Come Prepared… Packing List

The Pacific NW continues to challenge Chuckanut 50k runners & volunteers with its varying weather.  It is part of the mystic of this event and really what makes for the best race stories in the weeks and months following.  We would like to encourage everyone to come prepared for all weather and created the following list to help you with your race day packing.


The current forecast for Saturday March 15 predicts a high of 52degrees with a 20% chance of rain.  Friday has a 40% chance of rain and Sunday is 70%.  The ridge is always a bit cooler and exposed to wind.  Running with a light jacket is highly recommenWhether you are from the PNW or not, everyone knows that the weather is fickle and is not dependable.  Please come prepared for all conditions.

Please bring:


Bowls, Mugs and Spoons

UltraCup or waterbottle or hydration pack

Post race warm, dry clothes: Beanie, gloves, rain jacket, down jacket, fleece layer, pants, socks, water proof shoes or warm boots

Nice extras: wet wipes, favorite post run snacks

We will have:

First Endurance Ultragen Recovery mix - bring a water bottle to mix

Hot Soup from the BookFare Cafe

Bread from Great Harvest (some Gluten Free options)

Coffee from Tony's Coffee

Water, cola and typical aid station fare