An uphill challenge at your favorite downhill destination!!!....
Local time: 9:49 AM
Cat Track 10K Run: Runners will ascend 3.1 miles, gaining 1,640" in elevation to the breathtaking summit of Brundage Mountain via the Cat Track. Enjoy 360 degree views of Payette Lake & the McCall area, The 7 Devils Mountains, Granite Peak, Slab Butte and the Wallowa Mountain Range of Oregon. Runners will then turnaround at the Bluebird chair lift at the Aid-Station and descend the same route for a total of 6.2 miles. Free bear sighting is included...in previous years, a black bear ran across the mountain at the start of the race!
The DOWNHILL Cat Track 5K run: Enjoy the views from the Bluebird Chairlift ride to the summit start at 10:15am and run downhill 3.1 miles (descending 1640") along the Cat Track to the finish line. This will be an enjoyable and scenic race for those who want to try mountain running, or bring the kiddos up for a fun 5K! Remember, ALL season passholders can ride the chairlift for free so be sure to bring your season Brundage pass with you!
There will be live music starting at 10:30am. The Headliner Band is Laney Lou & The Bird Dogs, Dusty Huckleberries, and French Evans and Barr. Smokey's Bar & Grill will be open to purchase food and drinks located inside Brundage Mountain Resort and out on the plaza. Bring a chair and enjoy the outside festivities Brundage Mt. will be offering on the 4th!
Prepare your mountain legs for Brundage Mountain's 5K&10K run!
RACE SCHEDULE BELOW:
*Saturday, July 3rd-Packet Pick-up from 12-3pm at Brundage Mountain Resort outside on the Plaza.
*Sunday, July 4th-Race Day Packet Pickup/Runner Check-in from 8:30-9:15am at Brundage Mt.
*Sunday, July 4th-9:30-9:40-Pre-Race Briefing
*Sunday, July 4th-10am 10K Race Start. 10:15am 5K Race Start (All 5K runners MUST be at the top of the BlueBird lift by 10:10am for the start of the 5K downhill race)
*NO RACE DAY SIGNUPS this year!!!
***Race Entry INCLUDES a logo'd Brundage Mt. Cat Track Buff, and a free lift ticket for the 10K'ers you can use on race day. 5K'ers your entry includes your lift ride to the top to the starting line.***
***Precautions Brundage Mt. is taking to minimize one-on-one contact***
-Pack Pick-up will take place on July 3rd from 12-3pm outside on the Plaza at Brundage Mt. We will hand you your race packet w/ your Bib#, Buff, and Lift Voucher (10K'ers) inside.
-NO RACE DAY SIGN-UPS!
-Awards will be presented to the top finishers in both events around 12pm.
-Please bring your own water bottle for the finish line. There WILL NOT be water coolers at the finish area.
-The Summit Aid Station (mile 3.1 for the 10K'ers) will have cups set on a table for you to grab and gel packets. Face Coverings are optional. Please respect each other's personal space. Volunteers will not touch your water bottles or camelbacks, volunteers will use a pitcher to fill your bottle or camelback. Please practice social distancing and please stay home if you are sick.
-Race Times will be posted on Ultrasignup.com after the event.