Athletic Events and Competitions

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Mt. Washington Valley is a mecca for year-round outdoor athletic events and competitions. Whether you are a pro, avid enthusiast, recreational athlete or someone looking to compete for the first time, chances are there is an event just right for you. Individual, team and family events in running, road cycling, mountain biking, hiking, alpine skiing, nordic skiing, endurance racing and more are all at your finger tips. The Chamber's lodging and resort partners offer dynamic vacations centered around athletic events and competitions in the Mt. Washington Valley so click on the links below to learn more about, and to help you plan, the next challenge you and your family will participate in!


August 2018
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb – Mt. Washington Auto Road – August 18

September 2018
100 Acre Challenge – Believe in Books / 100 Acre Woods – Saturday, Sept. 22
Attitash Mountain Bike Mega Bowl Race 3 Downhill & Enduro - Saturday, Sept.8 & Sunday, Sept.9
Red Parka Pub World Championship Downhill Tricycle Grand Prix - Sunday Sept.6

October 2018
Hills to Hops Trail Race – Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Oct. 6
White Mountain Miler Half Marathon - White Mountain Milers / MWVCC – Sunday, Oct. 28

November 2018
Moose Pond Half Marathon and 5K - Shawnee Peak - Saturday, November 3

January 2019
8th Annual Attitash Open GS – Attitash Mountain Resort – TBA
“U Go Girl” Race #1 - Attitash Mountain Resort – TBA
9th Annual Whittaker Woods Snowshoe Scramble – Whittaker Woods - Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019
Nordic Meisters - Great Glen Trails - Tuesdays, January 8, to March 5 2019
44th Geschmossel Classic Nordic Race – Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBA
MCCP Moonlight Charity Challenge – Shawnee Peak – TBA
USASA Slopestyle - Shawnee Peak –TBA
Abenaki Parks Rail Jam - Attitash Mountain Resort – January 20
Moose Brook Fat Bike Race – Gorham, NH – Saturday, January 12, 2019
New England Master’s SL - Shawnee Peak – TBA
New England Master’s GS / Lobstah Cup - Shawnee Peak – TBA

February 2018
Winter Wild Race – Shawnee Peak – TBA
Nordic Meisters - Great Glen Trails - Tuesdays, January 8, to March 5 2019
USASA Parallel GS – Shawnee Peak – TBA
Nordic Meisters - Great Glen Trails - Tuesdays, January 8, to March 5 2019
Go Red for Women - Great Glen Trails - Friday, Feb. 1, 2019
Kids Ski Fest - Great Glen Trails - Saturday, Feb. 9, 2018
Telemark Sprint Classic Race – Wildcat Mountain – Sunday, Febuary 5
Abenaki Parks Slopestyle - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018
Attitash Skier / Boardercross - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018
“U Go Girl” Race #2 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 
Abenaki Parks Big Air - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018
Russ Haggett Memorial Race – Shawnee Peak –  Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018

March 2018
Winter Wild Race – Black Mountain – TBA
Cross Cat Touring Challenge – Wildcat Mountain – Saturday, 4 & Sunday, 5 
Ski, Shoe & Fatbike to the Clouds – Great Glen Trails - Sunday, March 4, 2018
15th Annual “Break the Sound Barrier”Ski Race – Shawnee Peak - TBA
Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBA
Jack Vallely Memorial Ski Race - Shawnee Peak - Saturday, March 10, 2018
Mount Washington Cup Nordic Race - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBA
Red Parka Challenge Cup – Attitash Mountain Resort –  Friday, March 16, 2018
“U Go Girl” Race #3 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, March 17, 2018
Grandstand Mogul Jam - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, March 24, 2018

April 2018
Cat Scratch Fever Freeride Challenge – Wildcat Mountain – TBA
Tuckerman’s Inferno Pentathalon – Friends of Tuckerman Ravine – TBA
Feelin’ Good 5K – White Mountain Milers / MWVCC – TBA

May 2018
Crank the Kanc – Kancamagus Hwy. – TBA

June 2018
Mt. Washington Road Race – Mt. Washington Auto Road – TBA
11th Annual King Pine Tri – King Pine / Purity Springs Resort – TBA
There’s a Black Fly In my Eye Trail Race – Great Glen Trails – TBA
Wildcat Mountain Trail Race – WMAEF / Wildcat Mountain – TBA

July 2018
Cranmore Hillclimb – White Mountain Milers / Cranmore – TBA

MWV Ice Festival

Considered one of the premier climbing events in the country, MWV  Ice Festival is intended to be a celebration of ice climbing and winter mountaineering and the people that make it a part of their lives.

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