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Walking Marathons USA West

Walking marathons in the western USA.

Seattle Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon Photos
Photos of the Seattle Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon.

Seattle Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon
The Seattle Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon debuted in 2009. The Seattle Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon are open to walkers and runners.

Rock 'n' Roll Marathons and Half Marathons
Rock 'n' Roll Marathons and Half Marathons are held in several U.S. cities throughout the year. Rock 'n' Roll Marathons and Half Marathons are open to walkers and runners.

Columbia Gorge Marathon and Half Marathon - Review
This walker-friendly event is held in October in Hood River, Oregon.

Las Vegas Marathon and Half Marathon
The Las Vegas Marathon and Half Marathon is held in early December, with a marathon and half-marathon.

Seattle Marathon and Half Marathon
The Seattle Marathon and Half Marathon is held the Sunday after Thanksgiving, with a marathon and half-marathon.

Nike 26.2 Marathon and Half-Marathon
The Nike 26.2 Marathon for Women is held in October in San Francisco, with a marathon and half-marathon for women to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Tinker Bell Half Marathon
The Tinker Bell Half Marathon debuts in 2012 and is a January walking or running half marathon through Disneyland and California Adventure theme parks and Anaheim.

Avenue of the Giants Marathon
May marathon under the redwoods in Humboldt, California.

Avon Walks for Breast Cancer
Walk a marathon and a half marathon to raise funds to fight breast cancer.

Big Sur Marathon - The Walk
April marathon on central California coast includes a seven, ten or 21 mile power walk.

Nike Boulder Backroads Marathon & Half Marathon
September marathon and half-marathon. Run or walk the rural Backroads of Boulder, Colorado. Course time limit of 7 hours. Walkers welcome in either event.

Catalina Island Marathon
Yearly March marathon in southern California.  No time limit, walkers welcome.   From Pacific Sports.

Houston Marathon
Houston, Texas in January. Time limit of 6 hours is doable for those walking under 13:45 minute miles.

Cowtown Marathon
Yearly February marathon from the stockyards of Fort Worth, Texas, in February. Walkers allowed.

Dallas MetroPCS Marathon
December marathon in Dallas, Texas with an 6.5-hour course limit as of 2012.

Discovery Walk Festival, Vancouver WA
Two Day International Marching League yearly walk, fourth weekend of April. Includes a Friday Mayor's 10K Walk and Saturday and Sunday 21KM, 32KM or 42KM routes.

Equinox Marathon - Fairbanks
Fairbanks, Alaska September event, with walker-friendly 10 hour time limit.   Two-person relay also.

Eugene Marathon and Half Marathon - Oregon
Walker-friendly 8 hour time limit for both marathon and half marathon on a beautiful flat, riverside route in one of the top running towns in the USA. Held in May in Eugene, Oregon.

Fox Cities Marathon and Power Walk, Wisconsin
Marathon and relay, Wisconsin with 8-hour time limit. The Appleton Papers Power Walk is scored, with walking-only enforced. Non-competitive walks and runs and relay events also included.

Grandma's Marathon
Duluth, Minnesota marathon in June.

Honolulu Marathon
Yearly December marathon. Includes Mayor's Walk.

Lake Tahoe Marathon
Annual October marathon includes a 10K Race Walk and a Half Marathon Walk as well as the full Marathon Walk.

Las Vegas Rock 'N' Roll Marathon and Half-Marathon
The Las Vegas Marathon was converted into a Rock 'N' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon in 2009.

Lincoln Marathon
May event in Lincoln, Nebraska. Time limit is six hours, with anyone reaching the half marathon point in more than three hours directed to finish as a half marathoner.

Los Angeles Marathon
March marathon which has no time limit.

Maui Marathon
Yearly March marathon, 8 hr. time limit.

Mayor's Midnight Sun Marathon, AK
June 21 yearly in Anchorage, Alaska. One of the target marathons for the Leukemia Society's Team In Training.

Austin Marathon - Austin, TX
February event in Austin, TX. Course open and supported for a full 7 hours for walkers. Half marathon also available, open and supported for four hours.

Omaha Riverfront Marathon
Walker-friendly marathon in Omaha, Nebraska, November.

Pacific Shoreline Marathon
Huntington Beach, California with 6 hour time limit, in January.

Pike's Peak Marathon
Very challenging marathon which gains over 7000 ft. The times are generous but this event requires excellent conditioning as the maximum altitude is 14,100 ft.

Pocatello Marathon - Idaho
Early September marathon with 6 hour time limit.

Portland Marathon
October marathon in Portland, Oregon. The marathon walk is a featured event, and is a sanctioned volkssport marathon. 10K Mayor's Walk and Race Walk also.

Rock 'N' Roll Marathon
This series has multiple destinations throughout the USA and some international races. Not all of their races are walker-friendly, but some have a seven hour time limit and some have a walker-friendly half marathon.

San Antonio Marathon and 3K Fun Walk
November marathon in Texas.

San Diego Marathon
Walker-friendly marathon, half marathon, 5K fun walk, January.

Santa Clarita Marathon
November marathon in Santa Clarita, California.  Seven hour time limit.

Seattle Marathon
Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K Walk, November.

Shiprock Marathon, Relays and Walk
Walk on the Navajo Nation in Farmington, New Mexico, late April or May. Includes marathon, half-marathon, 5-person relay, and 10K trail walk.

Silicon Valley Marathon
October marathon in San Jose, California.  Six hour time limit.

Snow Mountain Marathon - Colorado
Yearly July marathon, half-marathon and ultra in Winter Park, Colorado open to walkers and runners with a maximum time limit of 12 hours.

St. George Marathon
Utah marathon in October.  Six hour time limit. Mayor's Walk.

Tucson Marathon
December marathon in Arizona.  Course closes after six hours.

Steamboat Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K
Steamboat Springs, Colorado marathon in June.� Course closes in 5.5 hrs., so be fast or do the half marathon or 10K.

Breast Cancer 3-Day Walks Step by Step
Walk 20 miles a day for three days for breast cancer charities, with events held in cities across the USA. Step by step on registering, training, fundraising, and walking these premier events.

Melanie's First Marathon Walk
Melanie Jonker shares her training schedule and triumph in completing her first walking marathon. From your About Guide.

Whiskey Row Marathon
Prescott, Arizona marathon in May, YMCA sponsored.  Six hour time limit.

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