Run to Remember is an annual run organized by the New World Running Club that happens on November 11th, no matter what day of the week it falls on. The 11K course starts in Mt Pearl, heads up to Paradise, and then loops back along the Old Railway Track. All participants are invited to a post-race reception. Charity Non-perishables are donated to the local Food Bank
RememberRun is an annual running event in Cambridge, Ontario, and hosted by the Preston Legion. This is a great fall tradition of remembrance while running through historic Preston and the trails at Riverside Park. Fee(s) $45-60(11K); $40-55(5K) Charity The Preston Legion Poppy Fund
Gruesome Twosome Trail Race has been created to encourage running with a partner or a friend, of course you can run individually as well. Note this is not a relay race, you will be running with your partner for the chosen distance. The race is hosted at Aldergrove Regional Park, a beautiful park with rolling meadows, mixed forests and wide dirt packed trails. Participants will enjoy views of mountain ranges and Mount Baker as they run in and out of…
The Gatineau Parc Ultra is for both the new trail runner and the experienced. Expect excellent singletrack, tough climbs, and a fun vibe at the foot of the mountain for your crew. This is one of Canada’s must-run trail races. Fee(s) $15-40
This brand new course to the 5 Peaks Race Series runs through a beautiful old growth forest, and has plenty of vertical to work your legs. All runners start on the lush Howe Sound Crest Trail and climb before turning back towards the ski area where you’ll face the grind up to the top of Lions Express chairlift. The 6.5K course turns for an all downhill finish, while the 11K course continues up with a mind-blowing view at the top…
Challenge yourself on the trails of Mont Albert in Parc National de la Gaspésie. All races are run on mostly single track trail, and the course features significant elevation change, about 1000 metres. Spectacular mountain views are plentiful. Fee(s) $365 (111K); $165(61K); $160 (43K); $120(23K); $75(10K)
Be Fearless Trail Race is designed to celebrate running in a supportive and empowering environment, and to raise money for the Canadian Mental Health Association. There are three race distances options to choose, Marathon 42K, Half Marathon 21K or 11K. All distances are run on the trails within the Alice Lake Provincial Park. Fee(s) $120 (42K); $85 (21K); $65 (11K) Charity Canadian Mental Health Association (CHMA)
The Loveland Bay Trail Race is an opportunity to experience Campbell River’s incredible trail system. Offering both 11K and 25K distances, starting from Loveland Bay Provincial campground. Take in the goregeous views and enjoy a break from it all as you venture into Snowden Demonstration Forest for a challenging, and beautiful run, through ferns and forest.
The 5 Peaks Central Alberta Race Series race #1 is a chance to race on the beautiful trails in Fish Creek Park. This largely flat course, with a few steep hills, starts at Sikome Beach area, then running out past the Bow Valley Ranch Visitor Centre. 5 Peaks races are known for their incredible staff and volunteers, abundant food, great swag, and commitment to sound environmental practices.
The Perseverance Trail Run offers breathtaking scenery and unforgettable views. Be prepared for pristine single track, winding cross-country trails and twisting forest paths, and a few ups and downs. Choose between the 3K X-Country Romp or the 11K Mountain Run and help to protect these beautiful Cumberland trails. Fee(s) $35-45 (11K); $20-30 (3K) Charity Cumberland Community Forest Society