Snowshoe Loppet

10K point-to-point snowshoe run / walk

City of Lakes Loppet Winter Festival

Part of the City of Lakes Loppet Winter Festival

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Sunday, February 6: 10:40am
3000 East, W Bde Maka Ska Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55408

The Askov Finlayson Snowshoe Loppet is a point-to-point course from Bde Maka Ska back to The Trailhead via woods and groomed ski trails (where snowshoers are not normally allowed). This snowshoe run / walk follows the same course as the 10K Classic/ Skate Ski Tours and is a perfect event to explore the beautiful woods of Theodore Wirth Park in a unique way!

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 StatusStarting Opening DayStarting 12/7/21Starting 1/11/22Starting 2/1/22Starting 2/3/22Registration Deadline
Askov Finlayson Snowshoe LoppetOpen$30$30$35$40$60N/A

Proceeds from the Askov Finlayson Snowshoe 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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2022 Askov Finlayson Snowshoe Loppet Participant Guide

Race maps and logistics, parking and transportation, registration and packet pick-up, awards, and results can be found on ourĀ Festival Information webpage.

Stay tuned to our Event Updates & Trail Conditions webpage to stay up-to-date on event adjustments.

Snowfoot is generously donating a pair of snowshoes to a participant of the Askov Finlayson Snowshoe Loppet. Anyone that registers for the event is automatically entered to win the snowshoes. A winner will be drawn on February 9th. You may increase your number of entries by taking a photo training for the Askov Finlayson Snowshoe Loppet and send it to

Commemorative medals for all finishers.

Awards to the top three male and female overall snowshoers.

1st Place: $150, Hand-crafted awards

2nd Place: $100, Hand-crafted awards

3rd Place: $50, Hand-crafted awards

Awards ceremony for this event will take place at the finish area podium as soon as results are posted. Must be present to receive cash awards packet.