Loppet Foundation


Saturday 4:00 p.m.

Register early. Free through November 30. Event fees apply starting December 1, and the price goes up along the way. Everyone is a winner – all kids receive a medal, cookie and hot chocolate.


The Minnesota Youth Ski League will provide ski equipment for use in the Minne-Loppet. Come early, supplies are limited.

There are two different courses – 1.5 kilometers (yellow course) or 3 kilometers (brown course). Skiers can choose either course. Look for green flutter flags for the short course and red flutter flags for the long course.

Entry Fees

Status Through September 30 Through November 29 Through January 3 Through January 24 Through January 29 Through February 1 (in-person only) Through February 2 (in-person only)
Minne-Loppet Open $0 $10 $15 $20 $20 $20 $20


Proceeds from the City of Lakes Loppet Festival events benefit the Loppet Foundation. Learn more about the Foundation's mission, vision, and values.