On-Going Events and Racing

Racing on Birch Run

Bahnhof Race League

Enjoy the thrill of team racing for skiers and boarders of all abilities. Handicapped scoring allows all racers to contribute to their team with an emphasis on self-improvement. Join an existing team or start your own. Race League begins on January 7th with Monday, Wednesday or Thursday night options through March 14th.

Racing on Valley

Volkl/Marker/Dalbello Speed Series 

A seven race series for expert skiers ages 9 and up. Series begins Friday, January 11th at 7 p.m. (register at the front desk by 6:20 pm) with a GS on Valley. Compete in one race or all seven. Food provided following race nights by individual sponsors. Nightly prizes compliments of Petoskey Brewing Company.

Beautiful XC Ski Trail on a Sunny Day

The Outfitter of Harbor Springs’ Nordic Nights

Join fellow XC skiers Wednesday nights from January 8th to March 4th, 2020.  Nordic Nights are a great way to get out for a ski, meet fellow skinny skiers and have fun! Meet in the Brown Bagger room for a weekly “tech tip,” hit the trails by 7:15, and return at 8:00 or after for Apres Ski.  Bring your classic or skate gear any/ all weeks.  Open to skiers of all abilities age 9 and up. This event is free, but a trail pass is required. All season passes are valid on the cross country trail system. Participants who do not have a season pass can buy a trail pass discounted to $8 for the evening.

2020 skills clinics TBD.

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Race Course View from the bottom of Birch Run


NASTAR was developed to provide recreational racers of all ages and abilities with an opportunity to compete and to compare their scores to friends and family regardless of where they race. The NASTAR handicap system is a standardized scoring program that provides participants with a tangible number that represents their ability. NASTAR racing is available Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Sign-up at the front desk or at the top of the race hill.  Two runs for $6.00 and each additional run is $1.00. One medal per race day for competitors earning a medal.

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View from the Race Arena

NNR (Nub’s Nob Alpine Racing)

Alpine race training for junior and adult racers looking to improve speed and technique. If you are a racer looking to improve for high school, Adult Race League, NASTAR, Speed Series or USSA we can help bring your skills to the next level. Weekend training begins as soon as weather will allow. Weeknight training begins Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019, with training on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday sessions run from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and Noon to 1:30 p.m.

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Race Training on Race Arena

JART (Junior Alpine Race Team)

Geared toward skiers in elementary and middle school. Our highly skilled coaches will introduce the great sport of alpine racing, work on fundamental skills needed to become successful racers and teach appropriate gate techniques and tactics. Training begins Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019. Training will take place Monday and Wednesday evenings, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9:30-11am and noon to 1:30pm.

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Ski Lesson on Sno Pro!

Nub’s Nob Ski Academy & Junior Academy

For over 37 years Nub’s Nob Ski Academy has been teaching new skiers and and boarders fundamentals to have fun on the slopes for years to come. Skiers aged 8-14 learn in groups of 6, with ages 5-7 in groups of 4  with the same instructor each week. Each lesson grows from the last lesson with the goal of providing the most effective outcome of learning to ski while having fun. Skiers are introduced to all aspects of the ski area, including race, terrain park, bumps, and powder. The Ski Academy is where a lifetime of fun begins. First night of Academy begins Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019.


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