Tag: Flathead Lake

Tag: Flathead Lake

Gorilla Grunt 1 mile/5k Run

Gorilla Grunt Fun Run is Saturday, March 18th. The Gorilla Grunt is a 1 miler/5K that benefits our Gorilla Booster Club. For runners, this is a great way to kick off the racing season. Its family friendly and fun for kids as well. People can of course walk if they prefer. They do have a […]

Busy Busy Busy Fall! – Taking a break from group runs

Hey everyone! Things are busy, busy for us at the Beacon this fall and limiting schedules have made it difficult for us to host group runs. We are taking a break on group runs for the time being, we apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience! There are some great races coming up, so […]

Volunteers Needed!

Whaddup Beacon Runners?? XTERRA NEEDS VOLUNTEERS! 30 people are needed for trail marshals, transition and finish areas.  Receive a free hat and sticker for helping! Please contact the race director, Krista Rufenach for more details – krufenach@krmc.org and this is what else is happening…. The 25th annual Climb Big Mountain is this Saturday, the 30th!  Climb Danny […]

Tuesday Group Run in Kalispell – Lawrence Park

Good Monday runners! Today we’re running from the Flathead Beacon to Lawrence Park! Meet us at 5:30pm at the Beacon office. It’s going to be hot again today but there should be some shade on the east side of Kalispell in the neighborhoods. There are water fountains in the park so we can take a […]

Herron Park Run , Again!

We couldn’t stop talking about our great run at Herron Park a few weeks ago, so let’s do it again! In case you didn’t participate last time, we will meet at the Herron Park parking lot at 5:30pm. Depending on how much you want to run, there are a variety of options ranging from 1 […]

Africa Run Tonight!!! – Northshore of Flathead Lake

Tonight, we run. Don’t forget that we will be meeting in Somers at the Waterfowl Protection area parking lot at 5:30 instead of the Beacon office for our “Africa” run this evening. The conditions are just right and the beach is calling for us! Yay for Sunshine 🙂 Here’s how to get to our meeting spot […]

Africa Beach Run – NEXT TUESDAY!!!

Gather up your gear for a special run next week! Next Tuesday, at 5:30 we will be meeting at Fish Wildlife and Parks in Somers for our locally named “Africa” run.  On the North Shore of Flathead Lake, when the tide and sand are just right, the beach opens up especially for us Beacon Runners. […]

Tuesday Night Group Run – “Africa” Run

Hey runners! In the spirit of Halloween, next Tuesday we have a treat for you all. We will not be meeting in Kalispell, rather Somers for the “Africa” run on the north end of Flathead Lake. We will be meeting at the Somers Post Office at our typical 5:30pm time. From there we will run […]

Tuesday Group Run – “Africa” North Shore Beach Run

Rain or shine, we’re still meeting in Somers tomorrow to run the north shore of Flathead Lake. Meet at the Somers Post Office  at 5:30 pm, we’ll run to the beach from there. We have permission to access and run up to the state land marker. This is a really beautiful place, I highly recommend […]

“Africa” Run – North Shore of Flathead Lake

Next Tuesday, for our Kalispell Group Run, we’re running on what is known as “Africa” on the north end of Flathead Lake. In the last blog post I said we’d be meeting at the Somers Park and Ride. Scratch that, we’re meeting at the Somers Post Office instead.  From there, we’ll run down to the […]

Tuesday’s Group Run Location

Pretty typical blog posts here have me saying “meet at the Beacon office on Tuesday for our group run,” or something of the like. Well, this Tuesday pay attention–we’re moving our meeting spot to Somers this week for a very special treat. We’re running on what is known as “Africa” on the north end of […]

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