Question: What’s a “Loppet?”
- A: A rare type of edible mushroom that grows only in Manning Park.
- B: A large, long distance (35 + km) cross country skiing event.
- C: “A relaxing way to spend a day outside, taking in the pristine beauty of the countryside or wilderness.”
Answer: B and C!
Saturday, February 13th
Sign up for the Manning Park’s Cascade Cup Loppet, a classic cross country ski event taking place 10 am – 1:30 pm at Lightning Lake in Manning Park Resort. Afterward, lunch and the awards ceremony begin at 2 pm.
Park at the Lightning Lake race site or at Manning Park Resort Lodge. From the Lodge, take the shuttle bus up to the lake 8:30 and 9:30 am.
Choose the 2, 4, 15 or 30 km race. Race fees include daily trail pass and post race lunch.
Plan to stay the night at the Lodge, and take part in the Lantern Lit Ski event in the evening.
For more information, email: [email protected]