Cedar River Trail

Trip

Frontcountry Trail Run - Cedar River Trail

Headtorch 10K run

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.21 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 270 ft
  • Pace: 9:15 - 9:45 minutes per mile

Time: 4:45pm 
Place: Cedar River Pipeline Road trailhead on SE 244th Street, Maple Valley.
Link to parking here: https://goo.gl/maps/kGLHnEBv1NJkfouu7 

No parking pass required.

There is no restroom at the trailhead. There are portalets near the 1/2 way point (3 miles). 

Note the posted pace. Route starts with 3 gradual up hills, a longer down hill, followed by an easy flat return with a small kicker  hill to finish it all off.  This will be a group run and no one gets left behind, but please make sure your fitness and running level match the posted distance and pace.

Option for an additional (flat)  2 miles post run.

 Sunset is at 4:20pm. A light with good batteries is required.

Route is primarily gravel with a short section of asphalt. We will be running easterly along the Cedar River Pipeline Road to Landsburg Road S.E., crossing over the Summit/Landsburg Bridge to the Cedar River Trail, coming back westerly on the CRT to 242nd Way SE/SE 244th St. and taking that for a short distance  back to our cars.

Route/Place

Cedar River Trail


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Running shoes (street are acceptable)
  • Headlamp or running light with good batteries
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