Eastside Runners

The Seattle Area Running Club for Every Type of Runner

Saturday Morning Run - Everyday Athlete, Kirkland

Run Leader: Karen Zehm


Driving Directions:

From 405 south, take the NE 124th St exit. Turn right off exit (west) and follow until you get to 100th Ave NE (turns into 98th Ave NE). Turn left. Everyday Athlete is on your right. There is 2 hour free parking in the parking garage or in the outside open spots.

From 405 north, take the NE 116th St exit. Turn left off the exit (west) and follow until you get to 98th Ave NE. Turn right. Everyday Athlete is on your left. There is 2 hour free parking in the parking garage or in the outside open spots.

Breakfast: Urban Coffee Lounge at Juanita Village


Course Description: We have 3 different routes mapped out.

5.18 miles

From Everyday Athlete, turn left if you are coming out of the store and head north on 98th Ave NE. Follow to NE 124th and turn right at the crosswalk. Run up the hill until you reach 120th Ave NE. Turn right and follow for .52 miles until you reach the Kirkland Cross Corridor Trail and turn right onto the trail. Follow the trail for 1.4 miles until you reach the southern trail entrance to Crestwoods Park. Follow the trail up into the park until you hit the road and turn right. Follow the road until the end and you will run down the set of stairs which will take you to Forbes Creek Parkway. Cross the road and turn left. Stay on Forbes Creek Parkway until you reach Market St/98th Ave NE. Cross the street in the cross walk and turn right. You will veer left onto the Old Market St. Trail which runs parallel to 98th Ave NE. Follow back to the store.

6.69 miles

Original loop plus extra mileage going south on the Kirkland Cross Corridor Trail to NE 85th St.

8.7 miles

Original loop plus extra mileage going south out on the KCCT to NE 68th St.

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