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36th annual Baldy Hill Climb

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Baldy Hill Climb Information Sheet 

Saturday  September 27, 2014  Ketchum, Idaho

A Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation Community Event


Thanks Our Sponsors:  Sturtevants, Sun Valley Company, Salomon, Apples Bar & Grill,  Perrys Restaurant, The Elephants Perch,  Backwoods Mountain Sports, Sun Summit, Durance Cycleworks,  Lefty’s, Johnny G’s Subshack


Five Events!  The Baldy Hill Climb Foot Race,    The Baldy Hill Climb Mtn Bike Race,  The KinderClimb

                        The Cheeso Mtn Bike Foot Climb Double     The Hiking Climb


Pre-Register ONLY :  Entry Fee  $30.00   

ON LINE      THRU Thursday 9/25/2014

IN PERSON AT: Sturtevant’s in Ketchum,  The Elephants Perch and Backwoods Mtn Sports & Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation Office at Base of Warm Springs  Until 6pm Thursday, Sept 25 2014


*** No Pre-Registration for Children’s Kinder Climb – No Entry Fee – Just Show Up and GO!!

Kinder Climb is for youngsters – ages 11 and younger – Hike 300 vertical up Lower Warm Springs Run


All Participants get a T-Shirt, Summit Aid Station, Lift Ride Down(no bikes) and Awards Party at the Summit


The Challenger Lift will be operating for DOWNLOAD Only for participants. No Bike Download. The Lift will operate for download from 10am-1pm. Lift operation is weather dependent.


Event Schedule
Thursday  Sept 25th         ON LINE Registration till 11:59pm Thursday 9/25.   

NOTE:   REGISTRATION CLOSES Thursday 9/25  6 p.m. at Sturtevants/ Perch/Backwoods


Saturday  Sept 27th

               7.30am................Bike and Cheeso Double Bib Pick-up at Cold Springs Trail.

    8.30am..................Mtn Bike and Cheese Double  Start – Race Course is Cold Springs Perimeter Trail to Baldy Summit. Bikers are required to wait to descend until all finishers have completed course and  descend via prescribed  Warm Springs Trail descent course only

               8.30-10.30am......Kinderclimb,Hiking and RacingClass  Bib Pick-up @ Warm Springs SVSEF Office

               9.30am...............KinderClimb Start – Everyone gets a Ribbon – Warm Springs

               10.00am.............Hiking Class Start – Warm Springs

               11.00am.............Racing Class Start – Warm Springs

               12.30pm.............AWARDS at Summit

Entry Fees : Checks payable to SVSEF

Race  Entry  $30.00...........KinderClimb for Children 11 and younger - Free


Event Descriptions:

The Kinder Climb: A Fun Event Climb for Kids. FREE. Typical Time 7 to 8 minutes

The Baldy Hiking Climb: Participatory Event for those not wanting to compete: Climb Baldy up the Warm Springs Side before the racing class start so you are at the top to watch the action. No awards.

The Baldy Racing Climb:  Competitive Hill Climb Race up the Warm Springs side of Baldy.

The Baldy Mtn Bike Hill Climb:   A Mountain Bike Hill Climb for all that starts at St Lukes Hospital and ascends Baldy via the Cold Springs Mtn Bike Trail

The Cheeso Double:  Combines first the Mtn Bike Hill Climb then the Baldy Racing Climb. Not for the faint of Heart!!


$100.00 Bonus for Course Records in Bike, Running Climbs and Cheeso Double