38th Annual Run Through the Pines August 12


The 38th Annual Run Through the Pines will be staged in Crestline on Saturday, August 12, starting at Lake Gregory.  ( Contributed Photo)

By Susan A. Neufeld


Crestline, CA – The 38th Annual Run Through the Pines — hosted by the Rim of the World Recreation and Park District — will be staged in and around Lake Gregory on Saturday, August 12.

This year’s line-up features a 5K, 10K and Kids Fun Runs. The event features water stations, chip timing and computerized race results, distinctive event t-shirts with custom designs, post-race refreshments and entertainment.


Run Through the Pines sponsors are: Goodwin’s and Son’s Market, Rim of the World Recreation & Park District, Snow Valley Mountain Resort, SkyPark at Santa’s Village, Nature’s Bakery, Kristina Jennings of Caldwell Banker Sky Ridge Realty, The Alpenhorn News.

If you have any questions or  would like to learn more about the run and/or how you can be a part of this Long-Running Mountain Tradition, please call Bob Kinzel, Race Director, Veronica Perez, Community Services Specialist, or Carly Korn Marketing/Office Assistant to the Board of Directors at (909) 336 -7275.

In the past the run has been an international affair, with a runners from, Maine, Illinois, Utah, and some from as far away as Kobe, Japan.