Our hand-picked collection of gorgeous race venues you just have to see for yourself…
1. Birch Bay Marathon & Half Marathon in Blaine, Washington
Source: birchbaymarathon.com (top & left), city-data.com (right)
This 46th annual race is a certified Boston Marathon qualifier featuring mostly flat to gently rolling terrain with a short steep climb and a long gradual climb along the way. The Canadian mountain ranges stand beautifully in the distance as you enjoy the scenic views all along the waterfront of Birch Bay State Park.
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