York Fire Rescue, Helena, Montana, United States

Start Date

06/18/2022

Activity tags attached to this sportie.

Activities: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️, Virtual race, 38 Miles, 76 Miles, 13 Miles

It's our 20th Anniversary!  

Thirty-eight miles along spectacular scenery, through the Big Belt Mountains, beautiful canyons and three creeks!  This amazing ride includes varied terrain on gravel, asphalt road, and single track.  Challenge yourself or take it easy and enjoy the views!

Bear Trap and Trout Creek routes  - A challenging and exciting mountain bike ride covering 38 or 76 miles of breathtaking scenery. On the York 38 Special or the Spirit of 76, you will gain 3,000 vertical feet from lowest point of the ride (Nelson), traveling mainly on dirt roads and single track.  Six Aid stations with our famous homemade goodies & porta potties are spread throughout the course.

VIRTUAL RIDE!  Can't make race day but still want to participate?  Ride (or run or walk!) the York 38 route or any 38 mile route between June 18th and August 14th and submit your time for special prize categories!  All activities must be recorded and verified using your choice of GPS tracking app or software (Strava, Garmin Connect, Suunto, etc). Riders must submit their times via the Results Tab by 11:59pm on August 16, 2021 to be considered eligible for awards (details to follow).   

Lucky 13 Family Ride - The Lucky 13 route is 13 miles, approximately 6.5 miles along York Road, from York to Vigilante Campground, around the campground loop, and back to York. About half of the route is paved.   An Aid station & porta potty available on this route also!

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. York 38 Special - Trout Creek

    A challenging and exciting mountain bike ride covering 38 miles of breathtaking scenery. On the York 38 Special, you will gain 3,000 vertical feet from lowest point of the ride (Nelson), traveling mainly on dirt roads and single track.
    Activity Starts: 8/20/2022 07:00 - Activity Ends: 8/20/2022 17:00
    Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:06
    Activity type: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:06
      Registration closes : 8/24/2021 01:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $4.40
    • Registration opens : 11/13/2021 14:00
      Registration closes : 5/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $60.00
      Processing fee : $4.98
    • Registration opens : 5/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $90.00
      Processing fee : $6.72
    • Registration opens : 8/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/20/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $120.00
      Processing fee : $8.46


  2. York 38 Special - Bear Trap

    Start out on the traditional route, then for those looking for more challenges, veer right to Beartrap Gulch, which features another climb with a fast single track descent.
    Activity Starts: 8/20/2022 07:00 - Activity Ends: 8/20/2022 17:00
    Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:06
    Activity type: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:06
      Registration closes : 8/24/2021 01:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $4.40
    • Registration opens : 11/13/2021 14:00
      Registration closes : 5/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $60.00
      Processing fee : $4.98
    • Registration opens : 5/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $90.00
      Processing fee : $6.72
    • Registration opens : 8/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/20/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $120.00
      Processing fee : $8.46


  3. Spirit of 76 Cyclocross

    Go around the 38-mile Trout Creek loop twice - twice the scenery, twice the fun!
    Activity Starts: 8/20/2022 06:30 - Activity Ends: 8/20/2022 17:00
    Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:01
    Activity type: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 8/21/2021 11:01
      Registration closes : 8/24/2021 01:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $4.40
    • Registration opens : 11/13/2021 14:00
      Registration closes : 5/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $60.00
      Processing fee : $4.98
    • Registration opens : 5/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/1/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $90.00
      Processing fee : $6.72
    • Registration opens : 8/1/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/20/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $120.00
      Processing fee : $8.46


  4. York 38 Special Virtual Ride, Run or Walk

    This is an UNSUPPORTED RIDE! Your registration fee includes a t-shirt only. Ride, run or walk the York 38 Special route or any 38 mile route ANYTIME between June 18th and August 14th and submit your time for special prizes!! Please do NOT ride the York 38 route between August 15th and August 20st, as we will be setting up the ride. Awards - TBD
    Activity Starts: 6/18/2022 00:00 - Activity Ends: 8/14/2022 23:59
    Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
    Activity type: Virtual race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/15/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $4.40


  5. Lucky 13 Family Bike Ride, Individual

    A gentle 6.5 climb from York, MT to Vigilante Trail head and back for 13 miles round trip. A terrific time for all ages! Your registration includes the swag bag WITHOUT the t-shirt, and a sheet of vintage York 38 Special decals!
    Activity Starts: 8/20/2022 09:00 - Activity Ends: 8/20/2022 17:00
    Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
    Activity type: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/20/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $2.37


  6. Lucky 13 Family Bike Ride, Family of 3 or more

    A gentle 6.5 climb from York, MT to Vigilante Trail head and back for 13 miles round trip. A terrific time for all ages! Your registration includes 2 swag bags WITHOUT the t-shirts, and 2 sheets of vintage York 38 Special decals!
    Activity Starts: 8/20/2022 09:00 - Activity Ends: 8/20/2022 17:00
    Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
    Activity type: Bike ride 🚴🏿‍♂️
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/20/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $3.24


  7. Lucky 13 Family Virtual Ride, Run or Walk

    This is an UNSUPPORTED RIDE! Come out when it suits your family and bike, walk or run! This fee covers your whole family. A gentle 6.5 climb from York, MT to Vigilante Trail head and back for 13 miles round trip. A terrific time for all ages! Your registration includes 1 swag bag WITHOUT the t-shirt, and 1 sheet of vintage York 38 Special decals!
    Activity Starts: 6/18/2022 00:00 - Activity Ends: 8/14/2022 23:59
    Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
    Activity type: Virtual race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 2/25/2022 02:00
      Registration closes : 8/15/2022 01:59
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $2.37


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