Run to the Beach Lake Tahoe 5K & 10K

Lake Tahoe July 4th fun activity.

July 4th, 2020

Run, walk or stroll the July 4th 5K or 10K course. Starting at the North Tahoe Regional Park the courses offer scenic and fun trails. The 5K is a quick course and the 10K has a signature climb. Come out with your friends and family and start your July 4th with a run, walk, or stroll to the Beach.

Parking is located at the North Tahoe Regional Park. There is a nominal parking fee. After the race walk back to your car, less than a mile.

The finish is on the Beach at the Tahoe Vista Recreation Area featuring a beautiful sandy beach for swimming! Tahoe Vista and North Lake Tahoe are prime destinations to spend your July 4th. Fireworks are scheduled for the evening of July 3rd!

Tech Tee included if registered by 6/26/20.  Cold beverages, including Lagunitas, awards, and snacks at the finish.


Run To The Beach By 12/31 By 3/31 By 7/3 Onsite if Available
5K $40.00 $45.00 $50.00 $50.00
5K Youth/Senior $35.00 $40.00 $45.00 $45.00
10K $45.00 $50.00 $55.00 $55.00
10K Youth/Senior $40.00 $45.00 $50.00 $50.00


We value you as our customer and strive to provide you with a good value for your dollar.

We want you to have the best experience that you can.  For your race fee we provide you with:

  • Free digital race photo
  • Great racing venues
  • Challenging and fun courses
  • Post event festivities; music, food & beverages
    • Recovery food such as fruit and bagels
  • Medical staff
  • SWAG from the Big Blue Adventure and/or our great sponsors


  • Age Group/Gender, 5-year (14-19, 20-24, etc.) based on age as of 12/31 in the race year
    • Must be a minimum of 5 participants in the Age Group by Gender to receive award

Venue Map

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July 3 Item/Function Location
1:00-3:00 PM Registration and Check-in Big Blue Adventure 210 Grove Street, Tahoe City
July 4 Item/Function Location
7:00-8:00 AM Registration and Check-in North Tahoe Regional Park
8:30 AM Race Start North Tahoe Regional Park
8:50 AM First Finisher Finish Line/Kings Beach
10:00 AM Awards Finish/Beach

Check out Tahoe Adventure Company at the Run To The Beach finish area for Kayak and SUP rentals.

Refund Policy

Refunds are not available for this event for any reason, including cancellation, inclement weather or athlete injury. We also strictly do not allow athlete-to-athlete transfers, for any reason.

Cancellation Policy:

If you choose to cancel your registration you can do so 10 days or prior to your event date.  A discount code will be created  for you at 70% of your registration fee that you can then use for any future event. The code will be valid through the following calendar year.

Changes to your class/distance:
We allow you to make changes to your class up until 3 days prior to the event. For example moving from 5K to 10K or Half distance, etc.

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