JANUARY 2, 2021

The North End Ski Club is excited to again host our annual North End Snowshoe Classic race.  

Due to COVID this race will look a little different that the last couple of years.   Please read all the below information and contact me if you have any questions.

Date: January 2, 2021

Distances: 5 km & 10 km (2 loops of the 5K course)

Time: 10 K – 9:45 AM, 5 K – 10:00 AM

Location: North End Trailhead, 41640 Randysek Rd., Cable, Wis. 54821

Course: Segments of the North End Classic Ski Trail, a scenic, rolling and remote trail that meanders through the North End Ski Trail System.

Aid Stations:  There will no aid stations on the course.  Please bring your own water/energy.

Low-Snow Contingency: In the event of low or no snow, the event will be run as a trail running event on the same or another suitable course.

Awards:  Overall men’s and women’s in each race, as well as first place in each age group

Perks: Homemade Cable UCC Church Ladies Jam and a fresh loaf of bread from the River’s Eatery in Cable

Post-race:  due to COVID we will not be offering any post race activities.

Registration: we will be doing on line and mail in registration ONLY.  There will be NO day of registration.  On line registration will be open until 8 AM race day.  The fee for either race is $25.  ***If the race is cancelled, a full refund will be issued.****     click here to register

Bib Pick-up:  At North End Cabin – starting at 9:00 AM.

  • As you come up to the cabin, there will be a table with a bag with your name on it.  In it will be your bib/pins and your swag. 
  • Please wait in your car or go out and warm up.  Do not cluster around in the cabin area.
  • If you are part of a family or group participating together, we ask you to send one representative to obtain all race packets for your party.
  • Staff members will be wearing face masks during bib packet pick-up.

 COVID precautions: 

The North End Ski Club is committed to providing a safe and healthy event and following all local and state guidelines. During the COVID-19 pandemic we are implementing extra precautions, which will require full cooperation among our participants, volunteers and staff. We ask that you adhere to the following safety measures during your participation.  Please be aware that the status of the North End Snowshoe Race is subject to change at any time. We realize that the COVID-19 pandemic is a dynamic situation and if the status of the event changes, we will notify participants via email as soon as possible and you will receive a full refund.

* Race Safety Precautions

  • Do not attend the event if you feel unwell for any reason
  • All participants must be aware of the risk
  • No registration is available on site.  Registration is online only until 8 AM race day (January 2)
  • Participants are asked to wear a face covering at bib pick up and in the start/finish area. Face coverings may be removed when you are on course, but please keep a covering with you for emergency situations
  • All staff will wear a face covering at bib pick up and at the start/finish area
  • Practice physical distancing in the common areas, start/finish area and at bib pickup
  • Hand sanitizer will available in common areas and on course water tables
  • There are no aid/water stations on the course.  Bring and carry your own water/energy
  • Tables and touch points will be limited and disinfected throughout the event.
  • Outhouse is available and will be sanitized.  Disinfectant wipes and/or spray will be provided for users to wipe down touch points before/after use.
  • The cabin will not be open for warming, please use your car.
  •  Please be aware that there will be no medical volunteers on the course. Staff will be on the course should you need assistance.
  • Practice physical distancing throughout the event (6’ please)! Physical distancing indicators will be marked on the ground in the Start Corral as guidance for proper spacing.
  •  Please do not congregate in the finish area.   

For further information, contact: Shelly Wilson, shellywilson68@gmail.com, (715)307-3720 (call or text)

Register Online  


Results – Snowshoe Classic 2021

Results – Snowshoe Classic 2020

Results – Snowshoe Classic 2019