The Owl Creek Chase is both a cross-country ski race and tour! The race is 21K freestyle Nordic ski race from the Snowmass XC Center to Aspen Nordic Center. The Tour is a shorter version of the race course starting at Two Creeks.
The challenging course 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. Prize Money for top 3 overall Men and top 3 Overall Women in the Classic division ONLY. $300, $200, $100
Registration Fee schedule: $45 til today til 1/30/19, $55 til 2/1/19 to 2/08/19 and $60 til Race Day.
Don't want to race? Do the Free Tour! The 15K TOUR - a scenic point to point Nordic tour starting at Two Creeks at 10am 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 a refreshment station along the course and snacks at the finish.
It is not timed, supported (aka Aid Stations) and free shuttle from Aspen to Snowmass.
Suggested donation of $25 to the Aspen/Snowmass Nordic Council is greatly appreciated. You must register for the tour here! More details to follow. owlcreekchase.com
Please join us for this one of a kind event in Aspen. For more information and registration, go to OwlCreekChase.com or click the link below.Register Here! »