Stanley, Idaho Special Events

Special Events in Stanley:

THIRTEENTH ANNUAL SAWTOOTH SKI FESTIVAL

DATE: March 7 - 8, 2015

LOCATION: Park Creek Ski Area, Alturas Lake Ski Area, Community Building, Stanley, ID

The Sawtooth Ski Club is hosting their traditional cross-country ski event on Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th.  Park Creek Ski Area kicks off the festivities on Saturday, from 11:00am to 2:00pm.  Poker run participants, skiers and snowshoers follow a fun course, receive poker cards at checkpoints, and return to the beginning where the best poker hand, called at 1:30pm, wins a new pair of snowshoes.  Come enjoy the homemade chili and treats.  Saturday evening from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the Stanley Community Building, enjoy the silent auction and more home cooking at the annual Ski Festival dinner, all the while listening to live music.  On Sunday, the final event of this fundraising weekend will take place at the Alturas Lake Ski Trail. Follow the signs from 11:00am to 3:00pm to the Soup Kitchen Social, where hot soups, breads, beverages, and homemade goodies await. Gather your friends and bring a leash for your pooch and your checkbook for this annual Sawtooth Ski Club fundraising weekend.

Contact & Details

TEL: 208-774-3487

CONTACT: David or Karen

2015 STANLEY SLED DOG RENDEZVOUS

DATE: March 14 - 15, 2015

LOCATION: Start - Mountain Village Resort

Stanley is hosting its sixth annual Sled Dog Rendezvous on Saturday, March 14th and Sunday, March 15th. Check-in for this event begins at 5:00pm on Friday, March 13th, with a Mushers Meeting at 7:00pm at the City of Stanley Community Building. On Saturday, race information and check-in are available from 7:30am at the Mountain Village Restaurant, with races starting at 8:30am. This is a two-day event, with mileage split between Saturday and Sunday (8,20,48 total Mileage/4,10,24 miles per heat/per day). Skijoring will take place over both days. Junior races will be held on Saturday only. Come gather around the bonfire and watch these exuberant dogs and trainers under the backdrop of the Sawtooth Mountains.

Contact & Details

TEL: 208-774-2286

CONTACT: City of Stanley