Nordic Ski & Fat biking Events
Greater Tetons * Winter 2018-2019

* Sandbag Series races

November 2018

Fri 16
Grand Targhee Opening Day - get out for fresh Nordic and Fat bike tracks!
Grand Targhee, Ski Hill Rd., Alta, WY - purchase day Nordic Trail pass or ski pass
Tue 20 - Sat 24
West Yellowstone Ski Festival -start your Nordic Ski season close to Jackson Hole
Rendezvous Ski Trails, West Yellowstone
Thu 29
JH Avalanche Awareness Night - 5-10pm - films, latest gear, Information, mtn weather outlook, raffles, come early for food, drink, info -Keynote Speaker: Ken Wylie - internationally certified guide, author (“Buried”, 2003), founder of Mountains for Growth.
Center for the Arts, Cache St, Jackson

December 2018

Sat 1 - Tue 30
Dec 1st to April 30th -Winter Wildlife Closures -please respect areas designated to protect wildlife in winter, by taking note of the area within the US Forest service lands that are closed to public access in Winter - Don't Poach the Powder!
See USFS Winter Closure maps online for: Greater Snow King Area; Gros Ventre Area; Cache Creek Area Game Creek Area; Leeks Canyon, Russ Garaman; Area Horse Creek Area
Sat 8
Targhee Tune Up Nordic Race -Fun race around the Hamster Loop -Kids (1 lap) adults (4 laps), individual and mixed teams
Grand Targhee, Ski Hill Rd., Alta, WY -Registration: 8:30AM-11:00AM at the Grand Targhee Ski & Snowboard School; Race Time: 11:45am at Hamster Loop. Contact: Mark Hanson-
Sat 15
TVTAP 18th Annual Nordic Fundraising Dinner & Raffle - Support TVTAP & winter grooming in Teton Valley!
Wildwood Rm, Main St., Victor ID
Sat 22
Santa's Classic -Freestyle * 5km/10km Classic race-registration 9am, Race start 10am; Adults $15, Juniors $10, kids = free - Prizes, Visit from Santa!!
Teton Pines Nordic Center, Wilson WY - 307-733-1733
Sat 29
Betty Woolsey Classic - 2k, 5k, 12k classic *
Trail Creek Nordic Center, Wilson WY (off Hwy 22) - 9am-12pm

January 2019

Sun 6
JHNordic 3rd Annual Free Ski, Fat Bike, & Snowshoe Day - Free trail pass, Free skate & classic XC ski demo gear, Free fat bike demos, free Nordic ski lessons, Free Snowshoe tours - Lunch, hot & cold drinks - Sponsored by the JH Nordic Alliance members
Turpin Meadow Ranch - 1 hr north of Jackson- Buffalo Valley Road (off Hwy 287/26) - Parking onsite/carpooling encouraged -free shuttle bus - Town-to-Turpin (RSVP -reserve a seat at FREE community event!
Sat 12
Teton Ridge Classic -14.5, 24K Classic * - Long course: 24 km with 1425’ elevation gain; intermediate course: 14.5 km with 870’ elevation gain (compares to Teton Ridge Ranch course of 26 km/ 1680’ elevation gain and 13 km /840’ of elevation gain. Kid’s races: 6.5 km and 2 km. "Touring class" level so you can ski the course at your own pace.
New Location: Grand Targhee Nordic Trails, Ski Hill Rd., Alta WY - part of IMD Nordic Marathon series. Benefits both Teton Valley Trails and Pathways and Teton Valley Ski Education Foundation.
Sat 19
Buffalo Stampede * 10K Freestyle
Teton Pines Nordic Center, Moose-Wilson Road, Wilson WY - 307-733-1733
Sat 26
14th Annual Spud Chase (Peaked Sports)-16K, 8K, 2K Freestyle *
Teton Springs, Victor, ID

February 2019

Sat 2
Boulder Mountain Tour Nordic Race -34 km- designated as a skate race, but classic track is set the length of the course - part of IMD Nordic Marathon Series
Ketchum (Sun Valley) ID -Galena Lodge start
Wed 6 - Thu 7
Special Olympics -Nordic Ski & Snowshoeing
Teton Pines Nordic Center, Wilson WY -contact Chris Hamann, LJHS Nordic Coach for more information; volunteers welcome 9am-1pm on 8th & 9th
Sat 16
Skinny Skis Moose Chase Nordic Ski Race -27th Annual -30K, 15K, 5K, 3K, 2K Freestyle * -part of the Triple Crown Race series
Trail Creek Nordic Center, Trail Creek Road - off Hwy 22, Wilson WY
Sat 23
InterMountain Nordic Youth Championships
Trail Creek Nordic Center, Trail Creek Road - off Hwy 22, Wilson WY
Sat 23
American Birkebeiner -50K, 25K, Freestyle & Classic
Hayward WI

March 2019

Sat 2
West Yellowstone Rendezvous 2019 Race - 2K, 5K, 10K, 25K classic, 25K & 50K freestyle -
Rendezvous Trails, West Yellowstone, MT
Sat 9
Sandbag Finals - 10K Freestyle*
Trail Creek Nordic Center, Trail Creek Road - off Hwy 22, Wilson WY
Sun 10
US College Ski Association (USCSA) Championships - Nordic Races
Trail Creek Nordic Center, Trail Creek Road - off Hwy 22, Wilson WY
Sat 23
Rendezvous River Sports Karen Oatey Pole-Pedal-Paddle (PPP) - part of the Triple Crown series
Nordic leg: Shooting Star Nordic Trail -Access via Shooting Star maintenance access road -1 mile south of Teton Village

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