**Dates are subject to change**
All kid's races are free!
February 29 Fragrance Lake 50k, Half, 10k and Kid's race in Bellingham, WA in the Chuckanut Mountains
Registration is open!
April 4 Deception Pass Marathon and Half & Kid's Race on coastal trails in world famous Deception Pass State Park
Registration is open!
May 5 - 9 Orcas Island 200 mile New! More details soon! 200 miles through the Moran State Park, an island in the San Juans. Want a 200 miler that is easier to plan for has bunkhouses for sleep stations, is easy to crew but is still super challenging and has 47,700 ft of climbing? Look no further!
Registration opens December 1
May 8 Orcas Island 50 mile & May 9 Orcas Island Marathon, Half marathon & kid's race Beautiful, smooth single track trails on Orcas Island. Explore mountain lakes, old growth forests, waterfalls, and Mt. Constitution. Challenging climbs, sweeping views of the Puget Sound, San Juan Islands and the Cascade Mountains.
Registration opens December 1
June 27 - 28 Leavenworth 100 mile & 50k New! More details soon! 100 miles or 50k beginning in Wenatchee and finishing in Leavenworth, WA. Explore the central Cascades on the sunny side of the mountains through some of Leavenworth's most beautiful and challenging terrain. Registration TBD
August 7 Bigfoot 100k, 40 mile, 20 mile (Littlefoot races) Explore Mt St. Helens, the Loowit Trail and the high country through lava fields, old growth forests, mountain lakes on a magical and super challenging journey that will change you!
Registration opens Jan 1
August 7-11 Bigfoot 200 Endurance Run (race is sold out)
A journey for the courageous, the adventurous, the crazy. This race showcases some of the most remote and challenging terrain in the Pacific Northwest from Volcano desolation zone to lava fields to deep, dark, dank old growth forests with trees that seem to touch the stars, ridge line trails Native Americans used to traverse the mountains, and peak bagging - three peaks with 360 degree views. This race will challenge you mentally and physically. Not for the faint of heart. When you finish you will believe in Bigfoot . . .
Join the waitlist here
Sept 12-13 Tahoe 100k/25k and Homewood Mountain Festival 5k, 10k and More!
Run 100k point to point on the tahoe Rim Trail or choose to run a tough 25k from Homewood Mountain Resort to Barker Pass all the way up Ellis Peak!
Registration opens Jan 1
Sept 11-15 Tahoe 200 Mile Endurance Run
This is our original 200 mile race and our most popular! We sell out each year with 250 runners. Circumnavigate iconic Lake Tahoe on trial through three national forests, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Granite peaks, and the Tahoe Rim Trail!
2020 Lottery registration opens Oct 15 and ends Oct 29. We have sold out the past 3 years and this year we will hold a lottery. You can register between Oct 15 and 29. 250 runners will get in on Nov 1. The remaining applicants will be put on a waitlist. Race is sold out.Add your name to the Waitlist by going here and click on "Register".
Oct 9-13 Moab 240 Mile Endurance Run: Explore the world class outdoor playground around MOab, Utah from the Colorado River by Canyonlands and Arches National Parks through two mountain ranges: the Abajo and La Sal Mountains to finish in one MASSIVE 240 mile adventure! Red rocks, slick rock, desert mesas, high altitude mountains and cactus strewn landscapes!
Registration opens Jan 1
Nov 7 Bellingham Trail Marathon & Half: Run through Lake Padden Park and the Chuckanut Mountains in a challenging and fun late season trail marathon or half!
Register for this year's event: Nov 2, 2019: Register here
Registration for the 2020 event opens March 1, 2020
The 100k: Sept 12, 2020
Saturday, September 8, 6:30 A.M. Spooner Trailhead to Sierra at Tahoe Resort: The Tahoe 100k is a point to point exploration of the Tahoe Rim Trail and the Tahoe Basin. The route will take you on a magical journey from the east side of Lake Tahoe along the Rim Trail, through the mountains with views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevadas on a smooth, almost entirely single track, course surrounded by granite and grandeur. 18 hour cut off.
The 25k: Sept 13, 2020
The Tahoe 25k is a fun and challenging race that starts at the base of Homewood Mountain Resort and travels all the way to Ellis Peak and Barker Pass. If you love vert, this is the race for you! Homewood has some of the best and most expansive views of Lake Tahoe - the largest alpine lake in the USA. Other jaw-dropping views include Crystal Basin, Loon Lake and the Desolation Wilderness.
Register Here Registration opens Oct 15-28, Lottery
Sept. 11-15, 2020 (Friday-Tuesday)
The Tahoe 200 is the largest 200 mile race in the USA and second largest in the world. The race fully circumnavigates Lake Tahoe using the iconic Tahoe Rim Trail, rated as one of the top trails in the world! Tahoe 200 was the first ever 200 mile single loop mountain race in the United States. The route goes through two states and three national forest through the Sierra Nevada Mountains. 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.
Cougar, WA to Randle, WA
Register Here Registration is open and almost sold out as of Nov 4
Race Dates: Friday, August 7 - Tuesday, August 11, 2020
The Bigfoot 200 traverses the 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, remote 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 206.5 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 steep ascents, technical trails and remote terrain. We also offer a 100k, 40mile and 20 mile option! Please see website for more info:
Cle Elum, WA
We will not be holding the Cle Elum trail Races anymore, sorry for the inconvenience.
Moab, Utah. Abajo Mountain Range & La Sal Mountains
Register here Registration opens Jan 1 at 9am PST
Race Dates: Friday October 9 - Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020
The Moab 240 is a 238.3 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 240 IS. . . Join us on an exploration of Moab backcountry in one massive, single loop course. Route explores as far South as the Abajo Mountains in a truly epic adventure through mountains and desert terrain. This race was featured on Joe Rogan's podcast #1027, see it here.
Race Date: Nov 7, 2020
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.
Race Date: February 29, 2020
Run past the serene Fragrance Lake, and when you think it can't get any better, you'll run through fields of sword fern and soak in all hues of green on the Rock Trail while running past towering rock faces and rocks as big as houses through a magical green forest above Lost Lake. You might even see a forest fairy or two, it's that magical.
The course also traverses the scenic and super technical Ridge Trail with views of the Cascade Mountains. This is no ordinary Half Marathon. It's tough with 3,300 feet of vert and almost entirely single track trails (except for at the start, which helps to spread people out before they hit single track). We'll have our usual post race festivities: a post race meal, local brews, and an awards ceremony!
The 50k course explores Chuckanut Mountain, Raptor Ridge, Pine and Cedar Trails & lakes and long and technical ridges. If you like climbing on smooth single track, you will love this route! The 50k has around 7k of climbing. Aid stations are about 5 miles apart, however there is a 9 mile section with no aid so please carry enough food/water/extra clothing! February weather can be cold and wet and occasionally we get snow - please be prepared for anything.
Oak Harbor, WA
Race Date: April 4, 2020
The Deception Pass Half Marathon & Full Marathon explores the coastal trails around the famous Deception Pass Bridge on the North end of Whidbey Island. Enjoy stunning water views while running through deep green forests, rocky coastline, and some of the sweetest PNW single track! We will have a post race BBQ and brews and awards.
Eastsound, WA Camp Moran State Park
Race Date: May 5-9, 2020
The trail races explore Moran State Park's many mountain lakes, wooded single track trails, and the 2,409 foot Mount Constitution on Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. The trails offer views of the Cascade Mountain range to the East, surrounding islands, and American and Canadian cities. You can see Mount Baker dominating the skyline with its snow capped top rising out of the Cascades. A bank of clouds below the rocky cliff as you summit Mt. Constitution and green islands rising through the clouds like rocks in a wild sea make this race one of the most stunning trail 50 miler/ half and full marathons in the Pacific Northwest. On the summit, there stands a stone observation tower built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1936. The tower offers panoramic views of the sea, islands, mainland, and the Cascades.
Photos on this page by Ross Comer, Scott Rokis, Ray Sena,Takao Suzuki, Howie Stern
Deception Pass Half & Marathon
2020 Race Calendar
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Orcas Island 50 mile, Marathon, Half