Attitash To Host The Annual Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge Race

By AlpineZone News |
Feb 26 2007 - 01:50 PM

BARTLETT, New Hampshire — The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge Race is coming to Attitash over the New Hampshire vacation week on Wednesday, February 28. The race is free to all skiers and riders holding a valid lift ticket for that day or a season pass.

The race is open to skiers and boarders of all ages and abilities with over 30 race categories. The top three racers in each category will be given free lift tickets to participate in the Finals being held in March.

Registration starts at 8 AM in the Attitash Base Lodge. The race will take place between 11 AM and 1 PM on the Competition Slope.

Mountain Dew representatives will be on site throughout the day providing interactive games, raffle prizes, music and free Mountain Dew.

Attitash is in the White Mountains of New Hampshire on Rt. 302, outside North Conway in Bartlett. During the winter Attitash offers 70 trails representing 22 miles of skiing and riding on 280 acres. In the summer its guests may enjoy North America’s longest Alpine Slides, waterslides, the Scenic Sky Ride, lift-serviced mountain biking, climbing wall, EuroBungy Trampoline, horseback rides, driving range and Skate Park.