Recreation Guide


Sprint Boat Races at Extreme Sports Park, Port Angeles

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at Extreme Sports Park
2917 W. Edgewood Dr.

Join Classic Rock 92.9 KISM for the most exciting boat races you’ll ever see, the American Sprint Boat Races at Extreme Sports Park in Port Angeles, September 6th.

The ESP sprint boat track is designed to take these jet boats to speeds up to 90mph, pulling 7Gs around each turn in 3 feet of water. A pre-determined racing path is created and racers/navigators must follow the correct sequence through the course.

Race fans can view the event all along the perimeter of the track, from general bleacher seating, VIP sections, as well as a giant grassy knoll within the comfort of your favorite lawn chair!

See for yourself how crazy these races are by clicking the video below:

ESP Sprint Boat Races

Get your tickets here.


Run A Muck Race, Extreme Sports Park, Port Angeles

Saturday, September 20th 2014 - 6:00 am - 6:00 pm at Extreme Sports Park
2917 W. Edgewood Dr.

Get ready to get dirty!  Take on the course like a Champ or at your own pace…and of course, get dirty.

Come out and race or support your friends and other racers.  Stay for the surroundings and enjoy the great local food and spirits in Port Angeles.

Get all the details here.


bellingham traverse

Bellingham Traverse

Saturday, September 20th 2014 - 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Boundary Bay
1107 Railroad Ave

Bellingham Traverse

Each September, there is an adventure race in Bellingham for “tough guys (and gals)” to see how they stack up against each other running, mountain and road biking, and paddling around in this world-class outdoor recreation mecca. It is a multi-sport race with a soul- celebrating the life-cycle of wild salmon and the natural and urban challenges of their journey. If you’re just out looking for fun, put a relay team together and join the party.

The Traverse – A Northwest Rite of Passage

The Bellingham Traverse is a multi-sport 40 mile race designed for rugged individuals who are willing to test themselves against what this epic outdoor community has to offer. The Traverse Course includes a 5.5 mi. Greenways Run, 6 mi. Mountain Bike, 18 mi. Road Bike, 3.4 mi. Trail Run, 3.6 mi. Paddle, 0.65 mi. TREK to the finish at Boundary Bay Brewery. You can GO IT ALONE, grab a friend or gather a team to do it as a relay. Saturday, September 20th, 2014.

The Course

Start at 12:00 pm at Boundary Bay Brewery and the Bellingham Farmers Market.

Greenways Run (5.5 mi) map / watch video

Mountain Bike(6.0 mi) map / watch video

Road Bike (18 mi.) map / watch video

Trail Run (3.4 mi)  map / watch video

Paddle (3.6 mi. / foul weather course 2.3 mi.) map / watch video

Team TREK (0.65 mi.) map / watch video


Equipment Rental is available, so participants don’t have to transport all their own gear. The race gives extra support to soloists, providing equipment transportation for those in need.

The Finish Line
Boundary Bay Brewery is not only the social hub of the community, it is also host of the finish line for the event. They brew a special beer, Traverse Ale, for the event. The Traverse is really a big party, with a race thrown in to kick it off.


5Point Film Festival, Depot Market Square, Bellingham

Saturday, September 20th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Depot Market Square
210 Lottie St

The 5Point “On the Road” event will be in Bellingham on September 20th at the Depot Market Square, doors open at 6pm with the Kulshan Brewing Tailgate Party.

The event will showcase 11 short films from the 5Point Film Festival, which took place earlier this year in Carbondale, Co.

A recreation fair in the square will give you the opportunity to engage with many of the recreation-oriented businesses and local nonprofits.  There will be food vendors, beverages, games and fundraising activities.

Admission is $10 for adults and kids under 12 get in free.

To get tickets in advance or more details, click here.

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