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Whatcom Falls 5K Run/Walk
February 13 @ 8:45 am - 11:00 am PST
An event every year that begins at 8:45 am on day second of February, repeating until February 8, 2025
This 5K can either be Run Solo or as a Team of Two. The Solo Categories are Solo Male, Solo Female, Solo Male 45+, Solo Female 45+, Stroller (solo). The Team of Two Categories are 2 Guys, 2 Girls, Guy/Girl, Siblings/Cousins, Parent/Child and a 45+ Team (any combo of genders).
The race will start and finish near the fish hatchery. After a short loop to the north to spread the crowd out, you will head west on the Waterline Trail. Then turn south (left) on the trail that takes you to Lakeway Dr. where you will turn right and enter Bayview Cemetery. Follow roads through the cemetery and reconnect and turn right on the Waterline Trail. Head east (staying left if you meet on coming runners) then turn left and cross the wood footbridge. After crossing the bridge turn left then sharp right up a short but steep hill and turn right again at the top. This trail will lead you across the old stone bridge and up to the parking area. From here you will cross the road and go up the trail by the registration shelter and turn left at the top onto the road and follow this loop back to the start/finish area.
Directions and Parking
Lakeway Dr. exit 253 from I-5. Northbound take right at end of ramp, go 1 block then left on Lakeway. Southbound take left on Lakeway. Go 1.5 miles east past cemetery and turn left on Silver Beach Rd. (at Kenoyer). There is more parking in the upper lot off of Electric. We also encourage runners to park at Bloedel Donovan Park where we have a Shuttle transporting runners from 8:45am. – 9:40am. to the race start. And on the return from 10:50am. – 11:20am.
Event details subject to change. Check event websites for details.