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!

September 2017
100 Acre Challenge – Believe in Books / 100 Acre Woods – Saturday, Sept, 23, 2017

October 2017
Hills to Hops Trail Race – AAEF / Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017
Friends of Conway Rec Donut Dash 5K – Conway Rec. / Whittaker Woods, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017
White Mountain Miler Half Marathon - White Mountain Milers / MWVCC – Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017

January 2018
8th Annual Attitash Open GS – Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018
“U Go Girl” Race #1 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018
8th Annual Whittaker Woods Snowshoe Scramble – Whittaker Woods - Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018
Nordic Meisters - Great Glen Trails - Tuesdays, January 9, to March 6, (except Febuary 20)
44th Geschmossel Classic Nordic Race – Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBD
MCCP Moonlight Charity Challenge – Shawnee Peak – Friday, Jan. 19, 2018
USASA Slopestyle - Shawnee Peak –TBD
Abenaki Parks Rail Jam - Attitash Mountain Resort – TBD
Moose Brook Fat Bike Race – Gorham, NH – Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018
New England Master’s SL - Shawnee Peak – TBD
New England Master’s GS / Lobstah Cup - Shawnee Peak – TBD

February 2018
Winter Wild Race – Shawnee Peak – TBD
USASA Parallel GS – Shawnee Peak – TBD
Go Red for Women - Great Glen Trails - Friday, Feb. 2, 2018
Kids Ski Fest - Great Glen Trails - Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018
Telemark Sprint Classic Race – Wildcat Mountain – TBD
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 – TBD
Cross Cat Touring Challenge – Wildcat Mountain – TBD
Ski, Shoe & Fatbike to the Clouds – Great Glen Trails - Sunday, March 4, 2018
15th Annual “Break the Sound Barrier” Ski Race – Shawnee Peak - TBD
Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBD
Jack Vallely Memorial Ski Race - Shawnee Peak - Saturday, March 10, 2018
Mount Washington Cup Nordic Race - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – TBD
Red Parka Challenge Cup – Attitash Mountain Resort – TBD
“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 – TBD
Tuckerman’s Inferno Pentathalon – Friends of Tuckerman Ravine – TBD
Feelin’ Good 5K – White Mountain Milers / MWVCC – TBD

May 2018
Crank the Kanc – Kancamagus Hwy. – TBD

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

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

August 2018
Wildman Biathalon – Gorham, NH / Wildcat Mountain – TBD
Bucks for Bernie 24 Hour Track Relay – Kennett HS Track & Field – TBD
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb – Mt. Washington Auto Road –TBD 

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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