The Packwood Mountain Festival returns this year with live music the evening of April 29 and a fun run the following morning.  The White Pass Country Museum will also be open to visitors.

Josh & Joss will perform live music on Friday, April 29 from 7 pm to 9 pm at the White Pass Country Historical Museum.

Festivities continue with a fun run on Saturday morning, April 30.  Participants will gather in front of the Packwood Timberland Library before 9 am. The fun run includes a 5K & 10K run and a free 1K kids’ dash.  Medals will be awarded for 1st thru 3rd place.  Preregistration is $20 per person for the 5K and 10K runs. Late registration fee is $25.  Entries received later than April 1 cannot be guaranteed e a souvenir t-shirt sponsored by Arbor Health.

Registration forms are available at the White Pass Country Historical Museum, the Packwood Visitor Center, and online at

For more information on this event and others at the White Pass Country Historical Museum, contact Jan Grose (360-494-4007), Martha Garoutte (360-496-1519), or visit  This event is supported by Lewis County LTAC funds.