The START & FINISH AREA for this year's race is Fairhaven Park, at 107 N Chuckanut Drive. Participants from previous years will remember that parking is very limited. With a larger than normal field of runners in 2017, we need everyone to plan ahead.
6:00-7:40AM PARKING: ALL RUNNERS, CREWS & SPECTATORS MUST USE SEHOME HIGH SCHOOL PARKING AND SHUTTLES
6:15AM Runner check-in begins at upper shelter of Fairhaven Park
8:00AM Race Start
RACE START PARKING: All vehicles must park at Sehome High School at 2700 Bill McDonald Pkwy, Bellingham, WA 98225. We will provide shuttles to the start/finish line at Fairhaven Park. Shuttles begin at 6:00am; the last morning shuttle will depart SHS at 7:40am. Plan to arrive with plenty of time to park your car and hop on the shuttle (about a 10-minute drive). Afternoon runner shuttles will run from 12:00-4:30pm to return you to your car. Vehicles are not allowed to park in Fairhaven Park.
CARPOOLS: Our race Facebook page is a good place to coordinate carpools. Those that carpool (3 or more runners WITH BIBS OR PROOF OF RUNNER REGISTRATION (UltraSignUp registration receipt) per car) will get priority parking at Hillcrest Chapel at 1400 Larrabee Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225. (*noted on Parking map) The parking lot is just east of Larrabee Avenue & 14th Street. This lot will be monitored and bibs will be checked.
RUNNER DROP-OFF: Drivers are able to drop off runners at Hillcrest Chapel at at 1400 Larrabee Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225. There will be a loop drive through the parking lot just off Old Fairhaven Pkwy & 15th Street. Runners can then walk an easy warm-up to the start line at Fairhaven Park. Drivers can park their cars at Sehome High School and take the shuttle to Fairhaven Park.
FINISH LINE DROP BAGS & POST-RACE CHANGING AREA: We will provide a secure area to leave your finish line drop bags (*noted on Start/Finish line map with a hanger). A tag, provided on your bib number, will need to be secured to your drop bag.