Hope Brigade Days has teamed up with Mountain Madness to bring you the Brigade Trail Race
Where: Tulameen to Hope BC in the North Cascades Mountains
When: Saturday Sep 9, 2017
Distances: 50 mile or 19 mile (80 km or 30 km)
Why: On foot, experience the route of the fur brigade packhorse trains crossing the Cascade Mountains on the Hudson’s Bay Company Heritage Trail of 1849. Run through five of the original fur brigade camps between Tulameen and Hope. Beautiful trail on well-signed route. Celebrate Canada’s 150 birthday on the first commercial trade route in British Columbia. There will be prizes for the history quiz!
Tulameen Brigade: (50 mile/80 km) from Tulameen to Hope, elevation gain 3157 metres, loss 3890 metres.
Jacobson Brigade: (19 mile/30 km) from Jacobson Lake to Hope, elevation gain 1305 metres, loss 2480 metres.
(Registration includes weekend wristband to Brigade Days)
Route Information, FAQs, Distance Guide and more information can be found on the Mountains Madness website
Award ceremony will be held on September 10th at 9am in Memorial Park