MONTANA ULTIMATE CHALLENGE

9 – 14 September 2019

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When it came to arranging our Ultimate Challenge week, we didn’t hold back on the things that make your heart race. River swimming, trekking, cycling, kayaking – this is a real test of will and endurance. Luckily, the Glacier National Park is also the perfect place to chill out with your new comrades, so we’ve included plenty of time for fly fishing and drinks under the late summer sun.

THE CHALLENGE

DISCIPLINES: Hike/Run, Mountain Bike, Kayak, Swim
TOTAL DISTANCE: 140km (over 4 days)
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,600m
CAPACITY: 45

CAMP EXPERIENCES

Fly Fishing
Wild Cooking
Outdoor Yoga
Local Expert Talks & More

Dates / Prices

9 – 14 September 2019
From £2,600pp

Itinerary

Sunday

Arrival for Hotel Option participants
Evening welcome meeting

Monday

The optional training day – kayak & mountain bike training
All participants meet for briefing

Tuesday

The IGO Ultimate Challenge Stage 1: Swim & run
Arrival in camp 1
Physio tent open
Wild cooking
Fly fishing

Wednesday

The IGO Ultimate Challenge Stage 2: Mountain bike
Arrival in camp 2
Physio tent open
Wood chopping workshop
Talk from local expert
Fly fishing
Wild Cooking

Thursday

The IGO Ultimate Challenge Stage 3: Kayak
Arrival in camp 3
Physio tent open
River yoga
Acoustic music
Fly fishing

Friday

The IGO Ultimate Challenge Stage 4: Hike & run
Arrival in Whitefish Finish Line
Prize giving & celebrations

Friday

Expedition Stage 4: Trek/Run
Finish in Depot Park, Whitefish
Celebration dinner & prize-giving

Saturday

Enjoy the hotel facilities; have a massage, play a round of golf
Depart Whitefish

Experiences in Camp

Through the Week

Talk from a local expert on the surrounding area
River Yoga
Wood chopping workshop
Local music in camp
Fly fishing and learning how to fillet a fish
Wild cooking workshop run by Basic Kitchen

Grouse Mountain Lodge

What's Included

Included:

  • Return transfers from Glacier International Airport
  • Training day with local experts (for those opting for training day)
  • Equipment: mountain bikes, kayaks, safety equipment including helmets and life jackets, tents, sleeping mats
  • Activities and expereinces in camp including, expert talk, river yoga, wild cookery classes, fly fishing, local music.
  • Event support and fully signposted route
  • Yellow Brick tracking devices
  • Event accomodation in dome tents (sharing basis of 2 or 4 people)
  • Locally sourced organic food on the event from Tuesday lunch to Friday lunch inclusive
  • Water on event
  • Celebratory drinks part and awards in Whitefish on Friday evening
  • Medical and physio support during event
  • Photography
  • Technical t-shirt and welcome pack
  • Finishers medal and wristband

Not included:

  • Transport to Whitefish, Montana (excluding those staying at the hotel and getting transfers)
  • Personal equipment inc. sleeping bag and clothing (see kit list for full details)
  • Travel insurance specific to location and disciplines (obligatory)
  • Drinks at camp bar on Saturday night (cash only)
  • IGO Ultimate Challenge cap - available to purchase at the event

Entry Options

You can book today with only a £500 deposit and select your own flexible instalment plan by using Partial.ly at checkout.

Entry Fee Only

£2,600without Hotel and Training Day
  • Your spot on the Ultimate Challenge
  • Pre-Event Training Day (includes either mountain bike or kayak discipline and expert training and equipement)
  • 3 Hotel Nights at Grouse Mountain Lodge
Entry Fee
+ Training Day
£2,750without Hotel
  • Your spot on the Ultimate Challenge
  • Pre-Event Training Day (includes either mountain bike or kayak discipline and expert training and equipement)
  • 3 Hotel Nights at Grouse Mountain Lodge
Entry Fee
+ Hotel
£2,950without Training Day
  • Your spot on the Ultimate Challenge
  • Pre-Event Training Day (includes either mountain bike or kayak discipline and expert training and equipement)
  • 3 Hotel Nights at Grouse Mountain Lodge
Entry Fee
+ Hotel + Training Day
£3,100
  • Your spot on the Ultimate Challenge
  • Pre-Event Training Day (includes either mountain bike or kayak discipline and expert training and equipement)
  • 3 Hotel Nights at Grouse Mountain Lodge
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