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Pinnacle Orthopedics Community Race Series

January 14, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Nordic racers crossing a bridge on Mike's Mile trail near Crested Butte
Pinnacle Orthopedics color logo

Join us for these fun, welcoming community races!

The CB Nordic and Pinnacle Orthopedics Community Races are a fun way to get outside, get some exercise, meet new people, and challenge yourself. Each week is a different format with races ranging from 5K to 15K in both skate and classic. Every week a kids’ race is offered as well, with 1K and 3K options. Every race you do you acquire points, and at the end of the series we’ll award the winner of the most points.


Adult Races Pre-Registration – $20

Adult Races Day-of Registration – $25

Youth Races (1k/3K) – Free


Crested Butte Nordic Season Pass Holders receive a 10% discount. Email [email protected] for the code.

Help us be more environmentally sustainable! Bring your own cup or water bottle for the hydration we provide.

Youth racers sporting new race bibs for Crested Butte Nordic
Skiers leaving the start in a CB Nordic Citizens Series race

2022-2023 Community Race Dates

Race #1

Sunday, November 27 – Thanksgiving Camp


Given the lack of snow in town, we’re converting this race to a 5K Fun Run!

The run will start and finish at the Rec Path Bridge on Tenth street between Teocalli and Butte Ave.
Registration and bib pick up will be at the bridge, starting at 9:00 a.m.
The kids 1k and 3k will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the 5k run will begin at 10:00 a.m.

Race #2

Saturday, December 10


The Bench/Ruthie’s Run

8:30 – Bib Pick-up at CB Nordic Center (620 Second St.)

9:30 – Kids 1K and 3K

10:00 – Adults 5K Classic

Race #3

Saturday, January 14


The Gronk

9:00 – Bib Pick-up at the Gronk

9:30 – Kids 1K and 3K

10:00 – Adults 10K Freestyle

Race #4

Saturday, January 21


Town Ranch

9:00 – Bib Pick-up at Town Ranch

9:30 – Kids 1K and 3K

10:00 – Adults 15K Freestyle

Race #5

Saturday, February 11 – Last Race & Series Party


Magic Meadows Yurt

10:00 – Bib Pick-up at the Yurt

10:30 – Kids

11:00 – Adults 10K Relay

Post-race Series Celebration

Join us after the race for the Series Award Ceremony and Party.

Beer, cocoa, soup, and cookies will be served.

Giveaway for CB Nordic apparel and swag.

Series winners will receive a custom metal pint glass for adults and kids will receive a special award.

Mass start of a Pinnacles Orthopaedics Community Series race near Crested Butte
Youth competitors at the start of a race near Crested Butte

Congratulations to the 2023 Pinnacle Orthopedics Community Race Series Top Finishers

Brian Smith

Lara Hamilton

Top Youth 

Brie Bender

Grady Ezzell

Thank you to

LIV Sothebys black and white logo

for supporting the Community Race Series


January 14, 2023
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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