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!



February 2017
Abenaki Parks Big Air - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017
Russ Haggett Memorial Race – Shawnee Peak – Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

March 2017
Winter Wild Race – Black Mountain – Saturday, March 4, 2017
Cross Cat Touring Challenge – Wildcat Mountain – Sunday, March 5, 2017
Ski, Shoe & Fatbike to the Clouds – Great Glen Trails - Sunday, March 5, 2017
15th Annual “Break the Sound Barrier” Ski Race – Shawnee Peak - Sunday, March 5, 2017
Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – Saturday, March 11, 2017
Jack Vallely Memorial Ski Race - Shawnee Peak - Saturday, March 11, 2017
Mount Washington Cup Nordic Race - Bretton Woods Nordic Center – Sunday, March 12, 2017
Red Parka Challenge Cup – Attitash Mountain Resort – Friday, March 2017
“U Go Girl” Race #3 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, March 18, 2017
Grandstand Mogul Jam - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, March 25, 2017

April 2017
Cat Scratch Fever Freeride Challenge – Wildcat Mountain – Fri. & Sat., April 7 & 8, 2017
Tuckerman’s Inferno Pentathalon – Friends of Tuckerman Ravine – Saturday, April 8, 2017
Feelin’ Good 5K – White Mountain Milers / MWVCC – Sunday, April 9, 2017

May 2017
Crank the Kanc – Kancamagus Hwy. – Saturday, May 13, 2017

June 2017
Mt. Washington Road Race – Mt. Washington Auto Road – June 17, 2017
11th Annual King Pine Tri – King Pine / Purity Springs Resort – Saturday, June 3, 2017
There’s a Black Fly In my Eye Trail Race – Great Glen Trails – Saturday, June 10, 2017
Wildcat Mountain Trail Race – WMAEF / Wildcat Mountain – Sunday, June 25, 2017

July 2017
Cranmore Hillclimb – White Mountain Milers / Cranmore – Sunday, July 9, 2017

August 2017
Wildman Biathalon – Gorham, NH / Wildcat Mountain – Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017
Bucks for Bernie 24 Hour Track Relay – Kennett HS Track & Field – Fri. & Sat, Aug. 11-12, 2017
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb – Mt. Washington Auto Road – Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017

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

PAST EVENTS
January 2017
7th Annual Attitash Open GS – Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017
“U Go Girl” Race #1 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017
7th Annual Whittaker Woods Snowshoe Scramble – Whittaker Woods - Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017
44th Geschmossel Classic Nordic Race – Bretton Woods Nordic Center – Monday, Jan. 16, 2017
MCCP Moonlight Charity Challenge – Shawnee Peak – Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
USASA Slopestyle - Shawnee Peak – Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
Abenaki Parks Rail Jam - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017
Moose Brook Fat Bike Race – Gorham, NH – Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017
New England Master’s SL - Shawnee Peak – Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017
New England Master’s GS / Lobstah Cup - Shawnee Peak – Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 

February 2017
Winter Wild Race – Shawnee Peak – Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017
USASA Parallel GS – Shawnee Peak – Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017
Telemark Sprint Classic Race – Wildcat Mountain – Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017
Abenaki Parks Slopestyle - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017
Attitash Skier / Boardercross - Attitash Mountain Resort – Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
“U Go Girl” Race #2 - Attitash Mountain Resort – Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 

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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