Detroit Mountain Polar Fest 2020

Polar Fest

Detroit Mountain February 7 – 18th 2020

Please download forms, fill out and mail registration and payment. Any question please email or call 218-844-7669

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SNOway Registration


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Polarpalooza Team Tubing Registration


2020 Events

Friday, February 8th

Live Music Friday

6:30pm-9:00pm Live Music by Rick Adams in Ace’s Wild Saloon at Detroit Mountain. No cover charge.

Sunday, February 9th

SnoWay but Up at 9:00am & SnoWay but Round at 9:30am

SnoWay but Up running race anything goes (except wheels and motors!) on this 2-3 mile loop up, down, and around Detroit Mountain. You pick your mode of travel. Ski it, run it, snowshoe it, or try a combination. Register in advance online or day of, registration day of starts at 8:15am, race begins at 9:00am

SnoWay but Round Fat Bike Race. Rather roll than run? Bring your fat bike (3.5″ or wider tire) out for this winter event. The course will use a combination of our bike and nordic trails. 3 mile course, with choice of 1 loop or 2 loop course. Race loops may vary based on race day. $25 pre-registration or $30 same day registration 8:15am-9am. Race start 9:30am

Pre-Registration Fee $25
Race Day Fee $30
Pre-Register for Both Events $30
Race Day Both Events $40

Monday, February 10th

Monday Madness pricing from 4pm-9pm

$29 for Lift Ticket and Rentals or $17 for Lift Ticket only.

Tuesday, February 11th

Trees & Climate Change in Minnesota

Speaker Dr. Lee Frelich (University of Minnesota) is a world renowned expert of forest ecology and has been studying Minnesota’s forests for the last 30+ years. This program is free and open to the public.

Event by Prairie Woods Chapter – IWLA & West Central Climate Action

Wednesday, February 12th

Polarpalooza Tubing Races

  • Business Teams or Families groups of 4 people
  • Team Check in anytime after 5pm, but before 6pm, Practice runs from 5pm-6pm
  • Race starts promptly at 6:15pm and continues in a double elimination format
  • Awards Post Race
  • Prizes for top three team finishers and top two team costumes
  • Funds go to our Ski Angel Program. Ski Angel Program supplies not only access to the mountain but also equipment and lessons through a scholarship program as well as providing lift tickets to the Boys & Girls club, Kinship Program, DL School District and Becker County.
  • Registration Fee January 1 – January 31st $100
  • Registration Fee Feb. 1st – Feb. 11th $150
  • Registration will close Tuesday, February 11th

Friday, February 14th

Date Night! Live Music Friday

6:30pm-9:00pm Open Mic Night in Ace’s Wild Saloon at Detroit Mountain. No cover charge.

Friday, February 14th

Fat Bike Friday!

Try Fat Biking! Discounted Fat Bike Rentals.

$20 Fat Bike Rental includes Helmet & Trail Pass