Cougar Mountain Trail Run Series returns

May 6, 2014

By Staff

The SCOTT Cougar Mountain Trail Run Series returns for a 12th season to Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park on May 10, with a wider variety of race options.

Co-produced by Northwest Trail Runs and the Seattle Running Club, the race benefits King County Parks, with more than $126,000 raised since its inception.

Volunteer work groups organized by the Seattle Running Club spend an average of 150 hours each year doing trail restoration work, including improving trail surface conditions, invasive weed removal and picking up trash.

The series kicks off May 10 with a choice of 5-mile or 10-mile runs. Additional race dates are:

  • June 14 — 5 kilometers, 8 miles or 13 miles;
  • July 12 — 5 kilometers, 10 miles or 20 miles;
  • Aug. 9 — 5 kilometers, 14 miles or 26 miles; and
  • Oct. 26 — 7.6 miles, 20 miles or 50 kilometers.

Learn more about the race series at Register at

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