Payak registration ends Feb22 & Volunteer opportunities

This year the Payak event on Feb 25th @WOP is different than in previous years.  There is a mini loppet of 5km for young children as well as 15 km 30 km and 50 km distances for older children and adults.  There will not be a Ski Tournament or Ski Cross for children as there was in the past. For more info on this event  and to register go to

Your help would be greatly appreciated. There are many ways you can help this fun event. Delores is in charge of setting up the stadium and will need lots of help, so please check out link here and sign up to volunteer

Spud Valley Loppet is on!

We are hosting the 27th annual Spud Valley Loppet on February 12th at Black Tail Meadows!

Date: Sunday, February 12th

Place: Black Tail Meadows (20km from downtown Pemberton) see the race notice for direction

Technique: Classic Technique only

Distance: 10km or 5km

Race start time: 10:00am

Bib pick up: 9:00-9:45am

Registration by online here (recommended!)

Last day of online registration:  Friday, February 10th, midnight

Race day registration available from 9:00-9:45 with increased fees … please register online!

Please see Race Notice for more information(Rules, Location, Prizes, Lunch etc): Race Notice

We are looking for volunteers in many areas; soup/baked goods contribution, prize collectors, help at star/finish line. Please contact Delores if you can help!




Spud Valley Loppet update:

We are still hoping to host our annual Spud Valley Loppet as scheduled on February 12, but it all depends on upcoming weather as the trail is very wet and some water on the courses. We will post more info here as soon as we find out if the race is a go or not, how to register etc. Thank-you for being patient!

Race information(Whistler Olympic Park) Coast Cup 2&3

Regional race Coast Cup2 on January 21 and Coast Cup3 on January 22.

Coast Cup2 is interval  classic race & Coast Cup3 is Free (skating) relay (3 leg). Any skiers from 5 years and up can participate! Registration deadline Monday, January 16th.

See the Race Notice to check for categories & distance.

Registration here

**Entry fees will be reimbursed for all the Spud Valley Jackrabbits & Jr.Racers. It will not be reimbursed if you cancel the race or DNS(Did not start) . Please keep your receipt (confirmation e-mail).

First Jackrabbit session(NO-SKI session), Nov.28th!

Hello All Spud Valley Skiers,

Even though the snow has not yet arrived here in Pemberton we are planning to have a Jackrabbit Session at Nairn Campground next Monday from 3:15 to dark. It will be a session of games without skis. Please read the information letter sent by e-mail today which should help you to prepare for the upcoming Jackrabbit season. Feel free to contact me with any questions.