Carmel Valley Trail Race returns Sept. 17

2015 Carmel Valley Trail Race participants.
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The Carmel Valley Trail Race will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17, racing through one of San Diego’s hidden gems, Gonzales Canyon. The third annual trail race has added a 15K distance to the lineup which includes a 5K, 10K and a Kid’s Half Mile Dash for children 8 years old and younger.

A runner in Gonzales Canyon in the 2015 Carmel Valley Trail Race.
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The race sets off from Torrey Highlands Park and will run on a combination of single track and dirt service roads in the open space canyon. Runners will receive a medal at the post-race celebration.

The event is sponsored by AMN Healthcare and benefits Girls on the Run San Diego. To register or for more information, visit