Youth Racing Events/Programs

2022 – 2023 Season Race Schedule

January 21st and 22nd NAGY USSA Race

January 28th and 29th 2022 College Race

February 9th – February 12th FIS Slalom Qualifier 

February 17th – 20th High School State Meet

March 4th and 5th Spring Fling

*Please note that Mt. La Crosse is just the location for these races and we do not run them.

Nastar 2022-2023

NASTAR offers a fun, no-pressure way to add an element of racing to your ski game! Compare your score to friends and people from all over the country using NASTAR’s handicap system of scoring.  Medals awarded day of race in several age categories.  Register at for the season, then get signed up on race days at Mt. La Crosse before noon to get on the run list.

Race time: 1:00 pm (sign up ends at noon!)

Entry fee per race (2 runs):  21 and older: $10   under 21: $7

a valid lift ticket is required to race NASTAR – costs will vary

2023 NASTAR Schedule:

Saturday/Sunday January 7th/8th

Saturday/Sunday January 14th/15th

Saturday/Sunday February 4th/5th

2023 Sunday Slalom Schedule

Follow up NASTAR with Mt. La Crosse’s own  Sunday Slalom race!  Starts at 2 pm

Sunday January 8th

Sunday January 15th 

Sunday February 5th

Entry Fee per race: $10 

2022-2023 Race Programs 

Youth Racing Programs at Mt. La Crosse


Level: Beginner, Ages 5+

Learn the basics of racing and ski techniques that will provide a good base for future racing.

Skills Required: stopping, turning, ability to ride the chairlift unassisted.


Time: 10 am-Noon

Cost: $187

*Season Pass or valid daily lift ticket required to participate.


Level: Intermediate, Ages 7+

Graduates of Hans’ Kids, or skiers with some race experience will learn more about ski technique and racing in gates.

**Some NASTAR races included during class-time. 

Skills Required: stopping, turning, ability to ride the chairlift unassisted.

Dates: Saturdays, January – February 


Time: 1 pm – 3 pm

Cost: $227

*Season Pass or valid daily lift ticket required to participate.

Coulee Alpine Racing (formerly Mt La Crosse Ski Team)

Developmental Team-Training-Traveling-USSA F.I.S.

Coulee Alpine Racing (CAR) is a parent-run organization that offers several programs for intermediate through expert-level youth ski racers. 

All CAR program fees are payable directly to the CAR. A current, valid season pass at Mt. La Crosse is required for participation (Payable to Mt. La Crosse).

A complete list of CAR programs and information can be found at Coulee Alpine Racing 



Students in grades 9-12 can race for their high school. Participating area high schools compete against one another at weekly conference races at Mt. La Crosse and in one or two invitational races at other host sites. Participants must have a current Mt. La Crosse season pass and must be comfortable navigating intermediate slopes. 

Visit for further details and FAQ’s.

WIARA State High School Competition: February 17th – 20th, 2023