Orienteering on Skis
Participant Bus leaves from Loppet Village Area at noon for event start location.
Event Start: Approximately 1 p.m. with a grand finish in the Loppet Village.
Navigate on skis using a map and compass to earn your chance at being the inaugural champion of this unique Loppet event. Hosted by the Minnesota Orienteering Club (MNOC.org), this event will take more than just fit legs and fast skis. Two different courses are available based on course length. Long/Medium (7-9k) and Short (4-5k) courses are offered. All are mass start.
|Entry fee paid by:||August 15||Nov. 30||Jan. 15||Jan. 29||Jan. 31 (in-person only)||Feb. 1 (in-person only)|
|Ski-O Loppet||$13||$15||$17||$20||$30||No day-of registration|
There is no race day registration for the Ski-O Loppet.
Registration and transaction fees are nonrefundable, including in the event of cancellation. Registration is not transferable to another person or another event for any reason, including injury. Competing under another person’s name will result in disqualification.
Find packet pickup information here.
Maps will be distributed just before the start of the event. Finish in Loppet Village in the Calhoun Commons area of Uptown.
Find awards information here.
Parking & Transportation
Find parking and transportation information here.
Proceeds from City of Lakes Loppet Festival events benefit the Loppet Foundation. The Loppet Foundation provides opportunities and creates passion for year-round outdoor activities and adventures in the Minneapolis area, especially among inner-city youth.