Saturday, February 5, 2022


Non-competitive 1K for children

City of Lakes Loppet Winter Festival

Part of the City of Lakes Loppet Winter Festival

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This event has transitioned into the Next Generation Loppet for 2021.

Saturday, February 5: 10:30am
The Trailhead, 1221 Theodore Wirth Parkway

A wonderful introductory event for kids new to skiing. In the Minne-Loppet, everyone’s a winner! All participants will receive a medal, a cookie and hot chocolate upon crossing the finish line.

Registration Closed

 StatusStarting Opening DayStarting 1/13/21Starting 1/26/21Starting 2/2/21Registration Deadline
Minne-LoppetClosed$12$14$16N/A2/5/21 8:00pm

Proceeds from the Minne-Loppet benefit the Loppet Foundation. Learn more about the Foundation's mission, vision, and values.

Registration and transaction fees are non-refundable, including in the event of delay, rescheduling, or cancellation of an event or program. An event or program registration is not transferable to another person or another event for any reason, including injury. Participating under another person's name will result in disqualification.

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The course is 1 kilometer for all participants


The Minnesota Youth Ski League (MYSL) provides ski equipment for use in the Minne-Loppet, though come early as supplies are limited. The MYSL trailer will be on site to provide equipment. Bring your own equipment if you can.

Other Information

Information on maps and logistics, parking and transportation, registration and packet pick-up, awards, and results can be found here.

Stay tuned to our Trail Conditions page to be the first to learn if conditions-based event adjustments must be made.