Freson Bros. Chili Loppet

Saturday February 17, 2024

Freson Bros. Chili Loppet
Be part of Hinton’s Winter Magic Festival
7th Annual Hinton Loppet

Come enjoy the Hinton Nordic Centre and have a great ski and some great home-made chili! Loppets are all about family participation and having fun. Classic or Freestyle.

– 1 km, 2 km, 2.5 km, 5 km, 9km, 18km, or any distance you like.
– Race starts at 11:00 am at the Hinton Nordic Centre’s Main Lodge.
– Chili is free, but only if you pre-register at to reserve your free bowl of chili.
Pre-Register at, to reserve your bowl of chili
– Race Day Registration will start at 10 am. Race is free.
– Chili may be available on race day if available, $5 cash only.
No GroupSki This Year
A social ski for all skill levels.  Please see the Adult Skills Development page for further details.  Check our FaceBook page and group for more up to date details.  Don’t forget your head lamp!
Jackrabbit Lessons
Saturdays 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Jackrabbits (age: 6-9) Skiing begins at 11:00 AM on Saturday mornings.  Please see the Jackrabbits page under Skills Development for further details.  Jackrabbits and Bunnyrabbits run at the same time.
Bunnyrabbit Lessons
Saturdays 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Bunnyrabbits (age: walking to 5) Skiing begins at 11:00 AM Saturday mornings.  Please see the  Bunnyrabbits page under Skills Development for further details.  Bunnyrabbits and Jackrabbits run at the same time.  
School UseJanuary and February

Mondays to Fridays

9:00 am to 2:00 pm
The schools in our area will be using the Hinton Nordic Centre (Main Lodge and Stadium areas) during the daytime, most days in January and February.  You are welcome to come and enjoy the Centre too.  Just be aware that it might be a little bit more busy than normal.