungry. Please help us support our community by donating to the Oregon Food Bank.

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Event Date & Schedule

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Event Start

Registration Opens
Kid's Zone
Gear Check-In
12k Run
5K Walk/Run
Kids Races
Award Ceremony
6:45 AM
7:00 AM
7:15 AM
8:20 AM
8:40 AM
10:00 AM
10:45 AM

Registration/Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup

Saturday 2/28/2015
Coming Soon

Registration Includes

  • Food/Snacks
  • Professional Race
  • Race Shirt
  • "Goodie Bag"
  • After Party: Music & Fun!
  • Volunteer


    We are always looking for volunteers! We can't make it happen without you!

    Sign up here to volunteer at the Fort Vancouver Run - Volunteer

    Location & Course Maps

    Fort Vancouver National Park

    1001 E 5th St,
    Vancouver WA 98661

    (Get Directions)

    5K | 12K | Kid's Run

    Contact Us

    Questions about Registration?

    For General Questions

    Energy Events
    C/O Fort Vancouver Run
    P.O. Box 70068
    Vancouver, WA 98685

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