Top Bird Cam
This view is from the top of the Blue Bird Quad, elevation 7640′. View rotates automatically. Click image for larger view.
Summer opening day: June 16. The BlueBird Express Runs 10 am - 4:30 pm Wednesdays through Sundays
All XC Bike Trails are also open to Hikers. Please Be Aware of Other Users.
Closed-toe shoes recommended! Dogs on Designated Trails Only (Must be on leash at all times)
Open 10 am - 4:30 pm during Operating Days. Last ride up at 4:15 pm.
Come check out the new routing of the Easy Street 9
July 4 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cat Track 10K Run: Runners will ascend 3.1 miles, gaining 1,640″ in elevation to the breathtaking summit of Brundage Mountain via the Cat Track. Enjoy 360-degree views of Payette Lake & the McCall area, The 7 Devils Mountains, Granite Peak, Slab Butte and the Wallowa Mountain Range of Oregon. Runners will then turn around at
the Aid-Station next to the top terminal of the BlueBird Express and descend the same route for a total of 6.2 miles. Bring along your family and friends to enjoy a chair lift ride to the summit to cheer you on!
The DOWNHILL Cat Track 5K run: Enjoy the views from the Bluebird Express as you ride the chairlift to the summit! The race starts from there at 10:15am. Runners head downhill for 3.1 miles (descending 1640″) along the Cat Track to the finish line. This will be an enjoyable and scenic race for those who want to try mountain running or bring the kiddos up for a fun 5K!PreRegister Online
Be sure to stick around for the post-race party, and awards on the plaza. There will be LIVE BANDS playing outside from 10 am-5pm. Kiddos can hang out playing lawn games and have fun on the swing set.
Band Line Up:
RED, WHITE, & BLUE attire/costumes are encouraged!
RACE SCHEDULE BELOW:*Monday, July 3rd-Packet Pick-up from 12-3pm at Brundage Mountain Resort outside on the Plaza.
*Tuesday, July 4th-Race Day Packet Pickup/Runner Check-in from 8:30-9:15am at Brundage Mt.
*Tuesday, July 4th-9:30-9:40-Pre-Race Briefing
*Tuesday, July 4th-10am 10K Race Start. 10:15am 5K Race Start (All 5K runners MUST be at the top of the BlueBird lift by 10:10am for the start of the 5K downhill race)
*NO RACE DAY SIGNUPS!
***Race Entry INCLUDES a logo’d Brundage Mt. Cat Track pair of running socks, and a free lift ticket for the 10K’ers you can use on race day. 5K’ers your entry includes your lift ride to the top to the starting line.
-Pack Pick-up will take place on July 3rd from 12-3pm outside on the Plaza at Brundage Mt. We will hand you your race packet w/ your Bib#, Buff, and Lift Voucher inside.
-NO RACE DAY SIGN-UPS!
-Awards will be presented to the top finishers in both events around 12pm.
-Please bring your own water bottle for the finish line. There WILL NOT be water coolers at the finish area.
-The Summit Aid Station (mile 3.1 for the 10K’ers) will have cups set on a table for you to grab and gel packets. Face Coverings are optional. Please respect each other’s personal space. Volunteers will not touch your water bottles or camelbacks, volunteers will use a pitcher to fill your bottle or camelback. Please practice social distancing and please stay home if you are sick.
-Race Times will be posted on Ultrasignup.com after the event.