Sign up now for snowshoe contest
It's called the White Tail Ridge Snowshoe Challenge, and it will take place Saturday, Jan. 9, on the wooded trails of Whitetail Ridge overlooking the city's corporate park on the north end.
The race will serve as a fundraiser for the Kinni Off Road Cyclists to groom trails at Whitetail Ridge that are also used in the summer by mountain bicyclists.
The Jan. 9 Snowshoe Challenge will have races of three lengths - 5k, 10k and 22k.
Winners will be recognized for each, plus in different age categories and also for men and women.
The entry fee is $25.
For more information, call Paul Marietta at 651-239-8829 or at 426-7829.
Those interested can also register by going to this website: www.kinnioffroad.com. Click on Snowshoe Challenge 2010.
Look for more on this story in an upcoming print edition of the River Falls Journal.