The Grand Traverse
Mar 27th, 11:00pm - 5:00am
The Grand Traverse is a backcountry ski race from Crested Butte to Aspen. At midnight, skiers depart Crested Butte traversing the Elk mountain Range by twilight, propelling them to a dawn finish in Aspen. Competitors travel 40 miles over the Elk Mountains, climbing over 6,800 vertical feet. To ensure their safety, racers must have a partner, carry mandatory gear, and start at midnight when avalanche danger is low.
Registration: $420 per team
Registration is full, additional registrants will be added to the wait list.