Snowshoe Events for 2013
Saratoga Winterfest 5-Mile Snowshoe Race
Wilton, New York - February 3, 2013 1 of 9
Partake in this short but invigorating event through the trees of upstate New York. This race is also part pf the Dion Racing Series.
Winona Forest Stonewall Classic 5K Snowshoe Race
CCC Camp Winona Forest - January 27, 2013 2 of 9
Located on the boundary of southern Jefferson County and northern Oswego County in upstate New York, this 9,233-acre state forest is just the winter wonderland you're looking for in a fun, 5K snowshoe race.
Kahtoola Bigfoot Snowshoe Festival
Wasatch Mountain State Park - January 26, 2013 3 of 9
Really challenge yourself. Whether it's the 50K, Marathon, 25K, 10K or 5K, this event comes with gorgeous views, crisp, perfect winter weather and falls on the same week as the Utah Outdoor Retailers Show, where you can check out a plethora of snowshoes and other winter sports gear.
Moonlight Snowshoe Hike
Eliot, Maine -- January 26, 2013 4 of 9
Bask in the moonlight while you enjoy the peaceful and serene setting of the Eliot Boat Basin-and get some great exercise. After the hike, you'll return to the pavilion for s'mores and hot chocolate around one of the fire pits under the moon. Fun for all ages, cost includes snowshoe rentals, if needed. Rental snowshoes are limited, so if you have them, please bring your own. Dress appropriately and wear proper boots.
Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle
New Brighton, Minnesota - February 2, 2013 5 of 9
Midwest Regional Qualifying event for the USSSA National race. Certified 5k and 10k trails for all ages and all abilities. Great for serious racers, winter training or a fun winter activity. A limited amount of snowshoes are available to rent. Check in and race day registration will begin at 8am. Early check in is available at a pre-race spaghetti dinner, 5-7pm at East Side Neighborhood Services, 1700 2nd St. NE, Mpls. 612-781-6001. Cost is $6 at the door.
Frozen Zucchini 5K Snowshoe Adventure
Barrington, Illinois - January 27, 2013 6 of 9
Smart Farm is proud to present the 3rd Frozen Zucchini 5K Snowshoe Adventure at Citizens Park Barrington Il. No experience is necessary. This is an opportunity to get out and enjoy the winter wonderland while supporting your local charity, Smart Farm.
Iola Twilight Snowshoe Race
Iola, Wisconsin - February 2, 2013 7 of 9
A nightime snowshoe race starting at 6:00 p.m. on the fabled trails of the Iola Winter Sports Club. Race on groomed trails under the lights. Both races utilize a rolling 5K loop. The 10K race involves 2 loops on the 5K course. Race prizes include Atlas Snowshoes, Petzl Headlamps, Organic Chocolate and local maple syrup. Organic hot cocoa and homemade baked goods will be served post race in the ski lodge. The fire will be crackling.
Bigfoot Snowshoe Race
Traverse City, Michigan - January 19, 2013 8 of 9
Traditionally, there has always been snow for this event. This hilly course offers plenty of logs to jump and branches to duck so if you want to get your winter fun on, sign up.