The return of warm weather has brought back a slew of all-ages outdoor events at Canyons Resort. In its third year, Canyons will be hosting Gnu, Guts & Glory, a freeride contest held in upper Canis Lupus that features a jib-tastic course full of hips, log rails and other natural features, on Sunday March 16. Cash prizes and swag are up for grabs at this snowboard-only event, which is free for all willing participants. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. at One Sweet Ride in the resort plaza, with the event beginning at 12:00 p.m.

The full event schedule is as follows:



Registration: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. in One Sweet Ride shop

Course Inspection: 10:30 a.m. 

Riders’ Meeting: 11:45 a.m., top of course

Event Start: 12:00 p.m.

Awards: Immediately following

Free Concert: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Following Gnu, Guts & Glory, a free concert in the base village will wrap up the day, with musical riffs performed by The Drunken Hearts, as part of the free Spring Concert Series at Canyons. The Drunken Hearts will perform a set of country-rock tunes from 3-5:00 p.m. in the resort village.



For more info, visit Canyons' website.