You are welcome at Kaniksu Ranch

Kaniksu Ranch is Family oriented.  However, everyone is welcome regardless of marital status, race, ethnicity.  We welcome all nice people!

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Sign up NOW for the 30th Running of the “Original” Bare Buns Fun Run

Click the BBFR Page to enter.  This is going to be a July to Remember! Dance Friday night to a DJ Dance, and Saturday to The Other White Meat Band. Children's Pavilion open Friday and Saturday before the run.

Bare Buns Fun Run 2013 results available at the top of this page. Click on 2013 Race times.

Getting ready for our opening on Memorial Weekend

Facilities are closed and the water is off.  There is a bathroom available and it's still a beautiful time to hike, see the animals and watch the leaves.

July 18-20 The AANR Northwest Convention comes to Kaniksu

Enjoy sports, seminars, nature hikes and biking.
Children's pavilion open with the AANR NW Children's Activities Director.
Friday night- Dance to the Rapid Transit Road Show.
Saturday night- Dance to The Angela Marie Project!

2014 Bare Buns Fun Run (BBFR)

The 2014 BBFR Registration Form (mail-in version) is available NOW.  Click here.

You can NOW REGISTER ON-LINE for 2014 at

Just Imagine!  July 27, 2014,  Run in THE run.  The Internationally famous “Original” Clothing Optional Fun Run!   This is the 30th running and thousands of runners and walkers from all over the world have traveled to take part in this amazing event weekend in the beautiful Kaniksu National Forest.  Called by many, “the best run-run”.  5K (3.25 miles) on a mountain road on a beautiful Sunday morning.  You are ONE with nature.  And then, enjoy the pool, the volleyball, great food.  Spend the day or the Week.  This year dance to a DJ dance Friday night and on Saturday, dance to the live music of The Other White Meat Band.   Once you come, you will return.     Mother Child  


                                                                     Fun for all ages

Get rid of the clothes   Shoes 


                 Get rid of the clothes!    Nothin’ but my runnin’ shoes!

Cannon   surge  Flip

Starts with the Cannon                           Surge at the end                          Head over heels