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Fall Fitness SMTXperiences

October 1, 2018

With the heat of summer past us, we are embracing the (somewhat) cooler temperatures autumn brings by spending as much time as possible outdoors. And what better way to embrace the arrival of fall than by participating in one of San Marcos’ many fun runs and races? So lace up your shoes and check out the list below – it’s going to be a fun fitness-filled fall!


The Great Pumpkin Dash 5k Run

October 13

5101 IH 35 South


PetFest 5k and Fun Run

October 20

San Marcos City Park

201 City Park St


Dia De Los Muertos 5k Run/Walk & Fun Run

October 27

Hernandez Elementary School

333 Stagecoach Trail


5th Annual Snake Bite 5k & Kids 1 Mile Fun Race

October 28

Five Mile Dam Park

4440 S Old Stage Coach Rd


Bigfoot Trail Race

November 3

Spring Lake Natural Area 

West Laurel Street


Fourth Annual Blanco Vista Wildcat 5k

November 3

Blanco Vista Elementary

2951 Blanco Vista Blvd


Pink Heals Hays County 5k

November 10

San Marcos Firestation #5

100 Carlson Circle 

Run For The Americas

November 10

Embassy Suites

1001 E. McCarty Lane

Looking for a more personalized running #SMTXperience? Core Running Company hosts free group runs throughout the week. Make sure to check their Facebook for time and locations.