Experience the glory of the Columbia River as you trek across the Astoria-Megler Bridge during this unique opportunity to walk/run across the bridge! This 10K offers a scenic adventure on a fairly flat road with one STEEP incline to the peak of the bridge. It is the longest continuous truss bridge in North America. Whether you're an experienced runner or looking for a family-friendly event, the Great Columbia Crossing 10K appeals to everyone. See you on the bridge!
Registration for the in-person event is now closed, but you can still register for the virtual 10k! Click the button for more details.
Registration Now Closed for In-Person Event
Registration for the in-person event is now closed. We have limited capacity to 2,000 participants. There is no waitlist. Visit our FAQs page to learn about this and other steps we are taking in order to ensure a safe event for everyone involved.
2021 Event Info
More than 400 of you joined our virtual event last year, creating your own course to run in October and earning our first-ever finisher medals. We are thrilled to announce that the Great Columbia Crossing 10k Run/Walk will be held in person this year on the morning of October 10, 2021.
Event planning during this pandemic is challenging and we appreciate your patience. While it remains unclear at this time exactly what safety precautions will be required for an October event, we are doing everything we can to ensure that this remains a safe and responsible event for all. Registrants should be prepared to abide by any safety standards that may be required at the time of the event.
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The Great Columbia Crossing 10K run/walk began in 1982.
Pedestrians are only allowed to cross the Astoria-Megler Bridge during this one event each year.
Click here to learn more about this event's past.