Salmon Run 5k/10k

Race timed, managed or directed by: 

Museum of Culture and Environment and CWU Recreation

Event type and distance: 
5k, 10k, fun run, kids run
Race Date : 
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Race Start time for each distance: 
10 a.m.
Event Venue: 
Museum of Culture and Environment, Central Washington University
Starting line address: 
1200 N. Wildcat Way
Zip code: 
City, state and zip: 

Ellensburg, WA 98926

Salmon Run 2017 logo
Sponsor or race organizer : 

Museum of Culture and Environment

Month, day and year of race: 
April 22, 2017
Race entry fee: 
Packet pick-up: 
Day-of, beginning at 9 a.m.
Race Day Parking: 
Campus parking available in lot O-5, across the street
Link to the results from previous years: 
Race director: 
Museum of Culture and Environment
How many years has this race been held: 
Proceeds will go to: 

support Museum of Culture and Environment programs and exhibits.

Prize Money, trophies, age groups: 
Prizes awarded to top finishers in each distance
Race menu: 

Race menu
A fun 5k run/walk and 10k run celebrating Earth Day and our favorite anadromous fish. Register before April 1st to guarantee a t-shirt!

The course is run on and around the Central Washington University campus, beginning and ending in front of Dean Hall. The 10K course is two loops of the 5K course.

Registration for the 5k and 10k includes water on the course, refreshments after the race, and a t-shirt for those who register early.

5K - $20.00

10K - $25.00

Small Fry kid's dash - Free (day of registration only)

Register online at Wildcat Tickets, or in person at the CWU Welcome Center or Wildcat Store in the SURC. Day of registration will be available, cash or check only.

Schedule of Events, 4/22/2017

9:00 a.m - Packet pick up and day of registration opens

10:00 a.m. - 5k/10k race start

11:15 a.m. - Kid's run

11:30 a.m. - Awards presentation

As always, this event happens on the same day as the annual Earth Day Family Festival, which includes more than 40 organizations offering family friendly activities and information about sustainability and environmental awareness. Sponsors include Yakama Nation Fisheries.

2017 Salmon Run Logo designed by Jane Go.

Race distance: