The Gold Rush is a twilight 5k run or walk through lovely Cottage Grove. It starts in the center of town and travels to Main Street and and then River Road, along the Willamette Coast Fork River.

We are happy to offer 18yr and under the discounted prices of $10 with a tank top event shirt and $5 without. The start and finish are located near places to find great food and drink to celebrate your run.

Race starts at 8:00pm Friday, July 14, 2023

Registration includes drink ticket (soft drink or Beer or Cider from Brew Station- across street from start/finish) and random prize fun!

START/FINISH LOCATION - Between 5th & 6th on Washington Ave


REGISTER ON TIME USING PAPER - contact Jim (info below) before 7/12/23

LATE REGISTRATION begins Thursday, July 13 and costs $5 more

LATE IN PERSON REGISTRATION- Thur, 7/13 6:30 to 8pm at Coast Fork Feed and Fri, 7/14 (race day) 6:30pm - 7:45pm at Start location

PACKET & TANK TOP PICK-UP - Thur, 7/13 6:30 to 8pm at Coast Fork Feed and Fri, 7/14 (race day) 6:45pm - 7:45pm at Start location


PRIZES - random prize drawing - will start at 9:05pm

QUESTIONS -  text or call Jim   541-968-2392     or email

*join us Saturday, July 15 to do a quick dash on the BMD parade route just before it starts - great to do with kids!! (details in the other post)

Here is the map of the Gold Rush