2017/2018 Pacific Northwest XC Ski Events
We update events and websites whenever we get solid information for a given ski year. If you can share event updates, please let us know at jd at xcoregon dot org. All information below is always subject to change -- be sure to check with individual events before making any plans.
October 15-November 4: PDX Weekend Morning Workouts @ Forest Park & Mt Tabor Park...Portland, Oregon
December 1-10: Oregon Fall Camp @ Mt Bachelor & Bend, Oregon
December 10: MBSEF Season Opener @ Mt Bachelor
December 16-17: MBSEF Sunnyside Challenge JNQ (USSA license required) @ Mt Bachelor
Sunday, January 7: XC Oregon/Meissner Nordic Learn To Ski Day 1-2:30pm @ Meissner Sno-Park.
January 7: Kongsberger Gunnar Hagen 30km/7.5km Classic @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA
January 13-14: Spokane Nordic Cup JNQ (USSA license required) @ Spokane, WA
January 19-26: 2018 Masters World Cup & AXCS National Masters @ Minneapolis, Minnesota! (the first time the MWC has been in the USA in a decade -- yes, open to all abilities, you just have to be 30+ as of end of 2017 and join American XC Skiers!!!)
January 21: Teacup Classic (15/10km CL) @ Mt Hood/Teacup Trails.
January 20-21: Methow Pursuit (30km CL Sat, 30km FS Sun) @ Methow Valley, WA
January 28: Great Nordeen @ Mt Bachelor to Wanoga (30/17km FS)...NOTE THE EARLY START TIME OF 7:30AM!!!
Saturday, February 3: XC Oregon High School XC Ski Invitational 10:30am @ Mt Bachelor.
February 3: Boulder Mountain Tour @ Sun Valley ID
February 4: Kongsberger Stampede 15km/5km freestyle @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA
Sunday, February 11: 7th Annual Tour For The Heart & Ski Your Age presented by The Center and Therapeutic Associates (5km CL or FS or snowshoe) 11am @ Mt Bachelor. An XC Oregon-produced event to benefit the American Heart Association.
February 10-11: Race of the Methow (USSA license required) 2 days @ Methow Valley, WA
February 23-24: Oregon State High School Nordic Championships @ Mt Bachelor
February 24: Sigge’s P’ayakentsut (the Payak) 50/30/15km CL or FS @ Whistler Olympic Park, B.C. Canada
March 3: Yellowstone Rendezvous (50km FS + 25km CL/FS) @ West Yellowstone, MT
March 4: Crescent Lake Challenge (24km FS) @ Crescent Lake, OR
March 4: Kongsberger Ozbaldy 50km freestyle @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA
March 4: The Great Ski Race (30km FS) @ Truckee, CA
March 4: Spokane Nordic Challenge (20/30/50km FS) @ Spokane, WA
March 10: Cascade Crest Marathon & Relay (25km/50km/50km relay FS) @ Mt Bachelor
March 16: California Gold Rush (42/25/15km FS) @ Soda Springs, CA
May 3-6: Oregon Spring Camp @ Mt Bachelor
May 19, 2018: Pole Pedal Paddle @ Mt Bachelor to Bend, OR
May 27, 2018: Ski to Sea @ Bellingham, WA
December 16: Meadows 7km Skate Race @ Mt Hood Meadows, Oregon
January 6: Meadows 10km Skate Race @ Mt Hood Meadows, Oregon
February 3: Meadows 10km Skate Rac @ Mt Hood Meadows, Oregon
March 3: Meadows 20km Skate Race @ Mt Hood Meadows, Oregon
?????: Deschutes Brewery Pre-PPP Prep Race @ Mt Bachelor