Bigfoot 200 Endurance Run

Trail Running Events for the Adventurous

2017 Race Calendar: Life is too short to choose ordinary trail races


           “Somebody ought to tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying.  Then we might live life to the limit every minute of every day. Do it, I say, whatever you want to do, do it now.”   — Michael Landon

  Bellingham Trail Running Series

  **New for 2017: 50 miler on Orcas Island**

  Some of the most challenging races in the Pacific Northwest

  Fun and challenging trail races from half to full marathon to 50 mile distance. 

  We're talking the real deal, single track goodness with stunning

  mountain, forest, and water views.  Races are short enough for

  beginners, tough enough for elites.  Earn points in each race to

  compete overall and in your age group. Winners receive unique

  awards. All finishers receive medals. Free Kid's races at all the

  series races.


   2017 Bellingham Trail Race Series Calendar


  Tahoe 200 Mile Endurance Run

   Homewood, CA

   Register Here

   Registration opens Nov. 5 at 9am PST.

   Sept. 8-12, 2017 (Friday-Tuesday)

   **Race is sold out for 2017. Join the waitlist here**

   Full circumnavigation of Lake Tahoe using mostly the iconic Tahoe

   Rim Trail, rated as one of the top trails in the world! The first ever 200 mile

   single loop mountain race in the United States, the Tahoe 200

   circumnavigates the sparkling, clear blue waters of Lake Tahoe from the

   Tahoe Rim Trail and the Crystal Basin. The route occasionally detours off

   the TRT to explore aspen meadows, rock gardens of giants, small impossibly

   blue lakes, thick canopied forests, and long ridge lines with stunning views.

   The course is nothing less than magical.  

   Bigfoot 200 mile Endurance Run


   Cougar, WA to Randle, WA

   Register Here Registration open, limited spots available

   Friday, August 11 - Tuesday, August 15, 2017

   The Bigfoot 200 is inspired by the wild Cascade Mountains and is the first point 

    to point 200 mile trail race in the United States. The course traverses some of

    the most stunning, wild, and scenic trails in the Cascade Mountain range of

    Washington State. The race starts at Mt. St. Helens running through the

    desolation zone of this active volcano, over long ridge lines, high cliffs, bagging

    peaks, with views of some of the biggest volcanoes in Washington State:

    Mt. Adams, Mt. Rainier, and Oregon's Mt. Hood. The route is 205.8 miles with 

    more than 50,000 feet of ascent and over 96,000 feet of elevation change.

    You won't find a more challenging 200mi race in the USA if you're looking

    for big ascents, technical trails and remote terrain.

  Bigfoot 100k & 40 Miler

   Marble Mountain Sno-Park

   Saturday & Sunday July 22-23, 2017 (33hr cut off for 100k)

   Register here Registration opens Jan 1, 2017 9am PST

   The Bigfoot 100k is a point to point traverse of some of the most stunning, wild,

   and scenic trails in the Cascade Mountain Range of Washington State. The

   race begins at Norway Pass and ends at the volcanic and otherworldly Mount

   St. Helens, traversing through the mountain's desolation zone. The race has

   almost 12,590 feet of climbing and over 26,000 feet of elevation change! 

  Cle Elum Ridge 50k & 25k

   Cle Elum, WA, Cascade Mountains

   Sat, Sept. 23, 2017

   Registration opens in March 1st, 2017

   Washington's 2nd oldest & classic 50k! Stunning ridge line views on a tough

   and mountainous course. Great post race party! Medals

   for all finishers. Race is in its 22nd year!

  Moab 200 Endurance Run

  Moab, Utah. Abajo & La Sal Mountains

  Friday October 13 - Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017

  Registration: pending permits, may open in February

  We get the feeling this race is going to be really popular. The Moab 200

  is a 234 mile footrace through the Utah desert, canyons, slick rock, two

  mountain ranges surrounded by Canyonlands and Arches National Parks.

  SOME SAY 200 IS THE NEW 100, WE SAY 234 IS. . .

  More information here:

   Bellingham Trail Marathon & Half

   The most popular Bellingham trail marathon in November!

    Bellingham, WA

    Sat, Nov. 4, 2017

    Registration is opens in March 1st, 2017

   The BTM is a stunning mix of trail running in Bellingham with lots of tough climbs on single

   track trails as well as fast interurban trails and a short road section. With over 5,000 feet of

   climbing, it is one of the toughest marathons in Washington! The race connects two of the most

   popular trail systems, Lake Padden and Chuckanut Mountain. Runners will enjoy lake and 

   forest views of the city of Bellingham, the Cascade Mountain range, and Bellingham Bay from 

   the Chuckanut Ridge. All finishers get a custom made medal and catered post race meal.

Photos on this page by Glenn Tachiyama, Ross Comer, Scott Rokis, Ray Sena and Howie Stern