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Lodging at and Around the Start/Finish Line



Cherry HIll Campground: Lassen National Forest - $14/night - first come, first serve - approx 10-15 minutes from start/finish line

Butte Meadows Campground - Lassen National Forest - $12/night - first come, first serve - approx 5 minutes from start/finish line

For more information on both campgrounds, please check out


Basic Cabins (bring your own sleeping bag and pillow for beds):

Bambi Inn: Address: 7436 Humboldt Rd, Forest Ranch, CA 95942 Phone: (530) 873-4125 - Located at the start/finish line

The Outpost: Address: 7589 Humboldt Rd, Forest Ranch, CA 95942 Phone:(530) 873-3050 - Located half a mile from the start/finish line

The Mercantile:  Address: 7473 Humboldt Rd, Forest Ranch, CA 95942 Phone:(530) 873-5016 - Located winthin a 5 minute walk to the start/finish line


Hotels in Chico (located approximately 45-1 hour from start/finish line):


Oxford Suites: Address: 2035 Business Ln, Chico, CA 95928 Phone:(530) 899-9090

Holiday Inn: Address: 685 Manzanita Ct, Chico, CA 95926 Phone:(530) 345-2491

Best Western Heritage Inn: Address: 25 Heritage Ln, Chico, CA 95926 Phone: (530) 894-8600


Pre & Post Race Meals

Pre-Race Dinner

Join us for a pre race dinner at The Outpost Restaraunt & Bar, up in Butte Meadows on Friday, May 29th. Located just half a mile from the start line, folks can show up any time between 5:30pm-8:30pm. They serve a veriety of sandwiches, hamburgers, chilidogs and the like and except credit cards & cash. We will have a big community table pushed together so everyone can mingle.

Address: 7589 Humboldt Rd

Phone:(530) 873-3050


Post Race Breakfast

Come on over to The Mercantile (just down the street from the start/finish line) for a post race champagne breakfast on Sunday, May 31st from 8am-10:30am. Breakfast is served outside in the HUGE white event tent and is only $11 for a delicious all you can eat buffet! This is a great way to share your race stories from the day before and enjoy the refreshing mountain air, before you head home. 

Cash only please.

Address:7473 Humboldt Road, Butte Meadows, CA 95942

Phone: (530) 873-5016



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