Kamloops, British Columbia as a Running Destination


Come Run in Kamloops!

Runners love Kamloops. It’s not just the consistent sunny weather and pleasant climate, but the varied terrain – think running trails among hoodoos, sagebrush and silt bluffs – that makes running in Kamloops an experience. Post run, explore the city on a self-guided Brew Tour, get social at one of our 200+ restaurant and enjoy the great live music scene. Come run this year in Kamloops. 













Trail Running in Kamloops, BC

Get out and get dirty! For those of you who like getting off the beaten track, trail
running is for you. Through the trees, in the dirt and off the road - Kamloops
has a variety of options for all ability levels! 

Explore the Rivers Trail in Kamloops, British Columbia click here for more
Interested in more diverse terrain? Check out our Hiking Trails click here!












Destination Running in Kamloops, BC

Destination running gives runners a chance to see new sights and cities
while still fitting in their run training. It is also a great change of surroundings
for race day! Why not make Kamloops your next race destination with one of
our many races? With everything Kamloops has to offer, your running
destination will feel more like your running vacation!


Check out this article in Canadian Running Magazine featuring Kamloops' Runs & Races!


Interested in joining a running club in Kamloops, BC?

Kamloops Run Club: website

Kamloops Ridge Runners: website

Kamloops Running Room Club: website



There are clubs you can't belong to, neighborhoods you can't live in, schools you can't get into, but the roads are always open. Nike



Check out races happening this year in Kamloops, BC

2015 Run Schedule


>The North Face Dirty Feet Showshow Fun Run & Walk | at Stake Lake | 5km - 10km | February 1


>The River's Spring Run Off | at Arthur Stevenson School | March 15

>The North Face Dirty Feet trail Race #1 at Grasslands Provincial Park | 5km - 10km - Half Marathon (21km)  | March 29


>CFJC TV  Boogie the Bridge 1km-5km-10km-21km | April 27


>Kamloops Spring Sprint Triathlon | May 3

>Scotiabank MS Walk | Riverside Park (Interior Savings Centre) | 1km, 2km, 5km, 10km | May 24

>Blackwell Dairy Run | May 24


>Relay for Life at Hillside Stadium | June 20

>Kamloops Kids of Steel Triathlon | June 28


>Kamloops Marathon 3km-8km-Half Marathon-Marathon | July 26


>Jo's Road Race at Sun Peaks | August 16

>Walk in the Park |18k - 36k - 54k, Kenna Cartwright Park | August 31st


>The North Face Dirty Feet Mountain Ultra & Relay and Canadian 50km National Championships & Relay | at Sun Peaks | 50km ultra | September 12

>The North Face Dirty Feet Mountain Run | at Sun Peaks | 5km run/walk & kids race | September 13   

>Terry Fox Run | Riverside Park Bandshell | 3.5km, 7km, 10.5km (3 x 3.5km) | September 20

>The North Face Dirty Feet Trail Run #4 | 5km, 10km and Half Marathon | Kenna Cartwright | September 27


>Run for the Cure 1km - 5km | October 4


>Do the Course 1km - 5km - 10km Walk/Run at Sun Rivers | November 1