The 9th Annual Uphill Downhill Race and FALL FESTIVAL -- A Farewell to Summer and Bring on the Winter at Snowbasin Resort. Fun, Food, Competition and Entertainment. Saturday, September 27, 2008.
Runners and hiking participants will test their mettle and be inspired by the Alphorns echoing over the mountainside. ALL RACERS ARE ENTERED INTO A DRAWING FOR A WINTER SEASON PASS.
Either run uphill only, 2300 vertical feet from the Plaza -- or go the full distance back down to the base.
Race and festival director Steve Andrus, "Welcomes competitors to challenge themselves amongst the crisp cool air and beautiful Autumn colors and indicates the fall festival is a wonderful way to wind down the summer season and welcome the upcoming winter season. "
Gondola rides are available to enjoy the Fall splendor on the mountain. Remember KIDS SIX AND UNDER ARE FREE. Gondola rides are wheel chair accessible.
Kids Zone from 9:00 am until 12:00 noon in the Wildflower Meadow is FREE
Featured Music is the Alphorn Quartet and the Polkatonics.
BBQ on the Plaza at the base area featuring menu items such as Bratwurst, Sauerkraut and German Potato Salad from 11-4
Polkatonics reflect the Oktoberfest atmosphere with their performance from 12-3 on the Plaza.
Race starts at 9:00 am
Late registration: $35.00
Pre registration closes September 26th.
Reminder: Early season pass sales ends September 30th.