Ghost of Birch Bay Marathon and Mega-half Marathon
Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
The Ghost of Birch Bay Marathon and Mega-Half Marathon (15.1 mile) will start at 9:00am and finish at 2:00pm on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 from Birch Bay State Park. The weather should be terrible so please plan accordingly! Beware of ice on the roads and drive carefully.
Birch Bay Ghost Marathon is a frying pan loop where you run the handle out and two loops before returning to the start/finish. The distance is not certified but very close.
Birch Bay Ghost Mega-Half Marathon is a frying pan loop where you run the handle out and one loop before returning to the start/finish. Please note the half is 15.1 miles due to the loop nature of the course.
There will be two fixed aid stations. The start/finish line will be abandoned until the leader of the 15.1 mile option heads back. There is a major intersection at Harborview / Birch Bay Dr you pass twice before heading home.
At the finish line we will be serving burgers and hotdogs with vegetarian chili. There will be soda, chips, and chicken noodle soup among other goodies.
$25 Half Marathon
Registration closes November 29th at midnight PST.
RACE IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 50 PAID ENTRANTS.
From I-5 N or S take Exit 270 and go West on Birch Bay - Lynden Rd to intersection of Birch Bay Dr. Go south along course to start at Birch Bay State Park.The park is open 6:30am until dusk. Please remember to bring your Discover Pass!!
DISCOVER PASS REQUIRED!!
For more information please visit:
Event Contact - Kevin Douglas
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