Races and Results

Pincushion Winter Festival

Saturday February 18, 2023 08:00am-05:00pm

Pincushion Winter Festival Ski Race and Tour

Registration is now open for our Pincushion winter festival ski races, taking place on Feb. 18, 2023
https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/5681553

Events are as follows:
  1. 25 km classic on more challenging terrain starting at 10:00AM Central Time
  2. 10 km classic tour/race on easier terrain starting at 10:00AM Central Time
  3. 10 km freestyle race on easier terrain starting at 10:10 Central Time
  4. Kids races (1/2km, 1.5km, or 3km) starting at 1:30PM Central Time
  5. Skijoring races starting at 2:30 Central Time

Event Fees are: (Free ski hats to first 70 registrations on the 10km classic/freestyle and 25km classic races)
Online registration is encouraged as it is easier on our race day volunteers
  • 25km classic - $50 until Feb. 17, $55 on race day
  • 10km classic/freestyle - $30 until Feb. 17, $35 on race day
  • Kids Races (free to Cook County Y-Ski members!) - $10 to all others
  • Skijoring races (3km & 7km) - $30
A special thank you to our Gold Sponsors:
Paul and Jess Anderson, Chris Hegg Family, Fika Coffee, Best Western Plus Superior Inn, Tim & Beth Kennedy,
Tim Nelson, Chris O'Brien & Jane Alexander, Bluefin Bay Resorts, Smith Law PLCC, Bell Bank,
Grand Marais Lions Club, Visit Cook County

 

Trail Conditions

Pincushion Trails Grooming Update
Thursday, February 26
All trails re-groomed and tracks set. Conditions are excellent.
 
Current Trail Conditions/Notes:  
Packed Trail Base: Average 8+ inches
Snowfall last 24 Hours: 4”
Snowfall last 7 Days: 4”
Average Depth off the Trail: >24”
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Races and Results
Pincushion Trails Grooming Update
Thursday, February 26
All trails re-groomed and tracks set. Conditions are excellent.
 
Current Trail Conditions/Notes:  
Packed Trail Base: Average 8+ inches
Snowfall last 24 Hours: 4”
Snowfall last 7 Days: 4”
Average Depth off the Trail: >24”