This race is intended for beginner-intermediate riders to advanced riders.
Enjoy Black Hills National Forest and help raise money for the Northern Hills CASA Program!
This course is a 6 mile loop on mountain bike trails that consists of flowy single track and double track. Participants will complete as many laps as possible during a 3 hour, or 6 hour, time duration. The race can be completed as a team or by an individual. The START/FINISH line will be in the meadow area of the Big Hill Trailhead (Trail # 72), by the warming hut.
The 6 mile loop will start by leaving the meadow area at Big Hill Trailhead and descending down Twin Bridges heading in a clock-wise direction for approximately 1.5 miles. You will then stay right and climb up a double track approximately 1 mile to a ridge that will lead you to “C” Loop. Once on “C” Loop you will descend to “A” Loop which will lead you back to the meadow area of the Big Hill Trailhead.
There will be one aid station at the START/FINISH line area and half way on the course.
Lunch will be provided free to participants.
3 Hour Race 10 am start
Individual Male, Individual female, Male Team, Female Team,Mixed Team, 16 & Under Team
(3 hour teams are a maximum of 2 people)
6 Hour Race 8 AM start
Individual Male, Individual Female, Male Team, Female Team, Mixed Team, 16 & Under Team
(6 hour teams are a maximum of four people)
FOREST SERVICE PERMIT APPROVED! BIG HILL Forest Service Trail Brochure
This race will benefit the Northern Hills Court Appointed Special Advocate Program. NHCASA seeks to promote and protect the best interests of abused and neglected children through court advocacy.