Ski between the picnic area and the U of M Moorhead Science Center and warm up inside or at a bonfire.
Candlelight skiing and snowshoeing by the light of the moon and luminaries. Warm up by the wood stove at the Lakeview shelter.
Explore some of the park's trails by candlelight, starting at the Visitor Center.
Hike, ski or snowshoe on two different candlelit trails through floodplain forest.
Ski or snowshoe by the light of luminaries and enjoy a bonfire.
Ski or snowshoe through Itasca's pines by the light of kerosene lanterns.
Two days of ski events including races, skijoring, ski pulk races, music and vendors.
Kick off Minnesota's ski season with free skiing, rental equipment and lessons for all ages.
The Pepsi Challenge Cup is a 50K freestyle race on the world class nordic trail system. There are four companion races: Pepsi Challenge 50K Classic, Great River Energy Rush 25K Freestyle, Great River Energy Rush 25K Classic, and Giants Ridge 8K. Part of the American Ski Marathon Series and a Birkie Qualifier.
This race has been held since 1963 and proceeds go to trail maintenance.