General Information

Frequently Asked Questions
Mustang Family Gallop 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run• April 5th • 10 am
Do I need to accompany my child for the 1
Mile Fun Run?
General Information
Is the Mustang Family Gallop open to
runners and walkers?
Not necessarily. The course has been selected
to provide a safe route isolated from traffic.
Will the event be timed?
YES! All are welcome! Come have fun!
No. It is all for fun!
What do you mean by “trail”?
All trails are paved approximately 10 feet wide.
Tell me about the 5k
What time does the 5k start?
How long is a 5k?
10:00 am
3.1 miles.
What time does the 1 Mile Fun Run start?
How long will it take for me and my family
to walk a 5k?
10:30 am. There will be supervision for 1 Mile
participants whose parents/siblings are running
the 5k.
At a brisk walk, most people can complete a 5k
in about an hour. The course will remain open
until all have finished.
What time/where do I pick up my race
Will the 5k be timed?
Race number pickup will be from 8:30 to 9:40
am April 5th at the Montana City School.
Yes. We have software to assist with timing.
Results will be available at the finish.
How do I register?
What if I decide I cannot finish?
Start at
three options below.
Select one of
PLEASE, let one of the course officials know if
you leave the course- We do not want to call in
Elkhorn Search and Rescue to find you 
You can register online using Paypal.
Where is the race?
2. You can print the mail-in form. Mail
form and payment to LeAnn Books,
PO Box 7773, Helena, MT 59604
3. Race day registration between 8:30
and 9:40 am.
1 Mile Fun Run
Who can participate?
This run is geared to provide a safe, fun
distance for the younger children, but anyone
is welcome to participate!
The 5k race will start and finish at the Montana
City School parking lot. The course will
follow the Jackson Creek Trail, turn left on
John Street, follow McClellan Creek trail to
the top, return on McClellan Creek Trail, turn
right on the Railroad Trail to finish at the
Montana City School parking lot.