Austin, TX Running Tours

Austin, TX is one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S. and, for good reason.  It's unique and diverse culture offers something for everyone and the city's many nicknames prove it ; The Capital of Texas, Silicon Hills, The Live Music Capital of the World, The City of Violet Crown, Bat City, The People's Republic of Texas,  and its mantra 'Keep Austin Weird' or depending on who you ask 'Don't Move Here'. The city differs from the rest of Texas in many ways than one, including it's diehard dedication to fitness and a healthy lifestyle, making it a perfect home for City Running Tours.   Our group runs, personalized runs, and organized runs will lead you all over Austin including the Downtown area,  University of Texas, South Congress neighborhood, Greenbelt Trails, East Side neighborhood and many more! City Running Tours also offers several beer-themed runs so you can enjoy some of Austin's delicious local brews while seeing the city. Sweat, sightsee, and be social! Sign up for our popular group runs or customize your own run below.


PECAN STREET FESTIVAL RUN

September 27th & 28th, 2014

The Pecan Street Festival, one of Central Texas’ oldest and most popular events, is a free two-day arts festival held each spring and fall in Austin’s charming Sixth Street Historic District. On the last weekend of September, the street fills up with hundreds of local and national artisans offering handcrafted creations in all sorts of two- and three-dimensional media. 

This year we will introduce the Pecan St. 5k running tour that will serve the more adventurous festival goers who want to explore and learn about Austin's famous landmarks as well as it's lesser known hidden gems.  This casual running tour will explore Austin's world famous music scene, the illustrious Texas Capitol building,the historic Bremond Block, the haunted Driskill Hotel and much much more.  Tours will be hosted by the knowledgeable guides of City Running Tours and will run on both Saturday and Sunday, mornings and afternoons.  Come explore Austin in the most unique way possible!


Hops & Grains Brewery 5k 

  Opening September 20, 2014

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A partnership that will make both beer lovers and passionate runners weep tears of joy, City Running Tours Austin and the Hops and Grain Brewery have collaborated in creating the Hops and Grain Brewery 5k Tour.   Beginning September 20, 2014 and every Saturday there after we will explore Sixth Street's rich history as well as it's current live music scene, haunted hotspots, and world-famous watering holes that will culminate in a tour of the Hops and Grain Brewery itself and the option to taste some well earned samples of locally brewed beer.

 
Hops and Grain Brewery Run

AUSTIN GROUP RUNNING TOURS

AUSTIN GROUP RUNNING TOURS CALENDAR

Each Group Running Tour is led at a casual pace with designated stops along the way. Group size varies from week to week and is dependent on registrations. City Running Tours will provide directions to the meeting location for each tour, and runners are responsible for arriving on time. CRT will also provide each participant with a bottle of water. CRT t-shirts are not included but are available for purchase in the CRT SHOP.

For registrations within 24 hours notice please contact Lee@CityRunningTours.com to check availability.


PERSONALIZED AUSTIN RUNNING TOURS

CREATE YOUR OWN AUSTIN RUNNING EXPERIENCE

CREATE YOUR OWN AUSTIN RUNNING EXPERIENCE

Our PERSONALIZED RUNNING TOURS are completely customizable to the day, time, distance and sights you want to see. City Running Tours offers pick-up and drop-off from any location, as well as photography, City Running Tours t-shirt and goody bag. These runs are perfect if you are a tourist visiting the city, training for a race or business traveler fitting a run in to your schedule. Register today! 

The cost of a personalized running tour is $75 for a run up to 6 miles and $5 for each additional mile per person. We offer a 10% discount for each additional runner.

For registrations within 24 hours notice please contact Lee@CityRunningTours.com to check availability.


AUSTIN CORPORATE AND SOCIAL SIGHTRUNNING

ORGANIZE YOUR NEXT CORPORATE OR SOCIAL GROUP RUNNING TOUR IN AUSTIN

ORGANIZE YOUR NEXT CORPORATE OR SOCIAL GROUP RUNNING TOUR IN AUSTIN

City Running Tours offers private corporate and social sightrunning at all of our locations.

  • Corporate Event
  • Team Building Events
  • Fun Run
  • Class Trips
  • Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
  • Beer Runs
  • Customized time frame based on your specifications
  • Customized routes based on desired distance and pace
  • Optional Walking Tours included

About Austin, TX

Austin, Texas is a unique city providing a blend of Old West charm, southern hospitality, and modern sophistication. Austin not only offers more than a century's worth of history as the capital of Texas, but also lays claim to the titles of 'Music Capital of the World', 'Silicon Hills', and the most progressive city in Texas due to the local devotion to the mantra 'Keep Austin Weird'.  With bright clear skies, sunny landscapes, and a bustling downtown, Austin is best seen while afoot.

City Running Tours Austin was established in 2012.


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