Route for the Cascade Crest 100-miler
CCC Course (Give or take a bit.)
Goat Peak (Location approximate. There's a clearcut here someplace.)
Cole Butte (Location approximate.)
Blowout Mtn. (Location approximate)
Tacoma Pass ((47.205100, -121.310220)<br>Note: Zero odometer from south side of Exit 62 overpass. If using GPS/cell-phone navigation, drive to Exit 62<br>and follow NF-52 / NF-41 option. NF-41 is washed out (not passable) 5 miles from Easton.<br>0.0 miles: leave south side of Exit 62 interchange, heading W up Stampede Pass Rd (NF-54) for 1.1+ miles; 1.1 miles: Stay straight (left fork) on NF-54 at intersection with NF-5480 for 1.4 miles;<br>3.5 miles: Left onto NF-41 for 1.6 miles;<br>5.1 miles: Stay right on NF-41 (main road) for 1.8 miles;<br>6.9 miles: Stay left on NF-41 (main road) for 0.1 miles;<br>7.0 miles: Stay left on NF-41 (main road) for 4.3 miles;<br>11.3 miles: Turn slight right on NF-52 for 1.3 miles (should be a sign for PCT - 1 mile). 12.6 miles: Arrive at Tacoma Pass. Aid Station will be on left (south) side of road (~3460').)
Snowshoe Butte (Location Approximate)
Stampede Pass (Must leave here with lights. A coat would be a good idea, too.) Stampede (47.283300, -121.351200)<br>Note: Zero odometer from south side of Exit 62 overpass.<br>0.0 miles: leave south side of Exit 62 interchange, heading W up Stampede Pass Rd (NF-54) for 1.1+ miles; 1.1 miles: Stay straight (left fork) on NF-54 at intersection with NF-5480 for 1.4 miles;<br>3.5 miles: Stay straight (right) on NF-54 at junction with NF-41 for 1.1 miles;<br>4.6 miles: Arrive at Stampede Pass; Aid Station will be on left (south) side of road (~3680').)
Meadow Mountain
Olallie Meadows (Also known as Windy Pass. (47.373200, -121.446850)<br>Note: Zero odometer from Exit 54 underpass. Also known as Windy Pass.<br>0.0 miles: Head SSW on SR-906 towards Hyak Drive E for 0.1 miles;<br>0.1 miles: Continue straight onto Hyak Drive E throught neighborhood past water treatment plant for 1.0 miles; 1.1 miles: Turn slight left onto NF-9070 for 4.3 miles;<br>5.4 miles: Arrive at PCT crossing. Aid Station is on right (Northbound) side of road (3820?).)
Hyak (Christmas is coming. (47.392150, -121.393000)<br>Note: Zero odometer from Exit 54 underpass. State Park area. WA State Discover Pass required!!<br>0.0 miles: Head SSW on SR-906 towards Hyak Drive E for 0.1 miles;<br>0.1 miles: Turn Left to stay on SR-906 for 0.4 miles;<br>0.5 miles: Turn Right onto NF-906 for 230 feet;<br>0.5 miles: Turn Right onto access road for Snoqualmie Tunnel / State Park Parking for 0.1 miles;<br>0.6 miles: Arrive at huge parking lot. PAY PARKING FEE!! Aid Station is in NW corner of lot (~2550').)
Keechelus Ridge (Chilly at night.  No crew access.)
Kachess Lake Aid Station ((47.359980, -121.252200)<br>Note: Zero odometer from end of Westbound Exit 62 off-ramp. Or follow GPS coordinates, like a boss.<br>0.0 miles: Head NE on Kachess Lake Rd (turns into NF-49) for 5.1 miles; 5.1 miles: Turn Left onto NF-4930 for 0.4 miles;<br>5.5 miles: Turn slight Right staying on NF-4930 for 0.1 miles;<br>5.6 miles: Arrive at Aid Station on left (west) side of road (~2480').)
Mineral Creek (Crew and pacers okay, but you must park at Cooper Pass.)
No Name Road (Water drop only)
No Name Ridge (Livin' the Dream!)
Thorp Mountain (Cruel little up-and-back.  Grab a golden ticket at the top.)
French Cabin (Breakfast of Champions.)
Silver Creek (Last aid station. Yay! (47.267300, -121.173540)<br>Note: Zero odometer from Exit 70 overpass. Closest road access: (47.267500, -121.174250)<br>0.0 miles: Left on West Sparks Road for 0.6 miles;<br>0.6 miles: Right on Kachess Dam Road for 0.2 miles;<br>0.8 miles: Continue straight onto NF-4818 (no longer Kachess Dam Road) for 0.7 miles;<br>1.5 miles: Right on unnamed logging road heading east for 0.6 miles;<br>2.1 miles: Arrive at road end. AS location is located about 200' past trail sign in clearing (2360?).)
Start/Finish
The magic pipe (Spring water comes from an old pipe shoved into the hill here.)
Cooper Pass (Do not drive down to Mineral Creek or up to No Name, please.)
Ropes (Careful in this section. Ropes typically installed to help.)
BRIDGE OUT! (This is why you can't drive this direction.  Don't attempt it unless you have a dirt bike.  Seriously, We're talking XR500 or maybe a KTM XC series.)
Start/Finish
Tacoma Pass
Stampede Pass
Olallie Meadows
Hyak
Kachess Lake Aid Station
Cooper Pass