This 5.6 mile (9 kilometer) running/hiking race starts on historic Last Chance Gulch in downtown Helena at 10am sharp. The course quickly changes from urban running to mountain trail running in Mt. Helena City Park. The course takes runners to the top of Mt. Helena, 1,300 feet above the starting line, and offers outstanding views of the City of Helena, Prickly Pear Valley, and Elkhorn and Belt Mountains. The course then descends back to the finish line on Last Chance Gulch. Race registration is available online or in-person until 9:30am.