BMT Calendar

Thursday, February 1

NordicTown USA Sprints 

Simplot Lot, 2nd Avenue & Fourth Street, Ketchum 

The NordicTown USA Sprints pit teams of two in a head-to-head freestyle relay format on a 400-meter oval. The event features elite racers from the field, adaptive skiers, as well as top juniors from the Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation. Cash prizes to the top teams. Come join the fun as a participant or spectator. Day of race signup only. Hot drinks and cookies will be provided by Sun Valley Community School. Details, Rick Kapala (208) 726-3899. 

  • 3:30 p.m. Registration and bib pick up 
  • 4:15 p.m. Welcome/Instructions 
  • 4:30 p.m. Youth mass start – 1 lap 
  • 4:45 p.m. Youth mass start – 2 laps 
  • 5:00 p.m. Adaptive class – 4 laps (If enough racers) 
  • 5:15 p.m. Elite class – 6 laps 

Friday, February 2, 10 A.m. – 7 p.m.

Race Bag/Packet Pickup and BMT Expo

Limelight Hotel, Main Street, Ketchum 

All racers should plan on picking up their race bag and packet at the BMT Expo. Each racer receives a souvenir bib, timing chip, race-day details, an official SWIX race hat, and goodies. The BMT Expo features event sponsors, industry insiders, and local vendors. Want to get the lowdown on trails, temps, wax, and equipment from the pros? This is the spot to do it. 

Saturday, February 3, 10 a.m.

Boulder Mountain Tour 

Harriman Trail, Sawtooth National Forest  

The 51st annual Boulder Mountain Tour launches at 10 a.m. on the Harriman Trail. A field of 800 racers will challenge themselves over 34 kilometers. The 15k Charley Course Half-Boulder begins at Baker Creek at 11:30 a.m. Spectators can catch the elite class finish shortly after 11 a.m. at the end of the Harriman Trail located across from SNRA Headquarters. 

Saturday, February 3, 5 P.m. – 7 p.m. 

BMT Awards Celebration and Block Party 

Ketchum Town Square, East Avenue, and Fourth StreetCash prizes will be given to the top three men and women overall, preem winners, and adaptive racers. Commemorative prizes will be presented to the top three males and females in each age class in the Full Boulder, wave champs, and Oldest/Youngest racers. Most Improved skiers will receive the Jon Engen Award given to the man and woman who improve their time the most from the 2023 BMT. Half Boulder prizes go to the fastest skiers overall and class winners. The whole town – and, of course, race participants – are encouraged to celebrate the BMT, cross-country skiing, and our vibrant community at our penultimate party. Food and beverage trucks, awards, and a good time will be highlighted. Party tunes, a huge raffle with great prizes from our generous sponsors and supporters. You must be present to win.

Saturday, February 3, 7ish – 11 P.m. 

Boulder Bash, Whiskeys on Main. Co-hosted by Visit Sun Valley,

Continue the post-race celebration at the newly-refurbished Whiskey’s on Main. Drink specials, dancing and all your favorite friends in one place! Live music with the Kris Lager Band. No cover charge for BMT participants.

Sunday, February 4, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Demo Day at Sun Valley Nordic Center

Free trail passes to all participants. Food and beverage available. Try out the latest and greatest gear from industry representatives.