The 23rd Annual

June 24, 2017

hosted by Bridger Ski Foundation

The Jim Bridger Trail Run is a 10-mile trail run with over 2,000 feet of vertical climbs through the beautiful Bridger mountains.



Online registration is now open and will close when we meet our cap.

Registration fee: $50 


"Like" the Jim Bridger Trail Run Facebook page to get announcements and updates about the race.

ATTENTION BSF ATHLETES: Be sure to use the special link you recieved in an email from your coach to register for this race.


The course features a scenic loop starting at Sypes Canyon trailhead (get directions) and continuing across private property only accessible on race day.  Great climbs follow as the runners head up Middle Cottonwood after a challenging water crossing, then continue across the Bridgers and down Sypes Canyon. Waterstop at the entrance to Middle Cottonwood and an aid station at the top of Sypes Canyon. View Course Map>>

Post-race fun includes food, beer, cider, prizes and raffles!


Friday, June 23

 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Race packet pickup at Schnee's, Main St., Bozeman

Saturday, June 24

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.        Shuttles to race start. (Shuttles are mandatory for runners, spectators, and volunteers. No parking at the trailhead.) Park at the Springhill Sod Farm, corner of Springhill Rd & Sypes Canyon Rd. (Racers, plan to take a shuttle no later than 8:30 a.m.) Map to parking.

9:00 a.m.                    Race Start

Post race                   Food, drinks, awards, raffle prizes. Rotating shuttles back to the shuttle parking lot.



Men & Women winners each receive $150. 


*No dogs on the course or at the post-race party. Thanks!

All proceeds go to support youth programs at Bridger Ski Foundation, a nonprofit ski club based in Bozeman, MT. Questions about the Jim Bridger Trail Run can be directed to the Bridger Ski Foundation office at 406.587.2445 or email us here.

Notices: All race registration fees are non-refundable. Refunds will not be provided for any reason, including in the event the race is canceled due to weather or acts of nature.

Runners must be a minimum of 15 years old on race day to participate.


2016 Race Results

2015 Race Results

2014 Race Results by Age Category>>

2014 Race Results Overall>>

2013 Race Results >>