Lolo 12 Hour
Missoula Bike Source is hosting the 1st Annual Lolo 12-Hour Bike Race on June 11, 2016. This race will be held on private property and consists of 2300 feet of climbing per lap. Includes solo, duo, quad, or carnival for male, female, or coed teams. For more information go to: www.missoulabikesource.com or www.facebook.com/pages/missoula-bike-source-racing or call 1-406-926-2674.
Ovando Gran Fondo
Ovando Gran Fondo is an annual epic fully-supported off-road ride that supports the Missoula Symphony. Ride through some of Western Montana's most scenic landscapes on dirt roads, including numerous miles through private land not otherwise open to the public. This year's ride is scheduled for September 10th. For more information, photo gallery, and registration go to www.missoulasymphony.org/ride.
Lost Trail Bike Fest
This unique event offers a day of mountain biking on four trails that offer 18 to 21 miles of serious intermediate to advance riding, and almost 4,000 feet of vertical descent on beautiful single-track trails. It starts out from Lost Trail Pass ski area and ends up on Hwy 93, where a shuttle awaits to haul bike and rider back to the ski area, to do it over again. For more information visit www.ltbikefest.com.
The Butte 100 is a mountain bike race held each year in Butte Montana. It includes 100 miles of trails along parts of the continental divide on a course with 70% singletrack loaded with roots, rocks, and swoopy downhills. It is considered one of the most demanding 100 mile bike races in the US.
24 Hours of Rapelje
This is Montana’s only 24 hour race. It first began in 2001 and has steadily grown over the years. This event brings riders of all ages and skill levels from around the country to Rapelje each year. You can ride solo, or in teams of 3 (3-man Class), 5 (Festival Class), and 6 or more (Carnival Class). Rapelje is about 25 miles north of Columbus, Montana surrounded by wheat fields, cattle pastures, and hay fields. This race is perfect for everyone with an ideal blend of athletic competition and tailgating.
Mystic MTB Trail Race
Featuring 40 miles of challenging climbs, world class descents and remote scenery, the Mystic MTB Trail Race offers mountain bikers an opportunity to challenge themselves on some of the most enjoyable connector trails in the Gallatin National Forest.
12 Hours of Disco
12 hours of racing through green hills and desert wildflowers on Discovery Hill in Salmon Idaho.
Pierre's Hole Bike Race
The Annual Pierre's Hole 50/100 Mountain Bike Race is located at Grand Targhee Resort. Staging for this endurance race begins at the Grand Targhee Resort and consists of a 50 km loop, each lap features approximately 3,000 feet of climbing on single and double-track trails. Total elevation for the 100 mile race is approximately 9,000 feet.