Running Water for Helena

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Check out the new course this year: Both races will start and stop at the Spring Meadow Resource Pavilion

10 Mile Course Route
Start/Stop: Spring Meadow Resources

  • Complete Tenmile Creek Trail loop (clockwise)
  • Head south, and then cut north to complete a loop around Spring Meadow Lake
  • Continue to follow the Tenmile Creek Park trail south, connecting to Rails-To-Trails
  • Take Rails-to-Trails east to Centennial Park, complete the loop around Centennial Park (clockwise)
  • Return to Spring Meadow Resources the same way you came on Rails-To-Trails
  • 5K Course Route
    Start/Stop: Spring Meadow Resources

  • Complete Tenmile Creek Trail loop (clockwise)
  • Head south toward Broadwater Avenue
  • Take a left, heading north, toward Spring Meadow Resources
  • Turn-around where this road ends, and head back to Spring Meadow Resources the way you came




  • Registration Information
    Registration fees apply for both 5K and 10 Mile:


    Registration fee: $25
    Registration fee for all 6 years and younger: $0
    Early bird registration fee (through June 1st): $20
    Day of race registration fee: $30

    Race Day Information

    TIME
    Saturday, June 23rd

    10 Mile Participant registration and packet pick up: 6:00 AM – 6:30 AM
    10 Mile Start: 7:00 AM

    5K Participant registration and packet pick up: 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM
    5K Start: 7:30 AM
    Awards ceremony around 10:00 AM

    Music and Festival: 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM

    PLACE
    2850 Broadwater Avenue
    Spring Meadow Resource Pavilion
    Helena, MT US 59601

    DESCRIPTION
    Each year, the Lake Helena Watershed Group teams up with the City of Helena and local sponsors to host the annual Running Water for Helena 10 Mile/5K.

    Run or walk a 5K or run the 10 mile race to help promote awareness of and the protection and stewardship of the City of Helena’s drinking water supply, and support restoration projects within the Lake Helena watershed. The 10 mile race will take place on June 23rd, beginning at 7:00 AM and the 5K will start at 7:30 am.

    We have a new route this year!
    CASH PRIZES will be handed out for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd male/female runners!

    Address: 2850 Broadwater Ave, Helena, MT 59602

    RACE CONTACT INFO
    If you have any questions about this race, contact Valerie at: 406-457-8891 or email at: vstacey@lccountymt.gov

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