Thunderbolt Creek 30k


Registration for the 2017 event is open! Register at ultrasignup_12-2016

Saturday, July 15th, 2017
8:00 AM Start

tstslogoWhat: This is an out and back 30K on a very scenic non-technical trail with approximately 3000 feet of climbing. If you love trail running this is a must for your calendar. Expect to get your feet wet!

GREAT NEWS for 2017: The Thunderbolt Creek 30k is part of the Treasure State Trail Series, organized by Montana Trail Crew! The winner of the series will be crowned Montana Trail Running State Champion for 2017. We’re proud to be a part of this sub-ultra distance race series. For more information, visit the TSTS page on the Montana Trail Crew website.

Entry Fee: $60

Field Limit: 100 runners. Register by JUNE 10 to be guaranteed a race shirt

Runner passing by Cottonwood Lake on the Continental Divide Trail (50K)

Passing Cottonwood Lake
on the Continental Divide Trail

Packet Pick-Up: Race morning at the start/finish line

What You Get: T-shirt, Pizza, Beer, 4 Aid Stations, and Scenery out the Wazoo!

Driving Directions: Off of I-15 take Exit 151. Follow sign toward Boulder River Rd. #82. Next, take a Right on Boulder River Rd. toward White House Campground. At Campground sign turn right and go 1.7 miles. Road ends into the parking lot, where you will see the starting tent!

Course Map:


Awards Ceremony:  12:00 PM at the finish line.

Brian at Thunderbolt Creek

Past Results

2014 – Official
2013 – Official
2011 – Official

We thank our premiere sponsor, Capital Concrete, Inc., and the companies shown below for financial or in-kind support for the Thunderbolt Creek 30k.

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