Loppet-uphill-poster-2017-(Sunday March 5, 2017, Scenic Caves Nordic Centre hosts its third Cross-Country Ski Loppet.  The event begins promptly at 9:30am; registrants are requested to check in at 8am.

Everyone is welcome!  Youth, men and women of all ages are invited to participate in their age category, for this freestyle (classic/skate) event. There are three trail course lengths: 5km, 10 km and 20km.  The winner in each category will select from a prize table at the end of the event (approximately noon). Door prizes will also be awarded.

The Loppet will take place rain or shine, although courses may be altered depending on conditions.

Scenic Caves Nordic Centre will be open to the public for cross-country skiing at 10:30am.  Snowshoeing will be open at 9am.

Loppet race begins at Scenic Caves

Loppet race is on

Race Categories

Boys Under 15 (5km)
Boys Under 20 (10km)
Male 10K
Male 20K
Girls Under 15 (5km)
Girls Under 20 (10km)
Female 10K
Female 20K

Loppet Registration

Register online at Zone 4: https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=14695

Entry Fee:  age 15 and under is $10 ; age 16 and over is $20.  It entitles you to free admission to Scenic Caves Nordic Centre for the remainder of the day.

  • ChScenic Caves Loppet Mar 6 2016 mapildren under 15 must be accompanied by an adult/parent, who must remain on site.
  • Pre-registration Deadline:  6pm on Friday March 3, 2017.
  • Late Registration:   will incur an additional $10 late fee.

Loppet Map

The Loppet map is marked in dark blue with arrows.

+ Download Scenic Caves Loppet Mar 6, 2016 map

Coming from outside the region?

Two young girls win cross-country ski Loppet awards

Two young Loppet Award winners

If you are coming from outside the region, why not make it an overnight getaway?  Stay for the weekend explore the region. Our

website details our “Stay and Play” packages with accommodation partners.  A wide variety of accommodation options are also available on the Georgian Triangle Tourist Association website:  www.visitsouthgeorgianbay.ca

Whether you are an elite competitor or a recreational skier, come out to Scenic Caves Nordic Centre for a day of outdoor adventure.