US National Snowshoe Championships

Mar 24, 2017 at TBD

US National Snowshoe Championships

Mt. Bachelor

Bend OR,


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Entry Fee $35
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $45
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 10K
  • 13.1M
  • 26.2M
  • 5K

Type: Snowshoe

Participant Limit: 400

Starting Elevation: 6200

High Point: 6500

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

Description: March 24-26 marks the dates that the top snowshoe athletes from around the country will descend on Bend, Oregon to duke it out for the title as the fittest snowshoer in the USA! Bend has become a mecca for the uber fit and it looks forward to hosting the 2017 Snowshoe Nationals where we will crown the 2017 champions. *There is also non-championship racing for anyone who wants to participate! The US Snowshoe Nationals will utilize some of the best snowshoe terrain in Central Oregon to see who is at the top of their game. The course will start and end at Mount Bachelor, 20 miles west of Bend along the Cascade Lakes Scenic byway. For those of you who are looking to try out snowshoe racing there will also be non-championship racing for all to enjoy. The City of Bend is thrilled to welcome you to our cozy mountain town for an amazing weekend of racing and outdoor adventure. Please be sure to book at one of our host hotels who is providing a great rate for you, your family and your friends. 2017 Online Registration: The 2017 US National Snowshoe Championships will be organized for the 2nd time by Visit Bend. All races will take place at the Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center. Past Championship locations are: Plattsburgh, NY - 2001, Michigan - 2002, Utah - 2003, Lake Tahoe - 2004; Alaska - 2005; VT - 2006; 2007 - Maple Grove, MN - 2007; Ogden, UT 2008; Mt. Hood, OR 2009; Syracuse NY in 2010; cable, Wi 2011; Frisco, CO 2012. Bend, OR, march 2013, Bennington, VT 2014, Eau Claire, WI 2015, Ogden, UT 2016, Bend, OR 2017


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