Pasadena Trail Half Marathon 10k & 5k

Sunday, October 20, 2024 Pasadena, CA

Pasadena Trail Half Marathon 10k & 5k in Pasadena, CA

Get ready to embark on a trail running adventure like no other as Pasadena Running Co. proudly presents the 2024 Pasadena Trail Half & 5K/10K, the thrilling finale in a series of four trail running events in their 2024 Trail Race Series. This race invites you to explore the stunning and extensive network of trails that wind through the heart of Pasadena, offering a unique opportunity to challenge yourself on the diverse terrain surrounding this great city.

With three distinct distance options to choose from, including the 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon, runners of all levels can find their ideal challenge. The race takes place in the serene Hahamongna Watershed Park, a hidden gem nestled in the foothills of Pasadena, which remains undiscovered by many local residents. The park showcases a wealth of interconnected trails, picturesque oak woodlands, picnic areas, equestrian riding, and even a disc golf course. Moreover, it plays a vital role in the Angeles National Forest, serving as a flood basin contributing to Pasadena’s essential water conservation efforts.

On race day, participants can enjoy the convenience of free on-site parking, making it hassle-free to join the event. Directions and parking maps will be promptly emailed to all registered participants, ensuring a seamless experience from the moment they arrive.

Runner perks are abundant in this trail race, providing you with a memorable experience and plenty of incentives. As a token of participation, you’ll receive a coveted Pasadena Running Co. Race Shirt, a commemorative 2024 Trail Half Medal, and a race goodie bag filled with sponsor swag and special offers to enhance your running journey. The event is electronic and chip-timed, ensuring accurate results with SmartResults, and participants can further prepare and recover with warm-up and cool-down yoga sessions on race day.

Additionally, exclusive offers and discounts from Run With Us Pasadena, as well as free training plans and advice from Pasadena Pacers, are available to all participants. The professionally marked and supported race course ensures that you stay on track, and you can relive your race day moments with free event photos available for download. As you cross the finish line, a selection of post-race refreshments, including fruit, breads, and drinks, await, allowing you to replenish your energy and celebrate your achievements with fellow runners.

The 2024 Pasadena Trail Half & 5K/10K offers a remarkable opportunity to explore the beauty of Pasadena’s trail system and push your limits on varied terrain. Whether you’re a seasoned trail runner or new to the sport, this race promises a memorable and rewarding experience. So, lace up your running shoes and get ready to join Pasadena Running Co. for a day of trail running and community spirit in the heart of Pasadena.

Race Weather & Climate

Located in Los Angeles County, Pasadena, California, lies about 10 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles, providing a dynamic urban experience.

On October 20th in Pasadena, CA, you can anticipate average high temperatures of 75-80°F and average low temperatures of 55-60°F. This date falls in late autumn, offering mild and comfortable weather conditions. Rainfall during this time is generally minimal, providing ideal conditions for outdoor activities.

Pasadena Trail Half Marathon Race Results

Pasadena Trail Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Pasadena Trail Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 7:30 AM PDT.

The end time is 11:30 AM PDT.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 Pasadena Trail Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

$80+ for the half marathon

Pasadena Trail Half Marathon Race Website

Pasadena Trail Half Marathon Website

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