NASTAR at Welch Village

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.

2014/15 Nastar schedule 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 in red.  We offer some opportunities to "Try it" for free!

Friday Night NASTAR

Friday Night open NASTAR racing takes place on Dan' Dive  Dec. 12th - Feb. 27th.  Courses are open from 6:30pm-8pm.  Dec. 12th is our "Try it Free" night!

No NASTAR on Jan 16th due to the 40th Annual Welch Village High School Invitational.  NASTAR will move to Lookout on Feb. 16th for NASTAR Midwest Championships weekend.

SL & GS NASTAR Weekends

Saturday NASTAR takes place on Lookout.  Courses will be open 3pm-4:30pm.  There will not be NASTAR on Dec. 20th due to pace setter trials.
Dates:  Dec. 27th "Try it Free", Jan. 17th, and Feb. 21st.

Sunday NASTAR takes place on Lookout. Courses will be open 10am-11:30am
Dates:  Dec. 21st, Jan. 18th, and Feb. 22nd

Nastar COSTS

Two runs - $5

Unlimited one-day - $10

Nastar Season Pass - $70 (this provides unlimited Nastar at all times all season)

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*NASTAR schedule is subject to change depending on weather and conditions.  Please check website for current updates and information.


Friday, Feb. 13th - Monday, Feb. 16, 2015
Friday night kicks off the weekend with a race clinic and open NASTAR, Saturday is individual competition, Sunday is the team competitions, and Monday is Slalom. 

Click Here for more information and registration!

questions about NASTAR at Welch village?

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




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NASTAR and GS Clinic
Friday, Jan. 2nd


- Nastar on Dan's-6:30 race start
- GS Clinic on Lookout-7pm race start
- Registration for both in Madd Jaxx's starting at 5:30pm
- Cost: $5 for 2 runs, $10 unlimited, $70 for a Nastar season pass
- Clinic Cost: $15 (includes nastar and Clinic), $10 for Nastar pass holders"

Monday, Dec. 31st
12/31/2014 // 07:00 PM

Watch for this year's fireworks on the parking lot side of the chalet.  For the best view, be in the parking lot or on the slopes.


Monday - Thursday
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Friday & Saturday
  » 9:00am to 10:00pm
  » 9:00am to 9:00pm

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