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WAG Race Volunteers Needed & Upcoming Races

We need volunteers for the WAG Race. Please email run@flatheadbeacon.com or message us on Facebook if you can help out. Perk – Volunteers receive a free WAG Race t-shirt! Upcoming Races this week – Spartan Race – May 6th & 7th Montana Beast and Sprint Weekend Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge, Bigfork MT – MK5K and […]

What’s Happening with Run Club?

Dear running family, Sammi here — one of the originals at the Flathead Beacon Running Club with some updates for 2017 regarding the running club. We still think of you often, even though we haven’t organized a group run ALL WINTER LONG. There are good reason(s) for this. Why? 1. I tore my ACL in […]

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 […]

Races to run this fall….

Fall into RUNning Looking for a race to run this fall? Here’s a list of a few that we highly recommend… 2016 Two Bear Marathon 26.2 miles – Sept 18th, 2016 Punch your ticket now for one of the toughest hybrid marathons around! Enjoy the first 14 miles of beautiful single track and show your […]

City Beach run in Whitefish

Hey Whitefish runners, Tonight’s group run will meet at 6:00pm at City Beach. We will run on the city paved trail system running toward Big Mountain Road. The run is a flat 5.25 mile route. It is also predominantly an out and back run which leaves opportunity to cut the route a bit shorter if […]

Trail Running on Whitefish Trails for tonight’s Group Run

It’s a great place to run, let’s do it again this week! Meet in the parking lot at Lion Mountain Trailhead at the Whitefish Trails ,6:00 p.m. There are some great shorter routes, longer loops and something for everyone, even hikers! Feel free to walk, turn around at any point or run farther than the […]

City Beach run in Whitefish

Hey Whitefish runners, Tonight’s group run will meet at 6:00pm at City Beach and run on the city paved trail system running toward Big Mountain Road. The run is a flat 5.25 mile route. It is also predominantly an out and back run which leaves opportunity to cut the route a bit shorter if you […]

Rawwwrrrrr Lion Mountain

Hey Beacon Runners, You know the drill. For this Thursday’s group run, let’s meet at the Lion Mountain trail head in Whitefish, say, 6pm?  We love Lion Mountain because there are plenty of options for all of our runners.  Run for a little or run for a lot, just come on out and join us!  Plus, the […]

Track Workout in Whitefish….Tonight!

Tonight’s group run will meet at Whitefish Highschool, 6pm. In honor of the upcoming Montana State Track Meet, I thought we could do a little speed workout ourselves. We will finalize the workout with everyone who comes tonight.  All ability and ages welcome. Nobody gets left behind because we’ll be running  in a circle! Bring […]

7th Annual WAG Race!

Hey Runners, This Sunday, May 15th, the annual WAG race is being held at the Hugh Rodgers WAG park! Register online before race day you will receive a $10 discount!  There are awesome things happening on race day including great food, music, and prizes – GET signed up!   Volunteers Needed!  We need some extra […]

1st Run of the Season in Whitefish!

Guess what, Beacon runners??!! This Thursday is the day for our first run in Whitefish this season!!  Grab your shoes, grab your friends and let’s go to Lion Mountain and run some trails. At 6 p.m. we will meet at the trailhead on Lion Mountain to begin our run.  We are so excited to get running […]

Whitefish Trails for Tonight’s Group Run

It’s a great place to run, let’s do it again this week! Meet in the parking lot at Lion Mountain Trailhead at the Whitefish Trails ,6:00 p.m. There are some great shorter routes, longer loops and something for everyone, even hikers! Feel free to walk, turn around at any point or run farther than the […]

Whitefish Trails – Lion Mountain Trail Head

Devon is going to be leading the run tonight! He’s an awesome Run Clubber, meet him in the parking lot at Lion Mountain Trailhead on Whitefish Trails at 6:00 p.m.   There are some great shorter routes, longer loops and something for everyone, even hikers! Feel free to walk, turn around at any point or […]

Group Run meets at City Beach in Whitefish

For tonight’s run, we are meeting at City Beach @ 6 p.m. Part of the run is an out and back, so there is an option to trim down the distance if you don’t want to go the full 5. Excited to see you tonight!

North Valley Run

We are meeting at North Valley Hospital for tonight’s group run, we’ll be leaving to run a little after 6pm. Below are two routes, one long and one short, that leave from the north end of the parking lot. Both routes are about 50/50 gravel to pavement. There’s a good turnaround point if you’d like to […]

Whitefish Trails – Trail Run & Foot Evaluation

Ever had questions about which shoes to wear when trail running? Whitefish Therapy & Sport Center will be hanging out at the Whitefish Trail Learning Pavilion for tomorrow night’s group run, providing free foot evaluations and tips on which shoes to wear trail running. Therapists Ryan Senn, DPT, OCS, CSCS and Gabe Murphy DPT, CSCS […]

Run Club Postponed Until the Smoke Clears

The smoke has settled back in to the Valley and it doesn’t look like there’s an end in sight. We will be canceling Run Club until further notice. It’s not safe to run outside in these conditions so we’ll keep you posted. Thanks!

Let’s keep an eye on Air Quality today

The smoke moved in pretty heavy last night and continues in to this morning. Let’s see what the afternoon looks like and we’ll make a final decision on if we run or not tonight. The plan is to meet at the Lion Mountain Trails at 6pm to run the Whitefish Trails. Check again later today, […]

Lion MT Trailhead – Whitefish Trails

Tonight we’re meeting at Lion Mountain Trailhead on Whitefish Trails at 6:00 p.m.  There are some great shorter routes, longer loops and something for everyone, even hikers! Feel free to walk, turn around at any point or run farther than the group! As always, prep ahead of time by drinking plenty of water during the […]

Take the Night Off – No Group Run in Whitefish Tonight

There will be no Run Club in Whitefish tonight, go out and enjoy the nice weather! From here on, we’ll be running in Whitefish every other Thursday for the remainder of the summer.

Group Run at Riverside Park in Whitefish – Join for Two Bear Kids Training Day

Thursday’s Group Run in Whitefish will meet at Riverside Park under the Gazebo at 6pm. The Flathead Beacon Running Club will be teaming up with the Two Bear Kids Marathon for one of their training days. The Two Bear Kids Marathon program is for kids K-8 who want to safely complete a marathon in 2015. […]

Weekend Group Run this Sunday at Big Mountain

Another weekend group run, this Sunday at Big Mountain. Meet at the trailhead of the Danny On Trail, 8am. We’ll decide on distance with the people who come. In addition to Sunday’s run, there are a ton of great races happening on Saturday! Check out the Running Club Calendar for upcoming races. All have same-day […]

Whitefish Group Run tonight – Meet at Depot Park

Good morning Whitefish group run pals! Tonight we’re running on the bike paths around the center of Whitefish. We’ll meet at Depot Park at 6 p.m. and take off from there. This is a pretty flat, all paved, mellow, almost four-mile run. It is great for strollers, walkers. Here is the route:

Lion Mountain! Rooaaaarrrr!!

Tonight, my friends, meet in Whitefish at the Lion Mountain trailhead for some solid group running fun. Plan a little extra time to get through construction and please try to be there by 6:00 p.m. to start the run. Fearless leader, Dillon Tabish, will be there and accommodate leading the run. Remember, you don’t have to […]

No Run Club Tonight – Happy 4th of July!

There will be no Group Run in Whitefish tonight because of the 4th of July holiday weekend. Have a fun and safe weekend everyone!!

Whitefish Trails – Lion Mountain Trailhead

Group run at Lion Mountain on the Whitefish Trails tonight in Whitefish! Meet us at the trailhead at 6:00 p.m. We’ll decide the route/distance in the parking lot. There may be some road construction on the way there so if you get stuck in it and are running late, just shoot me a text 471-4595.

WAG Race Route – Whitefish

For tonight’s group run route in Whitefish, we’re meeting at the Armory and will run the WAG race routes. You can choose either the four-mile or 12k option. Please meet at the Armory at 6:00 p.m. to start the run! This is super stroller friendly, pretty flat and a gorgeous run just east of Whitefish. […]

City Beach Run in WF

The weather is looking mighty fine for a fun run from City Beach tonight at 6 p.m. in Whitefish. So, let’s do this. This route is ideal for all abilities, great for pushing strollers, walking, sprinting, jogging, etc. Meet in the parking lot for an out-and-back run (mostly) on the city paved trail system toward Big Mountain […]

North Valley Hospital Run

We are meeting at North Valley Hospital for tonight’s group run, we’ll be leaving to run a little after 6pm. Below are two routes, one long and one short, that leave from the north end of the parking lot. Both routes are about 50/50 gravel to pavement. There’s a good turnaround point if you’d like to […]

Whitefish Trails for tonight’s Group Run

Tonight we’re meeting at Lion Mountain Trailhead on Whitefish Trails at 6:00 p.m.  There are some great shorter routes, longer loops and something for everyone, even hikers! Feel free to walk, turn around at any point or run farther than the group! As always, prep ahead of time by drinking plenty of water during the […]

Happy Trails in Happy Valley

Tonight’s run is out on the trails in Happy Valley. Not sure where that is? Don’t you fret, we’ll show you the way. Meet at 6:00pm at the Mobil gas station on Hwy 93, about 4 miles south of Whitefish City limits. From there, your trusty guide Kristin will show you the way to the […]

WF group run meets at City Beach tonight

For tonight’s run, we are meeting at City Beach @ 6 p.m. in Whitefish.  Part of the run is an out and back, so there is an option to trim down the distance if you don’t want to go the full five miles. Another beautiful day on our hands so soak up the sun and […]

Lion Mountain Whitefish Group Run

Group run at Lion Mountain on the Whitefish Trails tonight in Whitefish! Meet us at the trailhead at 6:00 p.m. We’ll decide the route/distance in the parking lot. There may be some road construction on the way there so if you get stuck in it and are running late, just shoot me a text 471-4595. […]

Thursday: Hugh Rogers WAG Park (Meet at Armory)

Thursday is coming up and this Thursday Tristan Scott will be leading Whitefish’s group run! Please meet at 6:00 p.m. at the Armory parking lot, south of the Hugh Rogers WAG Park. Tristan will be waiting with maps and a smile. So, please join us! Also, remember to refer to our schedule of races here:http://www.flatheadbeaconrunningclub.com/pane/races-schedule/  to […]

The Long Haul : John Muir Trail, Tonight at Crush!

Join us tonight for a free screening of “The Long Haul: John Muir Trail” at Crush Lounge. The Toggery is giving away sweet prizes including a free pair of men’s and women’s Hoka or Pearl Izumi running shoes! We’re scheduled for 8pm but feel free to come early and hang out. Join the event on […]

Hitting the Trails in Whitefish

Lion Mountain is about 98% clear of snow so we think it’s a good time to hit the trails. Because of some scheduling issues, we’re going to meet a half hour earlier than normal. Everyone meet at Lion Mountain at the Whitefish Trails trail head, 5:30pm. The weather is predicting partly cloudy, let’s hope the […]

The Long Haul : John Muir Trail

The Beacon Running Club presents a free screening of “The Long Haul: John Muir Trail on Wednesday, March 25th – 8pm at Crush Lounge in Whitefish. This film features two UltraMarathoner’s attempt to log the Fastest Known Time running the John Muir Trail. This 223 mile-long trail winds through the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range with […]

Whitefish Group Run this Thursday

We had an awesome turnout yesterday for our group run in Kalispell and we are hoping to do the same on Thursday in Whitefish.  Temperatures are still staying warm but there are chances for rain, dress accordingly.  A reminder again, the Gorilla Grunt Race is happening on Sunday, March 15th in Kalispell. It’s St. Patty’s […]

Thursday’s Run in Whitefish: Trails toward Big Mountain

Good morning! Happy Thursday. Tonight, meet up at Whitefish’s downtown Depot Park at 6:00 p.m. for a run, jog or walk on the trail system north of town toward Big Mountain Road. This trail is lit, perfect for all abilities, good for strollers and an out-and-back route. Feel free to turn around at any point […]

Depot Park out to the Armory

New route! New route! New route! We’ve got a new route to run tonight from Depot Park in downtown Whitefish. We’ll meet at 6:00 p.m. and venture off from there. This route is pretty flat, great for strollers, dogs and all abilities. You can turn around at any point. We hope to see you tonight […]

Thursday’s Whitefish Quest: Trailrunning

Tomorrow is Thursday and the weather is slated for sun, a cooler temperature, but overall nice. And we haven’t ran on trails in a while, so please meet at Lion Mountain Trailhead tomorrow night at 5:45 pm, we’ll start running at 6:00 p.m. Lion Mountain is a popular place for hikers, runners and bikers. It […]

Whitefish’s Thursday Run–One in the morning, one at night

Hello hot temps! Tomorrow, we’re running at two different times, once in the morning and once at night. So, for those who don’t want to run in the heat at night can choose to run at 6:45 a.m. instead. You’ll  be meeting Nic tomorrow morning and Sammi tomorrow night.  Both runs tomorrow are meeting at […]

We run, you run, we dip. Thursday’s group run involves a swim.

It’s summer! And for tomorrow’s group run in Whitefish we’re meeting at City Beach. Why? Because when we’re done running, we’re swimming. We run, you run, we dip. This lovely run is going to be led by the even lovelier Katrina Larsen–a run club die-hard and fan-favorite. So, tell your pals and see you tomorrow […]

Lion Mountain–See you tonight!

Hey Thursday. And the SUN! Here we come—we’re celebrating the sun’s emergence back into our lives by running at Lion Mountain on the Whitefish Trails tonight in Whitefish! Meet us at the trailhead at 6:00 p.m. The trails could still be a little wet, but worth it. Bring your trail running shoes, adequate layers (in-case […]

Whitefish Thursdays! New route & The Summit Classic

Hello run clubbers! It’s Thursday and we’re meeting tonight at 6:00 p.m. at Depot Park in Whitefish. We’re running a new route, but primarily on the great bike trails that wind through Whitefish. And, this weekend is the ever-popular Summit Classic race. Details below. Tonight’s route is about four miles long, is perfect for all abilities […]

Thursday Group Run: North Valley Hospital Treats!

On Thursday, May 8th we are meeting in Whitefish for our Thursday group run at North Valley Hospital again. Please park across the street in the soccer fields at 6:00 p.m. We’ll run a portion of the trails we ran two weeks ago, but there is an option to extend the run onto Monegan to […]

Meet at Whitefish Trails: Thursday, May 1st

Let’s ring in the new month with a trail run Whitefish Trails! Meet at the Lion Mountain Trailhead tomorrow evening at 6:00 p.m. We’ll head out toward Beaver Lake, but just keep in mind you can turn around at any point, add mileage, walk, bring a stroller (although this is a Herculean effort) and have a […]

WAG route in Whitefish

Tonight is the night we run in Whitefish! And, why don’t we run the upcoming WAG routes?! Let’s all meet at the Armory at 6:00 p.m. (directions to Armory here) and there are two loops we can do from there. The four-mile or 12k options–both routes are on the same course for the first two miles, […]

Running tonight in Whitefish!

Whitefish was such a hit last week, we’re making it a regular thing. See above, we are a happy group. It is supposed to be raining cats and dogs, but if there are still people wanting to run, we’re there. We aren’t going to run on trails, but meet out by North Valley Hospital (soccer fields) […]

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