Bear Trap Telemark Festival
The Bear Trap Telemark Festival is a free heeling fiesta! The event includes a number of fun races, including a skin up race, slalom, freestyle and the famous tele obstacle course! Take part in a session to improve your tele skills or rip it up with your free heeling friends!
Bear Trap 2016 Itinerary
Saturday, March 5th
8:30-10:00am registration at the Daylodge. After 10am register at the Rental Shop.
10:00am Meet at Twin Tow
10:00-11:30am Tele-clinic for those who want to improve their Tele skills, by certified CANSI Telemark Instructor.
Rippers Club for those who just want to rip together! NEW this year – learn how to ski with a lurk!
11:30am Tele-obstacle course & tele-limbo
12:30-1:30pm BBQ Lunch break
1:30 Randonnee race – conveniently timed right after lunch for maximum fun!
2:00 Freestyle event – 2 runs to show your best moves. Judged on style, smile, air and speed.
2:30 Wrap up for Day 1
Sunday, March 6th
10:00am Telemark Duel Sprint ski race. Go head-to-head in this gated course, which will include a small jump where you must land in tele-stance, and a sweet turn-around.
12:00pm BBQ Lunch & race awards
Prizes generously donated by Valhalla Pure in Abbotsford.
$40 for the weekend! ($30 for one day)
Registration includes a BBQ burger per day, entry to all events, prizes and commemorative Bear Trap swag.
Rent some tele-gear from our latest addition of backcountry skis! These powder fiends feature tele bindings and fish scale bases for adventuring off the groomed trail: http://winter.manningpark.com/telemark/
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