Yetis and Fat Bikes: Good Times in Ogden This Week

By Snow Travelista \ February 23 2016

The action is in Ogden this week. From the National Fat Bike Championship to a party honoring a big hairy guy (the Wasatch Yeti Bash), there’s a lot to get excited about.

Grab your calendar and mark these dates as fun time!

Wednesday, February 24

3-9 pm | Ladies Night Finale with SheShreds at Powder Mountain

$15 lift ticket for the ladies

 

Thursday, February 25

7 pm | Peery's Egyptian Theater Presents Warren Miller's Streif: One Hell of a Ride

Now celebrating its 75th anniversary, the annual Hahnenkamm race in Kitzbühel, Austria, has produced unforgettable triumphs and heartrending tragedies, a heritage that is full of myths and legends.

$15 in advance $18 day of

 

Friday, February 26

4-9 pm | Wasatch Yeti Bash

Ice Sculpture | Live Performances | Interactive Activities & More!

 

12-6 pm | Fat Bike Expo at the Courtyard by Marriott | FREE

4-7 pm | Nurture the Creative Mind Winter Arts Market | FREE - Artwork For Purchase

5 pm | Community Bike Ride and Fat Bike demos | FREE

5:30 pm | Dance performance by The Movement Dance Company

6 pm | Yeti Yoga by AndShesDopeToo | FREE

7 pm | Insta-Meet/Yeti Crawl on Historic 25th Street | Meet up with the Historic 25th Street Crew for a yeti hunt and pub crawl instameet. Find us in the northwest corner of the municipal gardens (look for the big yeti with a sign) at 7:00 p.m. We'll give you a scavenger hunt map and meetup locations. Yetis beware: the hunt is on!

 

Saturday, February 27

9-1 pm | USA Cycling Fat Bike National Championships at Powder Mountain

The 2016 USA Cycling Fat Bike Championships will take amateurs twelve miles across Powder Mountain's Hidden Lake area terrain while pro and open class riders will compete over 18 miles. The atmosphere will also include free fat bike demos.

Spectators are FREE

 

1-5 pm | US Snowshoe Championships 5&10K at Powder Mountain

Spectators are FREE

 

Sunday, February 28

9 am | US Snowshoe Championships Half & Full Marathon at Snowbasin Resort

Spectators are FREE


Looking ahead…

Saturday, March 5 |

X-Trifecta Winter Triathlon. Shred, Ped, and Tread at PowMow!

The inaugural X-Trifecta Winter Triathlon elevates Ogden even higher as a winter endurance-sport destination.

 

Participants will ride down and up the mountain into the transition area and switch into running gear. They will then do the run leg around the ski resort back to the transition area to change gears and finish the race on skis or snowboard. 

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