Noyo Headlands Race Marathon Half Marathon 10k & 5k

Sat October 21, 2023 – Sat October 28, 2023 Fort Bragg CA

Noyo Headlands Race Marathon Half Marathon 10k & 5k in Fort Bragg CA

Welcome to the Noyo Headlands Race, featuring a variety of distances to cater to all types of runners. This event is not just a race; it’s a celebration of the running community and the breathtaking Noyo Headlands.

With options ranging from the 5K Fun Walk to the 10K, Half Marathon, and Boston Qualifier Marathon, this event ensures there’s something for everyone, regardless of your running level or goals. The staggered start times provide a smooth and organized experience, ensuring that all runners have the opportunity to shine on the Noyo Headlands course.

To keep you energized and hydrated throughout your run, stocked aid and water stations are thoughtfully placed along the course. These stations provide a refreshing respite during your race, allowing you to maintain your peak performance.

As a token of appreciation for your participation, each runner will receive a swag bag and a Sport-Tek PosiCharge tee. These items not only serve as mementos of your participation in the Noyo Headlands Race but also offer the comfort and style you need for your running endeavors.

The competitive spirit is alive and well at the Noyo Headlands Race. In recognition of the fastest runners in various categories, awards will be presented to the top three individuals in the male, female, and non-binary categories. Additionally, gold, silver, and bronze medals await those who achieve fast times within their specific age groups. This recognition is a testament to the dedication and commitment of the participants.

For your safety and peace of mind, the Noyo Headlands Race is well-prepared with ambulance and medical personnel on-site. Your well-being is a top priority, and the presence of these professionals ensures that any unforeseen circumstances can be promptly and efficiently addressed.

The Noyo Headlands Race is not just a race but an unforgettable experience. With diverse race options, well-placed aid stations, valuable swag, and opportunities for recognition, it’s an event that caters to runners of all backgrounds and ambitions. Moreover, the stunning backdrop of the Noyo Headlands enhances the race experience, creating an atmosphere of camaraderie, competition, and natural beauty.

Race Weather & Climate

Fort Bragg is a picturesque coastal city situated in Mendocino County, Northern California, about 170 miles north of San Francisco. Nestled along the rugged Pacific shoreline, Fort Bragg offers stunning ocean vistas, redwood forests, and a unique blend of natural beauty. Its proximity to San Francisco, one of California’s major cities, is approximately 170 miles, making it a sought-after destination for those seeking a tranquil coastal escape within a reasonable drive from urban amenities.

On October 28th in Fort Bragg, CA, you can expect an average high temperature of around 60°F and an average low temperature of approximately 45°F. This date falls in late autumn, featuring cool and crisp weather. Rainfall during this time is typically moderate, with averages around 2-3 inches, reflecting the beginning of the wet season on the Northern California coast.

Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon Race Results

Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 7:15 AM.

The course closes at 2:00 PM.


To reserve your spot in the 2023 Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $60.00 Race Fee + $4.60 SignUp fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $90.00 Race Fee + $6.40 SignUp fee for the marathon.
  • There is a $40.00 Race Fee + $3.40 SignUp fee for the 5k fun walk.
  • There is a $40.00 Race Fee + $3.40 SignUp fee for the 5k run.
  • There is a $40.00 Race Fee + $3.40 SignUp fee for the 10k run.

Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon Race Website

Noyo Headlands Race Half Marathon Website

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