Come out and romp on the trails that are famous for skiing! 

The Birch Hill Trail Run will be held on Saturday, May 27, starting at 10 a.m. The race will be held on the beautiful, rolling ski trails at Birch Hill Recreation Area. Entrants can choose to run either 5 or 10 kilometers. 

People who register early will get rewarded. The first 152 entrants will receive a stainless steel water bottle, with a cool race logo! Online registration only. Prices are below.

  • Early registration (ends May 14): youth (17 & under): $15, adults $20
  • Regular registration (ends May 24): youth $20, adults $25
  • Last minute registration (day of race): youth $25, adults $30      

Click on the "Read More" button for more information and to see the course map.

      The race is being sponsored by the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks and serves as a fundraiser for FXC, the club’s junior race-training program. 

      Bib pick-up will be May 24, 5-7 p.m. at Goldstream Sports (711 Sheep Creek Road; 455-6520).

      For more information contact Kim Troxel at troxelkim (at)

Register here: