Event Date:

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Start/End Location:

Snowmass to Aspen

Registration Ends:

Day Of

Presented By:

Aspen Parks & Recreation

OWL CREEK CHASE | February 11, 2018 21K cross-country ski race from Snowmass to Aspen

The Owl Creek Chase is a challenging, fun and scenic race. Starting at the Snowmass XC Center to Aspen Nordic Center.  The course from Snowmass Village to Aspen presents the very best that Colorado skiing has to offer: tough climbs, scenic views, thrilling descents and excellent snow conditions! Participants can choose between the 9am Classic race or 9:30am Skate race. Prize money awarded for the Classic Race. Please join us for this one of a kind event in Aspen.

EVENT INFORMATION All you need to know.

9:00am | 21k Classic Division Snowmass Nordic Center
Prize Money for top 3 overall Men and top 3 Overall Women in the Classic division ONLY.
$300, $200, $100

9:30am | 21k Skate Division | Snowmass Nordic Center (no prize money awarded for the skate race)

Registration Fee Schedule:  $45  today til 1/31/18  |  $55  2/1/18 to 2/08/18  | $60 2/9/18 til Race Day

Tour | 10am | Two Creeks
Suggested Donation of $20 to the Aspen/Snowmass Nordic Council

The Owl Creek Chase TOUR – is a scenic point to point Nordic tour starting at 10am at Two Creeks and ending at the Aspen Nordic Center.

  • This is the only time you will be able to ski the entire Owl Creek Chase route without taking your skis off at the road crossings.
  • There will be refreshments along the course and soup and beer at the finish at the Aspen Nordic Center.
  • Not timed, support (aka Aid Stations) and free shuttle from Aspen to Snowmass.
  • Suggested donation of $20 to the Aspen/Snowmass Nordic Council is greatly appreciated. You must register for the tour here! More details to follow.

Waivers – Make your check-in faster by downloading and filling out your RACE DAY WAIVERS. These must be completed before you race! Bring with you to check-in.

SPONSORS A Big Thank You to Our Sponsors

Become a Sponsor

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or want more information, please contact:

Sandra DoeblerSpecial Events Coordinator
City of Aspen – Special Events Department
630 W. Main St
Aspen, CO 81611
970-429-2093
Sandra.Doebler@cityofaspen.com