tco ski rennet race day

Racers and spectators are encouraged to cheer on the competitors and join an all-day party on Saturday. Racers should plan to arrive at least 30-45 minutes prior to their race start. Register for the race

Course Maps

10K and 26K full course
10K and 26K alternate* course map
High School 6K course
Junior courses
Para 2K course
2K, 4K Pulk and 10K Skijor course

*Should there be insufficient snow on the natural snow trails, the 26K and 10K races will use an alternate route on snowmaking trails; please note that the alternate 26K course will be 22K.


Friday, January 18

6:00 PM: Pioneer Midwest High School Rennet

Saturday, January 19

7:30 AM: Registration opens for all races
8:30 AM: Gear West 26K Classic Wave Start
8:35 AM: Hoigaard's 26K Freestyle Start (2 waves 3 minutes apart)
11:00 AM: Boulder Nordic Sport 10K Classic Start
11:05 AM: Boulder Nordic Sport 10K Freestyle Start
11:50 AM: 2K Para Nordic Cup Start
Noon: Finn Sisu Youth/Junior Start (4 waves based on age 3 minutes apart)
1:00 PM: 10K Skijor Start
1:15 PM: 10K Skijor Pulk Start
1:30 PM: 3K Skijor Start
3:00–5:00 PM: Fat Bike Starts

Skijoring Race Rules

If you are participating in a skijoring race, please review the skijoring race rules prior to the event. 


There is no fee to park. Consider carpooling to help with congestion and reduce vehicle emissions. 

Parking is very limited at Hyland Lake Park Reserve. Skiers are encouraged to arrive early, park in the Katun Corporation lot and shuttle to Hyland. Get directions to Katun Corporation. The shuttle runs every 10 minutes from 7:00 AM-3:00 PM. Note: The shuttle is not available for skijor racers.

Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up is available at a location chosen by the racer during registration on the Wednesday evening and Thursday before the event. Race day packet pick-up at Hyland Lake Park Reserve is also available. Packet pick-up locations may not be changed.

  • Boulder Nordic Sport (Bloomington)
  • Finn Sisu (Lauderdale)
  • Gear West (Long Lake)
  • Hoigaard's (St. Louis Park)
  • Pioneer Midwest (Osseo)

Zero Waste Event

Three Rivers is committed to lessening our impact on the environment by reducing the amount of waste generated at events. The goal of the TCO Ski Rennet is to have less than 1 ounce of trash per participant.