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2018 Transportation Information

BUS TRANSPORTATION

Take early buses to avoid overcrowding on later buses. If last bus is full, you will have to drive to or be dropped near at the start line.Plan to arrive at least one hour prior to race start to avoid long lines and allow yourself enough preparation time. The start area opens at 5:30am, race start is 7:30am.

Please note that finish line parking and bus pickup are located at Lake Sonoma & the Warm Springs Recreation Area.

 TO THE HALF MARATHON START (Francis Coppola Winery)

 From the Finish (pick up at Lake Sonoma Visitors Center)

Buses will pick up in at the Lake Sonoma Visitors Center. 10-minute ride

Approx. every 10 minutes between 5:50am and 6:50am

 

From Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. & North St.)

Buses will pick up in at the intersection of Vine Street & North Street in Healdsburg.10-minute ride

Approx. every 15 minutes between 6:00am and 6:45am

 

From the Hyatt Vineyard Creek (adjacent to the Marriott Courtyard)

Hyatt and Marriot Courtyard Santa Rosa guests have priority over non-guests. 25-minute ride

6:05am, 6:15am, 6:25am, 6:35am ONLY

 

From the Flamingo Conference Resort (must be a hotel guest)

6:15am ONLY – 25-minute ride

 

From the Sandman Santa Rosa (must be a hotel guest)

6:15am ONLY – 25-minute ride

 

From the Hampton Inn & Suites Windsor (must be a hotel guest)

6:10am – 15-minute ride

 

 TO THE HALLOWINE 10k START (Martorana Family Winery)

Please note there is NO PARKING at Martorana Family Winery. All runners must be bussed or dropped off. If dropping, you must arrive prior to 8:00am. West Dry Creek Rd. at Lambert Bridge Road will be closed to vehicle traffic after 8:00am.

 

From the Finish Line (departure at Lake Sonoma Visitors Center)

Buses will pick up in at the Lake Sonoma Visitors Center.

Approx. every 10 minutes between 7:20am and 7:40am

 

From Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. at North St.)

7:30am & 7:40am ONLY

 

From the Start Line (Francis Ford Coppola Winery)

Two buses will take runners to the Hallowine 10k from the start line just BEFORE the half marathon starts. Buses depart from the intersection of Fredson Road & Independence Underpass in front of the start line roughly 5-10 minutes BEFORE the half marathon start.

 

RETURNING BUSES FROM THE FINISH LINE

(pickup at Lake Sonoma Visitors Center)

To Start (Coppola Winery)

Approx. every 30 minutes between 10:30am and 12:30pm

To Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. at North St.)

Approx. every 45 minutes between 10:00am and 12:15pm

To Hyatt Vineyard Creek

Approx. every 30 minutes between 9:30am and 12:30pm

 

PARKING & RUNNER DROP OFF AT FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA WINERY

(Half Marathon)

Runners may park near the entry to Coppola Winery along portions of Geyserville Ave & Fredson Road as directed then walk to the start line. There is no parking on Coppola Winery property. Runners not staying at partner hotels may also park in Downtown Healdsburg or at Lake Sonoma and take a bus to the start line.

Runners drop off is located at the intersection of Geyserville Avenue & Independence Underpass. Runners must walk 0.25 miles via Independence Underpass to reach the start line at Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

PARKING & RUNNER DROP OFF AT MARTORANA FAMILY WINERY

(10K)

There is no parking at the Hallowine 10k start at Martorana Family Winery. All runners must take a bus to Martorana or be dropped off in front of the winery on West Dry Creek Rd. ALL RUNNERS MUST BE DROPPED OFF PRIOR TO 8:00am due to road closures. Do not pull into Martorana Family winery when dropping runners off. 

SPECTATOR VIEWING

There are several viewing points on course for spectators:

Mile 1.5: Corner of Lytton Springs Road & Fredson Road

Mile 4: Corner of Dry Creek Road & Lytton Springs Road

Mile 5: Corner of Dry Creek Road & Lambert Bridge Road – Dry Creek General Store

Mile 10: Corner of Dry Creek Road & Yoakim Bridge Road

Finish Line: Park at Lake Sonoma Warm Springs Recreation Area

 

 

Do not drive on the follow roads during the race:

  • Lytton Springs Road
  • West Dry Creek Rd.
  • Lambert Bridge Rd.
  • Yoakim Bridge Rd.

 

The following roads will be closed to traffic while runners are road:

  • Lytton Springs Rd.
  • West Dry Creek Road
  • Lambert Bridge Rd.
  • Yoakim Bridge Rd.

 

 

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