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Weekend Calendar (The Outdoor Edition)

Published: 11:54AM December 6th, 2012

Santa’s Reindeer Dash

When: Saturday, Dec. 8

Where: Eagles Pride Golf Course, Building 1529, located off I-5, exit 116

What: The JBLM DMWR-Sports, Fitness, and Aquatics Branch presents the 2012 Santa’s Reindeer Dash with 5K, 10K and special 2K for children ages 4 to 9 years. Dress up in your favorite holiday outfit to welcome Santa to this fun and exciting holiday event. Enjoy the scenic surroundings of Eagles Pride Golf Course while you run the cart paths and trails alongside fairways, greens and through the woods. Be on the lookout for reindeer. Entry fees for the 5K and 10K are $15 for active duty, retired and reserve personnel, family members and DOD ID card holders; $25 for civilians. The entry fee for the 2K is $5 for all entries. Day of race registrations add $5. For more information call 967-4768.

Army/Navy Game at the Warrior Zone

When: Saturday, Dec. 8

Where: The Warrior Zone, Lewis Main

What: Catch the Army/Navy game live starting at noon. Food specials, giveaways, doorprizes, and more. Play “NCAA 13” live vs. Navy at Everett and Whidbey Island. Open to everyone 18 and older.

Hike Little Si

When: Saturday, Dec. 8

What: Join us for a five-mile hike to the top of the 1,600-foot peak of Little Si. Follow the easy-to-moderate trail through the lush forest and massive rock faces to a spectacular view of the upper Snoqualmie Valley; $35. Moderate difficulty. Register through WebTrac at https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac/jblmrectrac.html or at the Northwest Adventure Center at Lewis North. For more information call 967-6263.

Snowshoe Commonwealth Basin

When: Sunday, Dec. 9

What: Take an adventurous trek through great snow, varied terrain and a web of trails in a shadowy old-growth forest. You’ll be able to pause for an occasional break to take pictures and observe the amazing views of the surrounding peaks. Easy hike of four miles. Minimum age is 12. Cost is $40. Register through WebTrac at https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac/jblmrectrac.html or at the Northwest Adventure Center at Lewis North. For more information call 967-6263.

Bald Eagle Float Trip

When: Saturday, Dec. 15

What: We could view up to 200 bald eagles as we float down the Skagit River in a large, stable raft among one of the largest concentrations of bald eagles in the Lower 48. Cost is $55. Register through WebTrac at https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac/jblmrectrac.html or at the Northwest Adventure Center at Lewis North. For more information call 967-6263.