Bus shuttle times announced

MANSON — The Lake Chelan Shore to Shore Marathon, Half and 10K has announced times for when buses will leave Manson the morning of the Sept. 7 race to take runners to their starting points.

The staging area for all the buses will be the North Shore Bible Church parking lot, 123 Wapato Point Parkway, in Manson.

Buses transporting marathon runners will leave church parking lot at 6 a.m. sharp, Saturday, Sept. 7. Buses getting half-marathon participants to their start will leave at 6:30 a.m. sharp. And buses shuttling 10K runners and walkers will depart at 7:30 a.m. sharp.

Participants in all three races are asked to arrive in Manson several minutes prior to their bus shuttle departure time. Portable restrooms will be set up in the parking lot. A limited packet pickup will occur from 5:30 to 6:45 a.m. Saturday at the church parking lot. Please note: There is no day of race registration.

The marathon begins on the south shore of Lake Chelan just past Field’s Point Landing at 7 a.m.; the half-marathon on South Lakeshore Drive between Karma Vineyards and Pat and Mike’s store at 7:30 a.m.; and the 10K near the Lake Chelan Shores Development between Chelan and Manson at 8 a.m.

There is no parking at any of the start areas, so organizers strongly encourage participants to use the bus shuttle service.

All three races end in Manson on Pedoi Street adjacent to Manson Bay Park on Lake Chelan. The North Shore Bible Church parking lot is located about a quarter-mile away.

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