This trail is planned
283 ft
Distance
-27 ft
Descent
00:00:10
Avg time

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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    South Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Owner
    City of Helena

Extension of the Bull Run Trail planned for construction in 2017.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bull Run Trail (Gold Rush to California) multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -27 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,270 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,297 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,297 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,270 ft
  • Grade
    -9.425%
  • Grade max
    -13.22%
  • Grade min
    -5.491%
  • Distance down
    283 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:43
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on May 10, 2024
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Partial
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Bull Run Trail... Trail Reports

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      May 10, 2024 @ 4:56pm
      May 10, 2024
      reporter 2" slush + 70* day = hero dirt
      Apr 15, 2024 @ 7:12am
      Apr 15, 2024
      reporter After 3 warm days, pretty much good to go. Use judgement on the highest and darkest trails, though.
      Apr 11, 2024 @ 7:22am
      Apr 11, 2024
      reporter Some moisture remaining, but mostly good to go.
      Apr 6, 2024 @ 8:18am
      Apr 6, 2024
      reporter 1" of wet and heavy snow on April 6. Trails were already a mess before that.
      Mar 17, 2024 @ 8:18am
      Mar 17, 2024
      reporter The South Hills are still snowy and muddy in most spots.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 11 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 93 rides
      • Last: May 20, 2024

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