Event Details  

Sunday, June 19 (Father's Day)


6:30 a.m.          Packet Pick Up opens
                           Race-day registration (if available)
                           Registration closes at 7:45 a.m.
7:15 a.m.           5k and 10k racers begin staging
7:45 a.m.          Opening Ceremony
8:00 a.m.         Race Start
9:00 a.m.         Awards Ceremony and Family Festival
9:30 a.m.         Kids' Fun Run: ages 3-4, 200 yard run
9:50 a.m.         Kids' Fun Run: ages 5-6, 400 yard run
10:00 a.m.       Kids' Fun Run: ages 7-8, 600 yard run
10:10 a.m.        Kids' Fun Run: ages 9-10, half mile run
11:00 a.m.        Event concludes

Start Line: Our Start/Finish line is on Galvez Street between Campus Drive and Memorial Way, in front of  the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center.

Timing: Your official clock starts when you cross the Start line. 

Time Limit: The 5k and 10k courses will be open until 9:30 a.m. This provides 10k runners time to complete the course at a 15-minute-per-mile pace.

Summer Scamper will take place on the beautiful Stanford campus. Free parking is available at the Galvez Lot, located at 207 Galvez Street and Campus Drive. Overflow parking is available in the Varsity Lot at Nelson Road and Sam McDonald Road , and the El Camino Grove lot at El Camino Road and Sam McDonald Road.

Public Transportation: The Start line is located one mile from the Palo Alto/University Ave. Caltrain station.

From 101: Exit Embarcadero Road/Oregon Expressway.  Merge onto Embarcadero Road going west. Embarcadero becomes Galvez at El Camino Real. Continue onto Galvez Street.  Turn right onto Nelson Road to enter the lot.

From 280: Exit Sand Hill Road to East Palo Alto/Stanford University. Continue onto Sand Hill Road. Turn right onto Arboretum. Turn right onto Galvez Street. Turn right onto Nelson Road to enter lot.


Our 5k and 10k courses share a common Start/Finish on Galvez Street in front of the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center.

While we’ll do our best to adhere to the mapped routes, we appreciate your flexibility and understanding in the event of last-minute changes due to unforeseen construction or street closures. Your safety is our #1 priority!

5k Course (subject to change)

5k Course (subject to change)

10k Course (subject to change)

10k Course (subject to change)