Backcountry Trail Run - Mount Baldy & Domerie Peak


Backcountry Trail Run - Mount Baldy & Domerie Peak

Peak Bagging Trail Run of Mount Baldy, Domerie Peak, Thomas Mountain, French Cabin South Peak and French Kiss.

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,850 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,550 ft
  • Pace: Average of 3-4 MPH

Meet at Tibbets Valley Park lot  at 6:30AM to consolidate and arrange carpools to Trailhead.  There is limit parking space at the trail head so carpooling is encouraged.

Alternately meet at the Kachess Ridge Trailhead   at 7:30 AM.  

No parking pass is required.

This will be a moderate pace with a mix of fast hiking up steep hills, and jogging (10-15 minute miles). 

The route starts with a steep hike up to a ridge.  After that we will be running along a ridge with intermittent views of Cle Elum Lake while we check off various peaks with several ups and downs. The final 5 miles of the run are down hill on a Mountain Bike trail along a stream.  

Link to Strava Route: Domerie, Baldy, Thomas, French Kiss and South Peak


Mount Baldy

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Sturdy running shoes
  • Enough water for 6 hours of running or a water filter
  • Snacks and Lunch
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