Run For The Berries

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Run For The Berries Race Description


Priest River's 45th Annual Timber Days



Please join us for a 1 mile, 5K, or 10K run or walk along the beautiful Pend Oreille River. 


Start at the Memorial Park on High St. in Priest River, ID   

SATURDAY, JULY 29th, 2023 - 8:00 am

OVERVIEW: The Run for the Berries fun run is the kick-off of the annual Timber Days Celebration. After the race treat yourself to a huckleberry pancake breakfast. But don't go too far, because there will be a parade shortly after the race awards ceremony. You'll want to make sure to enjoy all the fun and festivities. 

COURSE DETAILS: Starting at the Memorial Park, the 1-mile Family Race goes out to the Merritt Bridge and then back; while the 5K (3.1 miles), and 10K (6.2 miles) brings you across the Merritt Bridge in Priest River, and onto the scenic Riverview Road and then back to the park in downtown Priest River, Idaho. There will be water stops at the 1- & 2-mile markers. You will pass the same water stops at miles 3 & 4 on the way back. 


Registration - 7 am to 7:45 am

10K & 5K Start Time - 8:00 am

1 Mile Start Time - 8:15 am

Awards at the Gazebo in the Priest River Park - 10:00 am

AWARDS: Times will be posted at the finish line and available at the awards ceremony held at 10:00 am at the gazebo in the Memorial Park. Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in all age categories for both 1 mile, 5K, and 10K races.

Top 3 of each age group will be awarded with a medal:

Age Groups - 0-8,     9-13,     14-18,      19-29,      30-39,      40-49      50-59,      60-69,      70-74      75+


 PROCEEDS: Proceeds from the fun run go to the PRLHS Cross Country Teams. Come have breakfast in the park and help our PRLHS Booster Club raise funds for our sports programs. Stay in the park after the race and enjoy the Timber Days Festival, parade, and festivities. Contact the Priest River Chamber at for more information on the festivities.


DECLARATION:  In consideration of acceptance of this entry and intending to be legally bound, I hereby for myself, heirs, executors and Administrators wave, release and discharge any and all rights and claims to damage which I may have or which may hereafter accrue to me against the Associates of the Priest River Lamanna High School Cross Country Team, West Bonner County School District, Priest River Timber Days Committee, City of Priest River, Priest River Chamber of Commerce, Race officials, volunteers, Bonner Co. Sheriffs Dept. any and all sponsors including their agents, employees, assigns, or anyone arising out of or in the course of my participation in this event. This release and waiver extends to all claims of every kind or nature whatsoever foreseen or unforeseen, known or unknown.

The undersigned further grants full permission to Priest River Timber Days Committee and/or agents authorized by them to use any photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings, or other record of this event for any purpose. Applications for minors will be accepted only with a parent's signature.

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    Run For The Berries Where & When

  • Location: Priest River, ID 83856
  • Race Date: 2024/07/27 08:00:00 AM (Saturday)
  • Categories:
    • Adult 1 Mile
    • Youth 1 Mile
    • Adult 5K Run (3.1 Miles)
    • Youth 5K (3.1 Miles)
    • Adult 10K
    • Youth 10K (6.2 Mile Run)

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A Berry Good Race!

Such a fun group - fantastic course and we’ll organized. Not to mention the huckleberry pancake breakfast after was deeelish!

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A Berry Good Race!

Such a fun group - fantastic course and we’ll organized. Not to mention the huckleberry pancake breakfast after was deeelish!

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Priest River, ID Weather

Run For The Berries weather history
  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of July 27th, Priest River, ID can expect temperatures between 66℉ and 79℉ with humidity around 73% and precipitation of 0.04".
    Last year the weather condition was Sunny.
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