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Skiquinox (Hillside) Race: 10K, 5K, and Tour

  • Hillside Park Parking Lot 7015 Abbott Rd Anchorage, AK, 99507 United States (map)

The Hillside Skiquinox Skijor Race and Trail Tour

Park at the north end of Hilltop Parking Lot and meet at the sign.

Registration 5:30-6:15 (10k) 5:30-7:15 (5k)

10-K Race 6:30 PM

5-K Race 8:00pm

Tour: after last 5k team goes out.

Race Format  

Women and men race in one class.

1-dog and 2-dog classes run simultaneously in each race.

Race routes start on the Gasline Trail, then follow the Hillside lighted trails to Service High School and back.

Children may participate, but with one dog only. Children may be accompanied by adult helpers skiing with or without dogs. The starting order can be arranged so that parent participants may start just ahead of or just behind a child participant. Children must wear helmets.

ASC officials at the race ensure that participants and their dogs enjoy a safe and fun race: we're here to help.

Race Fee:  $20 (Additional Races $10) Trail Tour Fee: $10 -- ASC Membership Required. +$5 for nonmembers. Yearly membership fees are $15 for individual, and $20 for a family. We take cash and checks, but not credit cards, at the race venue. Participants may join Anchorage Skijor Club at the event.

Participants may join Anchorage Skijor Club at the event.  Begins after the 5-K Race using the 5-K race course.  Skijor on trails normally off-limits to skijoring.  Bibs are provided and are required.

As always, touch base with our website and Facebook to make sure the events are still taking place on the dates we had planned (Sometimes weather and venue availability can disrupt plans). You can also call our event line at 349-WOOF. If you have questions feel free to email us at

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