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Upper Midwest Snowshoe Races   Last update March 4, 2017.

We have most of the information updated for the 2017 season. Race Directors please send us new or corrected information.   (Use email address listed on home page.)

Check back occassionally as new information will be frequently posted.

Important notes:
-Race information is always subject to change.
-Please check for updates and verify information with event contacts.
-Races included in the Braveheart Snowshoe Racing Series
  are indicated with a link to the Series information page.

2017 Schedule        February      March

Saturday, January 7   (Confirmed)
   Rib Lake Snowshoe Adventure Run/Walk    [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K
    9:00 am registration; 11:00 am 5K & 10K start, 11:05 kids 1K race start
    Forest Springs Camp and Conference Center
    Rib Lake, Wisconsin
    Information:  Rollie Thums
    Phone: 715-427-5809
    Buffet lunch, prizes and awards included.

Sunday, January 8 (Confirmed)
  Moose Tracks     [Braveheart Series]
    Minocqua Winter Park
    Minocqua, Wisconsin
    5K, 10K (Mass Start at 11:00 am)
    Venue Contact:  Tim Collins, 715-356-3309
    Race Contact: Christie   715-356-3309
    Online Registration:     Click Here

Sunday, January 8 (Confirmed)
SISU Ski Fest
    2K walk/run untimed, 5K race
    SISU Combined: Ski 15K or 31K on Sunday + Snowshoe 5K Saturday

    Miners Memorial Heritage Park, Ironwood, Michigan
    Jackie Powers:
    Website with info maps, entry form and on-line registration:

Sunday, January 8 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Scurry Race 1 [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K, 9:00 am; Fat bike, 11:00 am
    Pleasant View Golf Course, Middleton, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jackie Hering 608-212-3828 

Saturday, January 14  (Confirmed)
  RASTA Snowshoe Hare   [Braveheart Series] 
    5K and 10K, 10:30 am; Kids race, 11:30 am
    Rhinelander, Wisconsin
    Holiday Acres Resort
    Information:  Sarah Reidinger 715-362-5070
   Rhinelander Area Silent Trails Association (RASTA)
    Website with online registration:
    More details:  Registration 9:00 to 10:00 am, chili lunch post race
    2017 Entry form in PDF
    Past Results

Saturday, January 14 (Confirmed)  
Aspirus YooperBeiner Snowshoe Race/Walk    [Braveheart Series]
     10K race
and 5K race/tour at 11:00 am, kids race at 9:30 am
Wolverine Ski Trails, Ironwood Township
Susan Spate (906) 932-0509
     Online registration:

Sunday, January 15 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Scurry Race 2 [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K 5K dog walk/run, 9:00 am; Winter duathlon, 11:00 am
    Walking Iron Park, Mazomanie, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jackie Hering 608-212-3828 

Saturday, January 21 Cancelled!
   Mosquito Hill Snowshoe Races  
    Race cancelled due to poor trail conditions and warm, rainy weather.
    5 Mile 9:45 am; 3 Mile 10:00 am; 1 Mile 10:15 am; 800 meter kids, Noon
    New London, Wisconsin
    Info: 920-779-6433
    30th Annual Race!
    Registration opens at 8:30 am, closes 15 minutes before each race
    Award ceremony 11:30 am
    2017 Entry form in PDF
     Website for on-line registration:

Saturday, January 21 (Confirmed)
Perkinstown Snowshoe Race       [Braveheart Series]
    3 Mile, 6 Mile, Mountaineer's Race, Kids Fun Run
    9:00 am registration
    6 Mile 11:00 am, 3 Mile 11:15 am, Kids 1:00 pm
    Perkinstown Winter Sports Area, Wisconsin
    20 Miles Northwest of Medford, WI

    Event website with information and entry form:

Saturday, January 21  (Confirmed)  
Bigfoot Snowshoe
10K, 5K  9:00am
    Traverse City, Michigan

Sunday, January 22 (Confirmed)
 Boulder Lake Snowshoe Race  [Braveheart Series]
    5.5K and 11K Snowshoe, 11:06 am start
    Boulder Lake Managment Area  
    Duluth, Minnesota
    5.5 Km Registration opens Monday, January 16.
      $24 Monday - Wedesday (16th - 18th online).
      $27 Thursday - Saturday 10:00 pm (19th - 21st online).
      $32 Sunday (22nd at Race).
    11 Km Registration opens Monday, January 16.
      $27 Monday - Wedesday (16th - 18th online).
      $32 Thursday - Saturday 10:00 pm (19th - 21st online).
      $37 Sunday (22nd at Race).
    Updates and Snow Conditions on  Facebook
    From race director: "Race is definitely on."

Sunday, January 22 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Scurry Race 3 [Braveheart Series]
    Half marathon, 8 am; 5K, 10K, 5K dog walk/run, 9:00 am; Winter duathlon, 11:00 am
    Donald Park, Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jackie Hering 608-212-3828 

Saturday, January 28 (Confirmed)     
Powder Keg   [Braveheart Series]  
    5K, 10K, Fat bike race
    Lowes Creek County Park, Eau Claire Expo Center
    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jeremy Rauckman 

Saturday, January  28 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Roar   [Braveheart Series]  
    Team events and visually impaired event
    Chili lunch, long-sleeved shirts
    Malone Park, New Berlin, Wisconsin
    Information:  John Zino 
    Online registration on

Saturday, January 28 (Confirmed)
Iowa State Championships  [Braveheart Series]
    9:00 am 5K and 10K races, 9:15 am Family Fun Hike
    7:30-8:45 am registration, $25 
    Hartman Reserve Nature Center
    Snacks after race
    Info: Katie Shelton  319-277-2187
    Online registration:

Saturday, January 28 (Confirmed)
 Phillips Flurry   [Braveheart Series]
    5K and 10K, 10:30 am (8:30 - 10:00 am Registration)
    Phillips School Forest
    Phillips, Wisconsin
    Information:  Kristi Speer  715-339-6254
    Details:   Wisconsin State Snowshoe Championship
                    Age groups 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
                    Trophies to overall finishers, medals to top three in age groups
                    All children under 9 receive participation medal

Saturday, January 28 (Cancelled)     
Grass River Shiver     
    5K / 10K, 10:00 am
    $20 preregistration, $25 race day, $35 with long sleeved T-shirt
    Grass River Natural Area, Bellaire, Michigan
    Information:  James Dake 231-533-8314 
    Website with registration:

Saturday, January 28  (Cancelled) 
Big Island and Back
    10K, 1 pm, Snowshoe, Skate, or Classic Ski
    Excelsior Brewing Company
    Excelsior, Minnesota
    Information:  Rick 612-385-5182

Saturday, January 28  (Confirmed)
Noquemanon Snowshoe    
    15 Mile Point-to-Point Snowshoe, 1:10 pm start
    Noquamenon Trail  
    Marquette, Michigan
    Email Nikki Dewald:


Saturday, January 28  (Confirmed)
Neshota Park Snowshoe    [Braveheart Series]    
    5K Snowshoe race or walk, 10:00 am start
    Neshota Park,  Denmark, Wisconsin
    Contact: Karen VanDenBusch (920) 676-8861


Sunday, January 29  (Confirmed)
  Noquemanon Wildside 10K   
    10K, 10:10 am start
    Noquamenon Trail  
    Marquette, Michigan
    Info: Barbara Trudeau: 906-249-1331

Saturday, January 29  (Confirmed)  
Badger State Winter Games
5K & 10K 1:00 pm ; 400 meter youth 12:00 pm
    RiverEdge golf Course, Marshfield, Wisconsin
    Also many other sports events

    January          March

Saturday, February 4 (Confirmed)   
The Udder Snowshoe Race        [Braveheart Series]   
    3 Mile, 10:30 am
    Athens, Wisconsin
    Erbach Park
    Info:  Chris  715-257-9178
    2017 Entry form in Microsoft Word
    2017 Entry form in PDF
    Website:  Click this link   or 

Saturday, February 4 (Confirmed)
   Iola Twilight      [Braveheart Series]
     Iola Winter Sports Club
     Iola, Wisconsin
     5K, 10K,  Night time snowshoe race under the lights    6:00 pm
     Information:  Jeff Crumbaugh 715-701-0360
     Web site:
     Registration:  Click here

Saturday, February 4 (Confirmed)
  Treehaven Tromp             [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K
    UWSP Treehaven Field Campus
    Treehaven, Wisconsin
    Info:  John Heusinkveld 715-346-2473
    Website with registration:

Saturday, Febuary 4 (Confirmed)
   Yeti Dash   [Braveheart Series]
    5K 9:15 am, 3K 9:30 am,
    Warnimount Park, along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan
    6100 South Lake Drive, Cudahy, Wisconsin 53110
    Information: Tina Kreitlow

Sunday, February 5 (Confirmed)
   City of Lakes Loppet                 
     Wirth Park to Uptown
     Minneapolis, Minnesota
11:00 am
     Web site:

Sunday, February 5 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Scurry Race 4 [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K, 9:00 am; Fat bike, 11:00 am
    Pleasant View Golf Course, Middleton, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jackie Hering 608-212-3828 

Saturday, February 11 (Confirmed)
  Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle
    [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K, 9:30 am   
    Long Lake Regional Park
    1500 Old Highway 8
    New Brighton, MN
    Details:  Race entry $35 ($40 after January 20)
                    Dog Walk event, $25
                    Entries include T-shirt & Post-race chili feed and awards at East Side 
                    Neighborhood Services in Minneapolis
                    Snowshoes available for rent, $5.
    Information:  Karen Korba 612-781-6011
    Or register on

Saturday, February 11 (Confirmed)
 Hurley Snowshoe Extravaganza
    5K 2:00 pm
    Gile Flowage
    Gile, Wisconsin

Saturday, February 18 (Confirmed)
  Tahquamenon Falls        [Braveheart Series]
    5K, 10K   11:00 am Eastern Time
    Tahquamenon Falls State Park
    Paradise, MI
    Info:  Jeff Crumbaugh   715-701-0360
    Web site:
    Registration:  Click here

Saturday, February 18 (Confirmed)
  Book Across the Bay
    10K, 6:00 pm snowshoe and ski race start
    Ashland-to-Washburn, Wisconsin

Saturday, February 18 (Confirmed)
  9-Hole Flutter Buster
    Glow in the Dark Snowshoe Race
    6:00 pm
    Meadowview Golf Course
    Owen, Wisconsin

Sunday, February 19 (Confirmed)
  Scotch Creek Woodland Waddle    [Braveheart Series]
    5K 11:00 am    Kids 400 meter fun run 10:30am
Scotch Creek Woodland Preserve
    Edgar, WI
    Information:  Mark Stankowski 715-574-1101
    Web site:

    2017 Entry form in PDF
    2017 Entry form in Word
    2016 Results link
    Good snow as of February 15.   If too much snow melts, it will be a trail run.
    Decision may be made on race day.
    Bring snowshoes and traction devices for running shoes.
    Check Facebook for updates:

Saturday, February 19 (Confirmed)     
Snowshoe Scurry Race 5 [Braveheart Series]      
    5K Snowshoe, 11 am
    Madison's Winterfest
    Elver Park, Madison, Wisconsin
    Information:  Jackie Hering 608-212-3828 

Sunday, February 26 (Confirmed)  
   Stomp the Swamp        [Braveheart Series]
    Braveheart Championship Race          
    6K or 12K 10:00 am, 1K Kids 9:30 am
    Nine Mile County Forest
    Wausau, WI
    Information:  Judy or Jay Punke 715-348-6230
    Online Registration:
    2017 Entry form in Word
    2017 Entry form in PDF

    New snow on Friday, February 24.   Course change due to flooding of Swamp.
    Out and back on snowmobile trail; packing course now.
    Will definitely be a snowshoe race with good conditions.

Friday - Sunday, February 24 - 26 (Confirmed)     
World Snowshoe Championships      
    Saranac Lake, New York

    January     February    

Saturday, March 4 (Confirmed)
  Timm's Hill Trudge
    7 Mile 10:00 am and 3 Mile 10:10 am
    High Point Village, Ogema, Wisconsin
    Website:  Click here  

Saturday, March 11 (CANCELLED!)  
   Lakewoods Hot Air For Hearts Snowshoe Races  [Braveheart Series]
    5K and 10K, 10:00 am
    Cable, Wisconsin 
    Lakewoods Resort
    Information:  P.C. or Heidi 715-794-2561
        Direct to online signup page:

Friday - Sunday, March 24 - 26 (Confirmed)     
US National Snowshoe Championships      
    Bend, Oregon
    Mount Bachelor Nordic Center

    January     February     March

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