Thursday is the first day of the festival including the opening ceremony, youth races, and team relays. The festival begins with the Nordic Town USA Springs and Boulder Mountain Tour Welcome. The Nordic Town USA Sprints provide skiers with a chance to go head-to-head in a two-person sprint relay format. The event features top racers from across the US, Paralympic athletes and Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation junior racers.
On Friday is the Boulder Mountain Tour Expo for a chance to practice the course and pick up your race packet.
Saturday is the highlight of the 4 day festival- The Zion Bank Annual Boulder Mountain Tour! The 34 kilometer race is one of the premiere Nordic races in the country, and attracts some of the best racers from across the entire globe. The 34km tour starts at 10 AM and the 15km half-boulder starts at 11:30 AM. The Half-Boulder is 15 km and perfect for beginning racers. The course follows the historic Harriman Trail from scenic Galena Lodge to the SNRA building. The event wraps up with an awards ceremony at 5:30 at the Sun Valley Inn.
Sunday is Nordic Demo Day at the Sun Valley Nordic Center from 10am-2pm, giving BMT participants the chance to try out new gear, enjoy the Sun Valley Nordic Center Trails, and have lunch at the lodge.
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