Blue Mountain 30k

8:30 AM Start | October 4th, 2015


  • The 2015 Blue Mtn 30K is FULL!
  • (But our Snowbowl 15K Trail Run still has space!)
  • Sorry, NO REFUNDS or switching registration to another individual. Thanks for your understanding.

Race Day Schedule:

  • 7:30-8:15: Packet Pickup will be at the race start at the Peak Athletic Center on Blu Mtn Road.
  • 8:30: Race Start!
  • 11:00-1:30: Racers finish and BBQ at Start Finish Line
  • 12:00: Awards Ceremony at Start / Finish line


Start/Finish area will be at: Peak Health and Wellness Center Located at 5000 Blue Mountain Rd. Missoula, Mt. A great portion of this race is situated in the Lolo National Forest.

Number of Participants:

Limited to 100 (by our Lolo National Forest Service Permit)

The Course:

Course starts at Peak Health and Wellness Center then follows Blue Mountain Rd. for half of a mile to the Blue Mountain Recreation Area trailhead. From there the course follows single track dirt trails with multiple climbs on a loop through the recreation area. The course finishes with another half mile on the BLue Mountain Rd. returning back to the finish Line at the Peak Health and Wellness Center. A more detailed course description and map can be found at the event website soon. Course surfaces are 5% paved road, 5% dirt road, and 90% singletrack dirt trails.

Course facts by the numbers:

  • Distance: 18.6 Miles
  • Total Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft
  • Total Elevation Loss: 3,600 ft
  • Lowest Pt. of course: 3,149 ft
  • Highest pt. of course: 4,783 ft

Aid Stations: There will be four well stocked aid stations on the course. All will have food, water, and a selection of Hammer Nutrition Products.

  • Aid station #1: 5.75 Miles
  • Aid station #2: 9.2 Miles
  • Aid Station#3: 11.25 Miles
  • Aid station#4: 14.5 Miles

Charity: The Blue Mtn 30K is a fundraiser for the Hellgate High Cross Country Program.


Questions?  Contact Race Director: Mike Foote at

Thanks to our Sponsors for their generous support of this event!

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