2016 Big Sur River Run Canceled Due to Soberanes Fire.

While the event organizers would appreciate pre-registered participants donating their
registration fees to the event so that they can be distributed to the Big Sur Volunteer Fire Brigade
and the Big Sur Health Center, refund requests will be accommodated. Pre-registered runners
and walkers who would like a refund of their registration fees are asked to email their refund
request to with “BSRR” noted on email subject line.
Additionally, the Big Sur International Marathon has graciously offered a race discount
in their Half Marathon or the Pacific Grove Lighthouse 5K on the weekend of November 12-13,
2016. To take advantage of this offer, runners should register at
and use the code: BSRRD16 to receive a 10% discount on either race. (Offer is good until
October 15, 2016, and does not apply to those already registered in the Half Marathon or 5K.)

Register Online

The 2016 Big Sur River Run has been cancelled due to the Soberanes Fire.


Register By Mail

The 2016 Big Sur River Run has been canceled due to the Soberanes Fire.

We prefer to have participants register online because it requires less work for our busy volunteers and is gentler on the environment, but we understand that some participants would prefer to mail-in their registration and entry fee.

Download and complete the registration form.
Make check payable to Big Sur River Run, and mail to: P.O. Box 201, Big Sur, CA 93920.


Race day registration opens at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 9:00 a.m.

As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, the Big Sur River Run donates the proceeds from its running events to local, non-profit organizations. Learn more about our grant recipients.

Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you on race day!