4th Annual Nansen Milan Winter FestivalFebruary 1st and 2nd
at Milan Village School (11 Bridge Street, Milan, NH 03588)
and Milan Hill State Park (427 Milan Hill Road, Milan, NH 03588)
EVENTS AT MILAN HILL STATE PARK (Nansen Ski Area)
SATURDAY FEB 1st9:00AM -Registration opens.
Racers should park at Milan Village School and use shuttle.
SHUTTLE from school to State Park every 20 Minutes
10:00 - 12:30 -Dog Sled Tours at base of Park entrance.
($5.00 per ride)
10:00 - 12:30 -Sledding, Race viewing, and Hot Drinks/Snacks
Sledding at warming hut (a short walk in on groomed trail). Watch racers from parking, sections of trail, Pavillion up by Fire Tower, or from Warming Hut. Hot drinks/snacks available in parking area/shuttle stop/race start line. All races are interval start
10:00 AM -Mens 14km classic race
11:00 AM -Womens 14km classic race
11:30 AM -Locals 5 KM classic race
NOON -Junior Races (13 and under).
EVENTS AT MILAN VILLAGE SCHOOL
9:00 AM -Ski Movies & Prep
Vendors may set up, ski movies will be running and Shuttle starts to State Park
10:00 - 4:00 -Local vendors, Ice Sculpting, Movies in Gym
Farmer's Market vendors, food, clothing, crafts
10:00 - 12:00 and 1:00 - 3:00 -Kids Activities
Kids games, snow sculptures and activities outside behind school and inside cafeteria.
11:00 -4:00 -Heritage Ski Display Display courtesy of the Moffet House
12:00 - 1:30 -Lunch for Racers and Volunteers Buffet lunch in cafeteria for racers and festival volunteers.
9:00 AM - Broomball Tournament all day
Broomball tournament across street from school at Milan Ice Rink.
1:30 PM -Awards and Raffles
Ceremony for racer medals, raffles, and thank yous in the Gym.
Racer Raffles to include: Black Mountain ski passes, North Woods Rafting certificate, Great Glen ski passes, Northern Oasis Massage certificate, Nansen Membership, T-shirt
RACE REGISTRATION:Adults (18 and older): $20 pre-registration or $25 at the race
Children (17 and younger): $10 pre-registration or $15 at the race
REGISTER ONLINE:Fill in the online registration form then complete your payment at the Club Store.
REGISTER BY MAIL:Download the Registration Form and mail check to the Nansen Ski Club, PO Box 222, Berlin, NH 03570.
LODGING:Both the Mahoosuc Inn and Dubee Our Guest Bed and Breakfast are available to accommodate racers in Milan. The Stark Village Inn (603-636-2644) is just a short drive away. Gorham would be the next closest lodging if these fill up.
CONTACT:Phoebe Backler: PhoebeBackler@skinansen.com
Trails @ Milan Hill State Park, 427 Milan Hill Road, Milan, NH 03588