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

Last chance for weekend NASTAR this weekend, February 21st and 22nd!

This Weekend's Schedule:

Lookout - One GS course and One SL course both Saturday & Sunday 12pm-2pm.
Fowl Play - Two stubby GS courses both Saturday & Sunday from 12pm-2pm.
Registration in the Vista Room.  For questions, email

Nastar COSTS

Two runs - $5

Unlimited one-day - $10

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

Buy in Online Store!

*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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Annual Jr. Race Team Picnic
Sunday, Sept. 17th at noon

Contact: Peter Zotalis

If you are a current Welch Village D-Team or USSA Alpine Team family please join us for our annual picnic on Sunday, Sept. 27th. Also, if you are planning on joining a race program for the first time in 2015/16, please come as well! All families are asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share.  Hot dogs & brats will be provided.

Ski & Board Equipment Sale and Swap
New Date This Year!
10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015

Our Annual Ski and Snowboard Equipment Sale & Swap features brand new gear from local shops and used gear. Swap & Sale will be Friday, Oct. 2nd 4-9pm and Saturday, Oct. 3rd 10am-2pm.   Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks! 

Bakkelyka Brew
Music and Craft Beer Festival
10/03/2015 // 03:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Join us for our first annual Bakkelyka Brew on Saturday, Oct. 3rd!

- 4 bands
- Beer tasting from 3-5pm with 15 local craft breweries
- Great food

Online Ticket Special until Sept 15th CLICK HERE

All event details CLICK HERE


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Office Hours, Fri
  » 9:00am to Noon
  » We are now closed for the season

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