You don’t want to miss this spectacular run along the Continental Divide (CDT) trail!
All races begin in Thompson Park, just south of beautiful Butte America in the Sage Brush Flats parking area. You get to run on the Milwaukee Trail through some historic train tunnels (headlamp recommended) toward Pipestone pass (6,348’) where you will access the CDT. You will run rolling single track on CDT to Homestake pass (6,329’). From Homestake (50K runners will run back down the the CDT to the Beaver Ponds trail in Thompson Park. The 50K is a loop and those running the 25K will end the race at Homestake pass. We will have a shuttle vehicle for those wishing to end at Homestake pass. This race is in conjunction with the Montana Folk Festival!
Friday, July 10: 6 to 8pm-Packet pickup at the Copper King Hotel lobby (4655 Harrison Ave).d
Saturday, July 11: 7 to 7:45am packet pickup in Thompson Park. (Sagebrush Flats)
8:15am: Mass start!
4:00pm: After party at the Rib and Chop House (Same location as the Copper King Hotel).
Afterwards you can head to Uptown Butte to catch the evening music at the Folk Festival.
You can kickoff your Saturday with some old fashioned exercise and finish with a cold beer and live music!
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