Big Time Hill Climb hits the area
To the average person watching, the sport of hill climbing looks like something created on a dare, or a bet. Many of the riders probably don't know who Sir Edmund Hillary is, but they've inadvertently adopted his mantra.
The only possible answer to why anyone would want to take a perfectly good dirt bike and try to drive it up a hill that looks closer to a cliff would be "because it's there."
That and the possibility of winning $15,000 might also offer a little motivation.
This weekend north-central Montana will get to see firsthand the insanity and intensity that is the sport of hill climb...