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!

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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

Afternoon events

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:

More info:

Email: [email protected]