HALF MARATHON DESCRIPTION
In the South Willamette Valley wine country, Grapes of Half features scenic views of vineyards and farms with animals like horses, pigs, hens, goats, falcons, cows and deer.
The course limit is 4 hours, which is an average of 18:18 per mile. Walkers are welcome at all of our races.
COURSE MAP & DESCRIPTION
The course has a .20 mile gravel section at the very beginning on Noble Estate Winery's property. Then, the course is entirely paved.
The half marathon starts at Noble Estate Vineyard, tours Silvan Ridge Winery and finishes at Sweet Cheeks Winery. You will enjoy a scenic course with rolling hills. You will also love hearing the neighbors along the course cheer you on!
All aid stations will have water, Gatorade, energy gels, first aid.
Aid stations with an asterisk have toilets.
AID 1 Mile 3*
AID 2 Mile 6*
AID 3 Mile 8
AID 4 Mile 9.5*
AID 5 Mile 12.3*
The course will be marked with hot pink arrows, course marshals directing you at turns and mile markers. Go the direction you are going, stay on the street you are on, unless you see an arrow or a marshal.