Race Details

WHAT

100 + Miler, 100K; 36 hour time limit

WHEN

Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 @ 5:00 AM

ENTRY

$120 Pre-register only by Sept 9, 2016. No day of race. Limited to 75 Runners ($115 cancellation refund before 9/9/16). Guest dinners $10 per person

QUALIFY

Must complete a TRAIL 100 mile / Plain 100K or equivalent prior to entry.

RACE HEADQUARTERS

Lake Wenatchee Recreation Club (LWRC) near the Lake Wenatchee State Park. LWRC is the center for all Plain 100 Race activities pre-race meeting, pre-race dinner, pre-race breakfast. Search and Rescue Headquarters is the Beaver Valley Lodge in Plain.

DRIVING TO LAKE WENATCHEE REC CLUB

From I-5 take Highway 2 east over Steven's Pass; take Highway 207 north for 4.4 mi; turn RIGHT onto WYE CONN; turn RIGHT onto CHIWAWA LOOP RD; arrive at 14400 Chiwawa Loop Rd Leavenworth WA 98826.

PRE-RACE MEETING
and DINNER

Friday at Lake Wenatchee Rec Club (LWRC)
4:00 PM  Trail briefing, mandatory (call if unable to attend)
5:00 PM  Questions
5:30 PM  Pre-Race Dinner at Lake Wenatchee Rec Club

PRE-RACE BREAKFAST

3:00 AM until 4:30 AM at Lake Wenatchee Rec Club.

DROP BAGS

Bring your drop bags to LWRC Day of Race.  Label with name and number

START

5:00 AM at DEEP CREEK, “midpoint” of 100 mile, finish to 100k and 100 mile. Park along the road 6101 or in DEEP CREEK camp ground just behind the start area.

DIRECTIONS TO START at DEEP CREEK

From Lake Wenatchee Rec Club - 15 minutes travel time
Turn LEFT on CHIWAWA LOOP RD and travel 4.7 miles to Thousand Trails
Turn LEFT on LOWER CHIWAWA RIVER RD (just past Thousand Trails building) and follow 1.6 miles to DEEP CREEK
Turn right into parking area on USFS Rd 6101 or park to the left
Only park on one side of the road to leave room for vehicles

CUTOFFS

Must reach DEEP CREEK in 22 HOURS (0300); CHIKAMIN TIE in 28  HOURS (0900)

AID

NO AID STATIONS, NO PACERS. WATER FROM STREAMS SO BRING YOUR FILTER. CREW ACCESS at DEEP CREEK ONLY.  NO PICTURE TAKING BY CREW ON THE COURSE.  DROP BAGS AT DEEP CREEK ONLY.

DROPPING OUT

Dropping out at other than SAR checkpoints may require the participant to arrange their own way back to the start/finish line. Much of the course is back country with little or no access to retrieve dropped runners.

FLAGGING

NO!

MAP

YES - Green Trails Map #146.

LODGING

Dry camping is available in the parking lot of the LWRC (STAY OFF AIRFIELD)
Reserve camp sites in the area available at 1-888-CAMPOUT or ONLINE
The Cove Resort at Fish Lake offers camping and cabins
Midway Village and Grocery offers cabins about a half mile from LWRC
The Squirrel Tree in Coles Corner on Hwy 2 offers rooms
The 59er Diner offers cabins in Coles Corner on Hwy 2
Beaver Valley Lodge is the SAR headquarters in "downtown" Plain


PARKING

YES, Lake Wenatchee Rec Club. The start is about 7 miles from the LWRC at DEEP CREEK. You may leave your car here and carpool. There isn't much parking at DEEP CREEK. You may sleep in your car. You may have a motor home. STAY OFF AIRFIELD. After start of the race, there are no more activities at LWRC. It will be LOCKED.

SHOWERS

There are NO shower facilities at the LWRC. Showers are available at Beaver Valley Lodge SAR Headquarters. The Cove and Lake Wenatchee State Park close by also have showers for a small fee (quarters).

T-SHIRTS

NO

AWARDS

YES - 1st female/male, all finishers; all participants.  Limited number of belt buckles available for finishers at $40 from Eric Barnes.