The Kongsberger Stampede is the second of three Kongsberger Ski Club cross-country ski races this winter and the club's oldest race. The Stampede is a fun and approachable race for both new and experienced racers. Shorter distance races are also offered for juniors and kids.
The Stampede is also Race 4 of the Washington Nordic Cup. More info at wncup.org
The 2023 Stampede Ski Race format will be similar to previous years, with some adjustments. All race check-in, preparation, start/finish and timing will occur outdoors in the Stadium area where the timing shed is located.Distances & Fees
15k Stampede ♦ Freestyle (skate or classic) Technique
• Online Registration (Webscorer) closes 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 27.
• Register early to avoid late fee.
• Bib pick-up for all racers on race day begins at 9:30 am in the Stadium / timing shed area.
To protect the health of our environment and skiers, no waxes using fluorocarbon can be used in Kongsberger Races.
This is currently an honor system.
Cabin and race course are on the north side of interchange at Cabin Creek Sno-Park, exit #63 on I-90, 10 miles east of Snoqualmie Pass.
Washington State Parks Sno-Park permit with Grooming Sticker required to park.
Click here to purchase Seasonal or 1-day permit.
Kongsberger race course is on the Cabin Creek trail system (course map) on US Forest Service land, north side of I-90. 15k race is three laps, 5k race is one lap. Course follows the Berg-Viking-Boundary loop trails. Check race course map in cabin on race day.Feed Stations
Food for racers provided at finish area. Water station on course is stocked with water and Nuun (electrolytes but no calories). Racers should carry any additional drinks or food needed during the race.Results
Race results are available on Webscorer during and after the race.Awards
Top 3 mens and womens awards for 5k & 15k race.
Closest accomodations are in Cle Elum (20 miles east), and at Snoqualmie Pass summit (11 miles west).Non-Racing Skiers & Spectators
All ski trails are still open to non-racing skiers. Non-racing skiers are invited to watch races at the start/lap/finish area or along the trails. However, they should consider skiing at another location on race mornings (eg Hyak, Crystal Springs or Lake Easton) as Cabin Creek parking and trail use will be intensive from 9:00 am to 1:00 pn. As always, dogs are not permitted on groomed trails at Cabin Creek.Questions?
Thank you to all our Sponsors!, and all our volunteers who help put on this race!
Last updated 1.11.2023