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Frisco Nordic Center Events

The Frisco Nordic Center is just minutes from Main Street and offers stunning mountain views making it an ideal location for a variety of events. In the winter, the Nordic Center features 28 km of ski trails and 8 km of snowshoe trails and hosts many events from the longest running Nordic event in Colorado to a fun and zany costumed beer fest on skis. Check out the lineup of events at the Frisco Nordic Center:

Summer

Winter

Woman cross country skiing at Frisco Gold Rush Nordic Races

Gold Rush Nordic Races

February 11, 2023

Gold Rush is the longest running Nordic event in Colorado, and consists of classic and skate races open to skiers of all ages and abilities. Gold Rush is where the past and present come together to celebrate our historical mining heritage and embrace our snowy Nordic culture.

Up & At 'Em Nordic Race #4 (In Person)

Up & At 'Em Nordic Race #4 (In Person)

February 15, 2023

This Nordic race series is back with three Strava races and two in person races. For the first three races in January and February there will be three different race loops and the Nordic Center will keep track of results via Strava by age group in both classic and skate. The last two races in February and March will be held in person with timing and post-race breakfast treats provided.

Close up shot of fat tire bike at Frisco Freeze Fat Bike Race

Frisco Freeze Winter Bike Race

February 18, 2023

The Frisco Freeze Fat Bike Race takes place on the trails at the Frisco Nordic Center. This is your one chance every winter to ride your fat bike on the Frisco Nordic trails. This fun course showcases amazing views of Buffalo Mountain and the Ten Mile Range.

Up & At 'Em Nordic Race #5 (In Person)

Up & At 'Em Nordic Race #5 (In Person)

March 01, 2023

This Nordic race series is back with three Strava races and two in person races. For the first three races in January and February there will be three different race loops and the Nordic Center will keep track of results via Strava by age group in both classic and skate. The last two races in February and March will be held in person with timing and post-race breakfast treats provided.

Group of cross country skiers dressed as beer bottles at Frisco BrewSki event

BrewSki

March 11, 2023

Frisco BrewSkis is a beer festival on skis at the Frisco Nordic Center. Costumes, teamwork, and whacky photos are all encouraged! This happy hour ski tour which will feature beer tasting tents along the trail with beer from local breweries and prizes for the best costumes.

Trail runner at Run the Rockies Trail Race.

Run the Rockies Trail 10k & Half Marathon

August 12, 2023

Run the Rockies trail 10k and half marathon will lead runners through the Frisco Peninsula trails with breathtaking views of Dillon Reservoir and the Ten Mile Range. This is a great course for a first time half-marathoner or runner looking for a fun course that offers single track and dirt road trails.

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