The Rangeley Lakes Loppet XXIV  - March 2, 2019

WAX RECOMMENDATIONS from Boulder Nordic:
Temperature is predicted to be in the high teens to low 20's during the event with a surface of packed powder conditions.

Kick:  Sand kick zone and iron in a base binder such as SkiGo X-Strong, Toko Green or Vauhti Super Base.  Apply 3-4 layers of SkiGo HF Violet, Swix V40 Blue Extra or Swix VR40.

Glide: Apply SkiGo LF Graphite, scrape and brush well.  SkiGo HF Blue or Holmenkol Racing Mix Mid or Swix HF6 or 7X.  Scrape and Brush.  Topcoat with SkiGo C105 or C22 block or Rex TK-73.

The 24th annual legendary Rangeley Lakes Loppet will be held Saturday, March 2, 2019. The races are 25k and 50k FreeStyle, 25K Classic, and 25K Touring. Refreshment stations every 8K along the course offer cookies, water, and Hammer Heed® to help you along the way. Bring the family for a weekend of winter fun!

Loppet 2019 course

Ski Change Policy:  There is no ski change allowed

9:05 AM -25K Burt Kettle Classic - mass start

9:45 AM -Skate Race mass start in waves

9:55 AM -Tour

Registration Details: Until 2/10: Race $60, Tour $50

2/11 through 3/1: Race $70, Tour $60 

College- HS Team member $40

Entries close 2/28 at 11:45 PM.
All entries after 2/28 deadline must be in person or by contacting us at 207-864-4309, or

Online registration  SkiReg
Mail in Registration  or to register by phone 207-864-4309

Bib pickup:

3/1    4:30 - 6:30 PM  at RLTC Yurt

3/2   7:00 - 8:45 AM  at RLTC Yurt

Results:  Click Here


Overall trophies/awards will be awarded as soon as we have all 3 winners in each race.  

Based on previous years’ results, overall awards will be presented at approximately:

BURT KETTLE CLASSIC – 11:15AM, 25K – Noon, 50K – 1:00PM 

AGE GROUP AWARDS can be claimed throughout the day, for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each age group. There will be no public presentation. Check posted results. You may claim your AG award at the PRIZE AREA. We will try to post results every 15 minutes or so. This year we are using only 7 age groups. Junior 0-19, Senior 20-29, 30-39,40-49,50-59 60-69 and 70 and up. 

We are part of the NENSA Marathon Series.

RESULTS - Historical