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The trail running party
to kick off your summer!

Sunday June 29, 2025

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Mountain Magic 5/10/25k Trail Race 2024

Mark your Calendars for Mountain Magic, Sunday, June 30, 2024!

Get ready for some of the most exciting and beautiful running trails in the Inland NW! The Mountain Magic Trail Race is back June 30, 2024. Rolling trails, pine trees and whole lot of happy faces—what more could a runner ask for?

These trails are winding, rolling, and really really special. Most are wide ski trails through the pines. For the longer distances, there are a couple of minor peaks to summit, making them runnable but still enough elevation gain and loss to push you to your limit!


This year sees a return to the one-day 5/10/25k with some exiting changes including:

> 5k: We’re bringing down the cost of the 5k to help more runners experience the joys of moving from pavement to dirt.

> 10k: We’re subbing in the Eagle Crest trail, bringing more fun, a little more challenge, and a more streamlined start.


 > 25k: You’ll run a new single outer loop with mountain views you can’t get anywhere else, along with gorgeous challenging uphills. This is Inland Empire Paper land with restricted access that you can't get to on a regular outing! Check out the photos below. Can’t you just picture running this?


Plus more little pieces to bring magic to the day.

Bottom line, we’re going to make Mountain Magic 2024 a trail running party to kick off your summer. See you up on the mountain!

Click on the images above to see a bit of the new Mountain Magic 25k course.




Feb 1 - April 11
5k $25 | 10k $32.00 | 25k $42.00

April 12 - May 12
5k $25
| 10k $37.00 | 25k 47.00

May 13 - June 27 (midnight)
5k $30 | 10k $47.00 | 25k $57.00

Race day*
5k $40 | 10k $60
.00 | 25k $75.00

REGISTRATION LIMIT:State Parks has set a registration limit again this year, of 300 registrations, so sign up ASAP! Once registration maxes out, we will post a notice on this site and the event website.


CANCELLATION POLICY: In the event of Acts of God, COVID restrictions or State Park closure etc, entries are non-refundable. There will be be no deferred entries for the 2025 event.



Packet pickup 45-60 minutes prior to race start time

> 8:50 - 25k race meeting
> 9:00 - 25k race start

> 9:20 - 10k r
ace meeting
> 9
:30 - 10k race start

> 9:50 - 5k race meeting
> 10:00 - 5k race start


5/10: There will be one aid station with water and sports drink.
25k: There will be two aid stations with water, sports drink and energy food.

*To keep nature pure and to aid in clean-up, this is a cupless event. If you will want water or sport drink at the aid stations, please bring a hand-held or disposable bottle to carry with you.

> 10k: approx 1200 ft gain and loss
> 25k: 2011 ft gain and loss
*HOWEVER The rolling course makes it deceptively challenging.

After you've crossed the finish line, grab a light lunch. Food is included in registration costs. Additional meal tickets are available for $5 at registration. Volunteers eat free, of course.

No dogs on the trail please.


Helping runners enjoy their day can be just as satisfying as running it yourself. Check out volunteer opportunities using the link below. Each volunteer slot gets you a free entry, so you can volunteer before or after your run, or get a free entry for a friend/family member. Before you register for the race, sign up for your role via the volunteer link below and then contact us using the contact form lower down on the site.


Check out pics from all the years!

... and results for all distances


Course Maps

Here are routes including a single-loop 25k with views of Mt. Spokane and miles of rolling hills and valleys, plus long soft uphills through the pines! Click on images to download a printable pdf.

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