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NASTAR is the acronym for the NAtional STAndard Race and is the largest public grassroots ski race program in the world. More than 95,000 Nature Valley NASTAR participants compete throughout the season to win platinum, gold, silver and bronze medals in their age and gender groups. In addition, participants are ranked in their ability group and the top ranked racers qualify to compete in the Nature Valley NASTAR National Championships.

NASTAR at Welch Village

NASTAR races are open to everyone! No matter the age or the ability! Never tried NASTAR before? Look through our schedule below and watch for the dates underlined. We offer some opportunities to "Try it" for free!

2015/16 NASTAR Schedule & Rates

-  $5 for two runs
-  $10 unlimited runs one day
-  $75 NASTAR Season Pass (Unlimited NASTAR runs on 21 dates)

Friday Night NASTAR
-  7pm on Dan's Dive
- Dates: Dec. 18; Jan. 1, 8, 22, 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26

Saturday NASTAR
- 3-4:30pm on Lookout
- Dates: Dec. 19, 26; Jan. 9, 30; Feb. 13, 

- 10-11:30am on Lookout
- Dates: Dec. 20, 27; Jan. 10, 31; Feb. 14, 

2016 NASTAR Midwest Championships

Check out this great article about Midwest Championships returning to Welch Village!

Welch Village is the host venue for the 2016 NASTAR Midwest Regional Championships on Feb 27-28.
View the 2015 NASTAR Midwest Championships Flyer

Questions about NASTAR at Welch Village?

Please email our Race Director, Tammy Coyne or call 651-258-4567 ext. 141

For more information on NASTAR click here

Office Hours Monday
9:00am to 7:00pm
Office Hours, Tue-Fri
9:00am to 4:00pm
Office Hours Saturday
Office Hours Sunday

Upcoming Events

  • Opening Day!
    Opening Day!
    11/27/2015 , 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    Hours for this weekend will be 10am-6pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.  We will be closed Monday, Nov. 30th - Thursday, Dec. 3rd and re-open on Friday, Dec. 4th. - For more information view our Snow Report

  • Thanksgiving Race Camp
    Thanksgiving Race Camp
    11/28/2015 - 11/29/2015 , 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Thanksgiving Race Camp Includes:

    - 4 hours of coaching each day; 10am-3pm.
    - Brush, Stubby, and section of full gate training; dependent on snow conditions
    - Video analysis
    - Camp T-shirt
    - Lunch voucher

    - Click Here for more information