Shoreline Inn's Top 3 Scenic Marathons worth traveling for

May 26th, 2016

Shoreline Inn’s Top 3 Pics

We’re officially in marathon season, a great time to participate in runs with scenic routes on the Central Coast. Let the salty luscious wind cool you off as you run along the beach or treat yourself to a delectable glass of wine after running through vineyards. Race results are not at all as important as experiencing a great time and sharing it with people of all ages and abilities. Best of all, you can make this a family affair in San Luis Obispo County.

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photo credit MM4K.com

05/13/17 Miracle Miles for Kids

The route from Morro Rock to the Cayucos Pier is a very popular course for thousands of runners. Starting at the majestic Morro Rock and ending at the historic Cayucos Pier; all age participate. Proceeds benefit local children and families suffering from trauma.

05/28/16 Morro Bay’s Band on the Run

Morro Bay’s Band on the Run combines a picturesque beach course with live local music. At various intervals along the course, bands of all types will spur you on. The event is open to all ages and abilities and benefits music programs at local schools.

photo credit: Bands on the Run

06/4/16 Templeton Lighthouse Fun Run, Walk & Family Day

Held at Pomar Junction Winery, the 5K & 10K courses take participants through the vine-covered hills. The race is open to all ages and ends with a day of food, music and activities, including a bounce house. The event benefits Lighthouse Atascadero, a program providing support for addiction recovery and for victims of addiction.


photo credit: Lighthouse Fun Run

Serious runners might want to consider San Luis Obispo’s Half Marathon to be held on April 29-30, 2017. Here is a chance to run the city and country roads!

Whether you choose to participate or go as a spectator any of these events are sure to be a great way to spend the day out and active on the Central Coast.

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