Chuckanut Ridge & Mountain


Backcountry Trail Run - Chuckanut Ridge & Mountain

Chuckanut (light) preview - 25K, 3300'

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
  • Pace: 12 - 18 minutes per mile

Place: Lost Lake Parking Lot
Time: 8:00am 
Link to parking here:

A Discover pass is required for parking.

There are 2 vault toilets at this trailhead.

Begore signing-up please be sure you are conditioned enough to run 25K w/3300' of vert in the backcountry. If you haven't ran with the leaders recently we may ask for proof of your recent abilities. e.g. Strava, Garmin Connect, or recent race results.

Route: Interurban Trail,  Lost Lake trail, Fragrance Lake Rd, Cleator Rd, Chuckanut Mtn - Middle Peak, Chuckanut Ridge Trail, Lost Lake Trail, South Lost Lake Trail, Fragrance Lake Trail, 2 Dollar Trail, Cleator Rd, Interurban Trail.

Traction, water filter or other weather dependent gear may be required depending on current conditions at time of the run.


Chuckanut Ridge & Mountain

  • USGS Bellingham South

    USGS Bow

    Trails of the Chuckanut Mountains

    Chuckanut Mountain Recreation Map
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Sturdy running shoes
  • Running vest or pack 
  • Rain or wind shell depending on forecast
  • 2 liters (minimum) of hydration
  • 3 to 4 fuels (gels, bars, etc.)
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