Nordic Festival
Nordic Festival
Nordic Festival
Mar 13 2022
All Day

explore sun peaks nordic trail network

With over 34km of trails groomed and track set daily, you'll love the ease of accessing our valley trail network from your accommodation in the village. 

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SUN PEAKS LOPPET

Join us on Sunday, March 13 for the Sun Peaks Loppet a fun, family-oriented cross country race open to all ability levels. Race distances include 30km, 15km, 5km and 2km. Stay tuned for registration!

Bib pick up is between 8:00am to 9:30am in the Nordic Centre.

2km Course: Start at the Nordic Centre, along McGillivray Lake Trail, left at next junction with Cotton Tail, across bridge, stay right at edge of timber onto the Biathlon Loop, continue along Biathlon loop merging onto Cotton Tail at the Bridge, return on Cotton Tail turning right onto the Morrisey Ski Way at the Umbrella Cafe, and then turn right to the finish at the Nordic Centre.

5km Course: Start at the Nordic Centre, along McGillivray Lake Trail, left at next junction with Cotton Tail, across bridge, left at next junction (Lap Point) continuing on McGillivray Lake Trail, right at next junction with Whiskey Jack staying on McGillivray Lake Trail, right on Vista, right onto Cotton Tail, right at Cotton Tail/Vista junction, along Cotton Tail to next junction (Lap Point), ski the McGillivray Lake Trail/Vista/Cotton Tail Loop a second time back to Lap Point. At Lap Point follow Cotton Tail to finish at Nordic Centre. 

15km Course: Start at the Nordic Centre, along McGillivray Lake Trail, left at next junction with Cotton Tail, across bridge, left at next junction, continuing on McGillivray Lake Trail, right at junction with Whiskey Jack Tail to Vista junction, up McGillivray Lake Trail, left at upper Blue Grouse junction onto Blue Grouse, right onto Nut Hatch, right onto Raven Ramble, to McGillivray Lake Cabin turn around and aid station, back to left at Otter Loop, to left onto Great Grey, to Vista and straight through onto Cotton Tail, to finish at Nordic Centre.

30km Course: Two laps of the 15km course. 

START TIMES AND LOCATION

Loppet Race starts at 10:00am for the 30km and 15km distances on March 13. A second wave will go at 10:05am for the 5km and 2km courses. Start location: P5 (parking area) above the Nordic Centre.

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Thanks to Our Sponsors
Sun Peaks LodgeSwix BulaBear Country
Blackwell Dairy

Thanks to Our Event Partners

Sun Peaks Nordic ClubTourism Sun PeaksSun Peaks Resort

Event Details & Contact

250.578.7734

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