Kirkwood’s 19th Annual Legendary Banked Slalom event is set to take place on April 13th and 14th and is sure to be an exciting event you don’t want to miss. Watch or participate in this no-holds-barred race through Snowsnake Gully. This contest is a local favorite where skiers and riders battle it out against industry pros.

Any skier, snowboarder or snowskater, ages five and up can enter. All ability levels are welcome to participate.

The contest will be split between the following categories:

  • Pro Women (all ages)
  • Pro Men (all ages)
  • Pro Snowskate
  • Men’s Amateur A (ages 20-29)
  • Men’s Amateur B (16-19)
  • Women’s Amateur (20-29)
  • Women’s Amateur (16-19)
  • Grand Masters (50+)
  • Masters (30-49)
  • Women Masters (30-49)
  • Juniors (12-15)
  • Next Generation (11 & under)


Masters, juniors and women’s amateur racers are set to hit the gates on Saturday, and pro categories and men’s amateur racers are set for Sunday.

Registration will take place in the Fishbowl (upstairs at The Lodge, next to the Wall Bar) and the cost is $30 for pro categories and $20 for masters, juniors and amateurs. You can sign up on Friday from 3-5 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday from 7-9 a.m.

Lift tickets will be available for $30 to competitors, and anyone 18 and under must have a parent/guardian signed release.

For more information on the event, call 800.967.7500.