2021 York 38 Special
This event is hosted by York Fire Rescue Inc for the benefit of York Volunteer Fire Department and is located on public lands under a Special Use Permit authorized by Helena Ranger District of the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest.
August 21st - LIVE in York!
June 12th thru August 15th - Virtually anywhere
We're BACK! Your favorite ride is back in person this year, with a virtual option as well!
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.
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!
VIRTUAL RIDE! Can't make race day but still want to participate? Ride (or run or walk!) the York 38/Lucky 13 route or any 38/13 mile route between June 12th and August 15th 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).
Thank you for choosing our ride
and supporting the York Volunteer Fire Department!