9th Annual Reindeer Run - Walk 5k / 10k
Congratulations runners and walkers! 2019 Race Results are here!
Saturday, December 7th, 2019
Napa River Bay Trail at Wetlands Edge Park
2 Eucalyptus Drive, American Canyon
*Race t-shirt guaranteed through November 30th for ages 13 & up
Registration: Follow this link to register now!
8 am: Runner Check in begins, Day of registration opens
9 am: 5k and 10k races begin
Course information: The most scenic 5k/10k in the Bay area! The course is flat and fast on paved roads and well groomed gravel trails. Beautiful wetlands views are visible from every turn and participants can expect to see wildlife including birds, owls, swans, or raptors. You may even catch a glimpse of the playful river otters that live in the area. See our Course Map below.
*New this year: A holiday costume contest for our 4 legged runners! Bring your dog dressed up in holiday related theme for our dog costume contest. Judging will take place at 8:30 am and leashed dogs may run/walk the course the with you. Thanks to American Canyon Veterinary Hospital for sponsoring the contest. Prizes will be awarded. *Dog owners must be registered runners to participate in the costume contest. Participants that want to run with their dog will line up behind the main main pack. All dogs must be vaccinated, on leash, and under control at all times.
Arrival information: Race begins at 9 am, but arrive early to hang out with some local characters. Santa and Rudolph will make an appearance and we will have pre-race snacks, hot chocolate and coffee.
Parking information: Parking is available along and Eucalyptus Drive and Commerce Blvd. Please take care not to block driveways of local residents. Parking is limited, please consider carpooling with a friend. Race begins at the Napa River Bay Trail, Wetlands Edge Trailhead on the corner of Eucalyptus Drive and Wetland Edge Road in American Canyon.
Packet pick up: We have two options for packet pick up. Bring the family and stay for Dine and Donate!
Wednesday, December 4 at Round Table Pizza, American Canyon 4:00 - 8:00 pm
Thursday, December 5 at Mi Zacatecas Restaurant, American Canyon 4:00 - 8:00 pm
*Please register by November 30th so we can have your packet ready. For registrations after November 30, packet pick up will be on race day.
Waivers and ID information: All runners and walkers are required to sign a waiver when registering. Please bring an ID with you for packet pick up.
What to bring: Carry a cell phone or camera to catch the beautiful views. Bring a warm jacket or layers for after the race in case of cold.
What to wear: We encourage Reindeer and/or holiday themed attire! Race is rain or shine. Please bring layers in case of wet weather.
Other details: Dogs on leash are welcome. Packet Pick up information will be available in November. Race registration includes long sleeve Reindeer Run tech shirt and goody bag. All finishers receive a special race medal that doubles as a holiday ornament.
Thank you joining us!
Route Map: 5K & 10K course map
To provide financial and hands-on support for the basic needs of children living in poverty regardless of nationality, race, gender, politics or religious affiliations, through direct scholarships or grants or organizations that directly support children
REINDEER RUN SPONSORSHIP
Thank You to Our Generous 2019 Sponsors!
For Sponsorship Information please contact Sandy Kain at
American Canyon Tourism Improvement District including hotels:
The UPS Store
Supervisor Belia Ramos
Benson & Chiolero Accounting
Councilmember Mark Joseph
Napa River Realty
In Kind Sponsors: Many thanks to these businesses for donating services and supplies to support the Reindeer Run!
American Canyon Veterinary Care
City of American Canyon
Round Table Pizza
Mi Zacatecas Restaurant
12 & Under: FREE with Registered Adult
13 - 17: $20
18 & Over:
10/1 - 11/30 $45
12/1 - 12/6 $50
Day of Race $60