Black & White Two Peak Challenge
ElevationAscent: 2,693' 821 m
Descent: -2,484' -757 m
High: 2,284' 696 m
Low: 730' 222 m
GradeAvg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 37% (20°)
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“A challenging 2 peak trail run with scenic outlooks”— Bob Arsenault
Featured Race - Sep 23, 2018
Black Mountain Ski Resort is excited to announce a new event that will test the best of athletes as well as provide a fun day for outdoor enthusiasts. Racers can set out to attain personal goals, while people who simply enjoy the outdoors can savor great scenic views and have some fun along the way.
begins at 7 am in the Black Mountain Ski Resort base lodge located at 39 Glover Rd in Rumford
Maine. From there, transportation will be provided for a short 25 minute ride to the starting
point located on the East Andover road. Race will start at 9am sharp just off the road at the
trailhead. Water and facilities will be provided.
open ledge area with incredible views. From there, you'll descend to the valley floor
before beginning the climb to the summit of Black Mountain. At this point you'll circle the
large communication tower at the top that has views in all directions.
From this point, you'll begin the descent to the top of the Black Mountain Ski Area lift and proceed down the acclaimed Allagash ski trail. You'll be maneuvering in and out of the ski glades created by our own famous Angry Beavers. The trail will take you onto the Chisholm Ski Club cross country trails and finish under the bridge in front of the base lodge. Timing for the event will be provided by the Chisholm Ski Club and will have split times for all athletes along the way. Results will be posted and can be viewed shortly after the event atchisholmskiclub.org or skiblackmountain.com
Award presentations will take place shortly after the race (specific time TBD). Categories include verall fastest men, women with winners in all age brackets. Entertainment will be provided at the base lodge from 10 to 2pm with music, BBQ and more. Title sponsors for this event are Marleys Beverage Company and Allagash Brewery so look out for surprises and prizes!
Land Manager: Mahoosuc Land Trust