Loppet Foundation

Wax Facilities & Testing Areas

Waxing Facilities

For the Mayors Challenge, a 2,800 square foot heated area with access to power will be provided. We will have (24) waxing spaces in the Cart Barn (maintenance road between Wirth Chalet and the Trailhead). Twenty-two (22) of these spaces will be available to teams for entire event by reservation and (2) spaces will be on a first come first serve basis. Super Tour, Collegiate and Junior teams can request a waxing space at the following link https://www.tempotickets.com/event/ld6nYJ. We ask all users to be considerate of others while using the facility. Please provide your own equipment, including a tarp or other floor covering material and clean the area prior to leaving.

Building will be open during the waxing hours listed below and will be locked overnight.

Wax area hours:


8:00am – 10:00pm


6:00am – 10:00pm


6:00am – 8:00pm


6:00am – 2:00pm

Waxing is not permitted inside or around the Trailhead building.

Wax Testing Area and Warm-Up

Wax testing area is limited to the Twin Lakes Trail and the Green Meadow Loop. See map.

Wax testing will be allowed in the wax testing area for athletes and coaches during and between races.

Warm-up is available on the Twin Lakes Trail and the Green Meadow Loop and on the trails across the street.