Alaska Bearfest

5K, HALF & FULL MARATHONS

August 1st, 2021



11th ANNUAL BEARFEST


FULL MARATHON - HALF MARATHON  -  5K WALK

 

*This is an USATF certified marathon* 

(Aid stations with water, gatorade, snacks and

energy bars will be provided approx. every two miles)


REGISTER ONLINE

 

The winner of the Full Marathon receives a trip for two to the Anan Bear Observatory. Participation medals are handed out to all half and full marathon runners.

 

MARATHON SCHEDULE  

 

SATURDAY JULY 31, 2020

6:00pm - PASTA FEED

Carb load before the big race! Organizers will discuss the route  and be available to answer any questions.  Free for all volunteers, walkers and runners. *Subject to change due to covid-19 (In 2020 we had a virtual meeting instead, which may be the case again this year. TBA!)


* Registration for Marathon | $50 for early registrants and at Sat dinner or $65.00 on race day.


* Registration for 1/2 Marathon | $25 for early registrants and at Sat dinner or $35 on race day.

* Registration for 5K | Free for early registrants and at Sat dinner or $15 on race day

*  Marathon quick-dry t-shirts will be available for $25 (they will be sold in-person and are also available to add to your cart when you register online)

 

 

SUNDAY AUGUST 1, 2021

 

​* 5:00am - Early Start for those expecting to take more than 6 hours.


* 7:00am - 7:30am Registration - Nolan Center
 

* 8:00am   Start of marathon, half marathon and 5K walk/run.

*Subject to change due to covid-19--we may organize staggered starts to reduce crowds at the start line.