Schedule of Events


The Cote Dame Marie Loppet is presented by The Grayling Rotary Club and Grayling Recreation Authority.

This exciting Nordic Skiing Adventure will take you through the scenic hardwood trails of Hanson Hills Recreation Area, located in Grayling, Michigan

Race Features: 

Rolling Course with outstanding grooming Professional Timing to ensure immediate and accurate results.   

Michigan Cup Men's Division-26km freestyle, and Women's -13km freestyle Michigan Cup points events.   

Free Saturday Afternoon Night Kids Race- 1-3km 1pm-2:00pm @ Northbound Outfitters.   

Citizens Divisions-For those new to skiing, a 7.5 km course with both Skate and Classic categories. "Fun for All!!"   Custom Gift to the first 250 entrants. There's much to see here. So, take your time, look around, and learn all there is to know about us. We hope you enjoy our site and take a moment to drop us a line.


Schedule of Events


Registration Includes:  
RACE, Professional Timing, Custom Gift to first 250 participants, Age Group Awards.

Pre-Registration Deadline: (Jan 15, 2020)
Michigan Cup Racers: $35  (19-under: $20)
Juniors & Citizen Racers: $20

High School/Youth Teams 

(Please Call for Team Pricing 989-348-9266)

Day of Registration:
Michigan Cup Racers: $45
Juniors & Citizen Racers: $20

Registration Form

Online Registration 

Course Maps:

Men's 26.4 KM

Women's 13.3 KM

Citizen's & Juniors 7.5KM

2020 Racer Information Packet

Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events


Pre Race Meal Special:  (6am-3pm) Grayling Restaurant $5 "Lumber Jack" Special:  Two fresh eggs*& toast nestled with your choice of crispy hash browns or American fries and choice of pork sausage, Polish sausage, ham, bacon, smoked chop or Canadian bacon

Registration/Packet Pick-up: 

  7:00am-9:30am Late Reg/Packet Pick up

Michigan Cup Points Races:
10:00am MEN 26K Start
10:03am  WOMEN 13K Start
10:10am Juniors Race 7.5K Start

Citizens Races:
10:15am  MEN 7.5K Skate Start
10:17am WOMEN 7.5K Skate Start
10:19am  MEN 7.5K Classic Start
      &  WOMEN 7.5K Classic Start

Awards will be handed out as results are posted.

Post Race Meal Specials:  Menu included in Racer information Packet.

Grayling Restaurant

Spikes Keg 'O' Nails

Paddle Hard Brewing

Tinkers Junction

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Kids Race** @ Northbound Outfitters (Corner of M-72 and Old Lake Rd)

**Kids will recieve MI-Cup participation points.
1:00pm-2:00pm Kids Race Registration 

@ Northbound Outfitters 

(Free Entry, Ages 15-under, Awards to all Participants)
1:30pm  Kids Race Start 1-3km