Craftsbury Opener


No Snow = No go on the Opener. We're as bummed as you, but head the car south, hear there's some good snow down there, or over to the Champlain Valley/Upstate New York area where there's tales of good skiing too - and send us cold, wintry vibes!

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Race Information


16+ Men - 10k
16+ Women - 10k
U16 Men - 5k
U16 Women - 5k
BKL - distances per your grade

All races are Freestyle technique.
All races are 0:15 second interval start, except BKL mass start.
Keep wax to low fluoro or hydrocarbon only – no HF, topcoats, powders, or liquids.

Start times

BKL ~2k: 9:00am, mass start
Men 10k: 9:30am
Women 10k: 10:30am
Junior 5k: 11:30am. Boys will go first, followed by girls.

Registration & Entry Fees

Registration on Skireg.

$5 BKL
$15 for everyone else

Craftsbury Outdoor Center members will receive a $5 discount on non-BKL race entry fees upon checkout.

Registration is FREE to Craftsbury Houseguests. Contact our office for reservations and for the coupon code for free entry.

Online registration closes at 5:00pm, Saturday, November 26, 2016.
A $10 surcharge will be applied to all day-of-race entries, except for BKL.

Participants who register online will receive full refund of race entry fee if race cancelled, less SkiReg fees.


Early season race? Best to stay flexible. Watch this space for details as the snowmaking loop and/or natural snow materializes for this low-key event.

Parking & Bib Pick-up

Please park in the lower parking lot unless otherwise directed.

Bib pick-up will be race-day morning in the Activity Center Lodge.

Questions? Contact