Chama Chile Ski Classic

Ski Classic Day 2

Ski Race and Fun Winter Activities




Event Details

Sunday, January 20th:

  • 7:00 am-12 noon Breakfast Buffet at the High Country Restaurant


  • 7:30 am-9:30 am – Registration at the High Country Restaurant


  • 8:30 am-10:30 pm – Race Site Registration, cut-off for registration 9:15 am for 10 K racers and 10:30 am for 5 K races


  • 9:45 am – 10K Racers must be in Staging Area at Race Site.


  • 10:00 am – 10K Classic Style Race Begins.


  • 11:00 am – 5K Classic Style Racers and 5K Snowshoers must be in Staging Area at Race Site.


  • 11:15 am – 5K Classic Style Race mass start begins followed shortly by the 5K Snowshoe racer mass start.

Costume Contest will be ongoing throughout the races.  Judges will be looking at costumes before and during races.   To enter the contest, racers must be in costume during the race!!

Race Results will be posted as soon as we calculate them at the High Country Restaurant.

  • 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm, Chile/Chili Contest, Cost:  $5

Taste the best Chile or Chili(green, red, Texas style or other styles) that Chama has to offer!  Come and try out Northern New Mexico's finest and help decide the winner!  Tortillas and cornbread also provided.
Location:  Senior/Community Center at the corner of Hwy 64/84 & Hwy. 17.  Look for the signs.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the best chili or chile!!

  • 2:00-4:00 pm  Live Music at the High Country Restaurant, free stew & hot drinks


  • 4:00 pm Chile Ski Classic Awards Ceremony at the High Country Restaurant in the back room.   Live Music, door prizes & food.  Music before and after the Awards Ceremony. 
  • 5:00-7:00 pm Live Music at the High Country Restaurant