Last Chance Marathon and Half Marathon

Quick facts

Distance Marathon

Date 31 Dec 2019

About Last Chance Marathon and Half Marathon

This is a course specifically designed to get you to Boston.
Featuring a beautiful fall setting, the 4.08 mile loop course offers plenty of shade, scenic views of Millennium park with its lakes and natural wildlife in a pollution-free setting. Last Chance Marathon & 1/2 Marathon is designed as a low key party like running experience, similiar to an ultra run without all the miles. run the last marathon of the year in beautiful Bellingham Washington. The course is a trail marathon with a few hills mixed in but mostly flat with an amazing canopy of tall trees covering the course!


Last Chance Half Marathon

  • 21.097km

Last Chance Marathon

  • 42.195km

Fairhaven Park Pavillion



• Millennium park • Lakes • Natural wildlife • Pollution-free setting


The 1/2 marathon course is an out and back and the full marathon course is the same out and back course two times, starting at Fairhaven Park Pavillion, running the Interurban trail out to Clayton Beach for the full 13.1 miles or 26.2.

This trail has spectacular views and very few hills, just enough hills to make it interesting, and break up the flat sections.The majority of this trail is covered with a canopy of trees which deflects some of the rain or snow. It can get cold. The majority of the trail is an old railroad bed, very easy to run on gravel surface, with the exception of Arroyos Park. Arroyos Park is a double track trail with a few bridges and a few fun hills. It is a very well maintained set of  trails.


Last Chance Marathon and Half Marathon Trivia

Last Chance marathon is the last marathon of the year in beautiful Bellingham Washington, and has been known to have snow this time of the year.   

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.