Moose Mountains Regional Greenways holds an annual snowshoe race fundraiser called the Moose Mountains Runaround. This year the fundraiser will support MOOSE-ies for Families, our new program of activities for kids and their families. Our 4th Annual snowshoe race is scheduled for Saturday, January 20, 2018 with a 9:00 AM start. The 4-mile race will take place at the Abenaki Ski Area in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  The course combines moderate elevation change, open fields, ski trails and single track.  There is approximately 500’ elevation change on this loop course.

DIRECTIONS:  The race starts and ends at Abenaki Ski Area, 390 Pine Hill Rd, Wolfeboro, NH  03894 (Detailed Directions).  Adequate parking is available.  Site is approximately three miles from the center of Wolfeboro on Route 109A.

SNOWSHOES: Snowshoes must adhere to USSSA minimum size specifications of 120 square inches. Rental Dion snowshoes will be available at a cost of $5.00 per pair. A limited number of rentals will be available, and should be reserved by contacting the race director: Call Dan Coons at 603-520-8533 or email trailrnr@yahoo.com

KIDS SNOWSHOE SHUFFLE:  Kids’ non-competitive snow activity after race is complete, starting around 10:00 am. $5.00 suggested donation.

AWARDS:  Awards will be presented to top finishers in each age group, as well as to overall winners.

AMENITIES:  Heated ski lodge with bathrooms and post-race food will be available to all entrants.

ENTRY:   $20.00 prior to January 20th (no refunds if race must be cancelled). $25 day of the race. Registration is from 7:30 – 8:45 am. Proceeds benefit Moose Mountains Regional Greenways. All payments are non-refundable. MMRG is a regional land trust serving Brookfield, Farmington, Middleton, Milton, New Durham, Wakefield, and Wolfeboro and is a 501 C-3 non-profit organization.

Click here to download and fill out the attached waiver and bring it with you to the race.

Register Online below using PayPal (your PayPal confirmation will be your receipt):





OR, click here to download the mail-in registration flier.

THANK YOU to Wolfeboro Oil for sponsoring this event!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

We are seeking more business sponsors of our Moose Mountains RunAround! Your donation will support our new MOOSE-ies for Families program of activities for kids and their families. And we will work hard to recognize our generous sponsors according to the benefit structure detailed on our sponsor form, available here.

Contact Patti Connaughton-Burns at (603) 473-2020 with questions about this sponsorship opportunity.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

We are looking for volunteers to help with the following activities: Hang fliers, set up on race morning, staff food tables, parking, time keeping, help with Kids Snowshoe Shuffle following the adult race, take photos for MMRG publicity, & clean up afterwards.

To volunteer: Call Kari Lygren at (603) 978-7125 or email info@mmrg.info. THANK YOU!