4 mile paddle, Go down river 1 mile, around the buoys above the dam and go up river for 2 miles, around the buoys and return 1 mile down river to the bridge to finish the paddle section.
Bike proceeds down the Swan River Road to Hwy 83, then turn right onto Hwy 83, heading east, turn right on 209 towards Ferndale, turn right onto Ferndale Dr. until you come to the end of the pavement and the marked turn around point, follow same road back out.
Run proceeds down the Swan River Nature Trail back to down-town to Bigfork and ends at Garden Bar.
To get to the bridge drive south out of Bigfork to the flashing light at turn off for Hwy 209. Turn left, drive 2 miles to entrance for the Swan River Road and bridge on left.
Park There Before Going Over Bridge, so the transition area will be less congested.