The 61st running of the “Leavitt Machinery” Knox Mountain Hill Climb takes place May 19-20, 2018 in the city of Kelowna, BC at Knox Mountain Park. The Knox Mountain Hill Climb is the longest annually running paved hill climb in North America and attracts the top drivers from throughout British Columbia, Alberta and the northwest United States.
The Knox Mountain Hill Climb is 2.2 miles (3.5km) long and climbs 800 feet (245 m) with a total of nine turns from bottom to top and supports two local charities: The Kelowna SPCA and the Sunshine Dreams for Kids. Kids Cancer Care also raises funds through car rides up the mountain during the weekend event.
For more information or to register your car for the event, visit knoxmountainhillclimb.ca.
Story and Photos by Brent Martin