The Pioneer Race Series is for any group of 5-12 skiers who enjoy lighthearted competition, fun apres-ski parties at the Trail's End Tavern and lots of great giveaways!

  • Pioneer Race Series hats
  • 2019 Pioneer Race Series Winning First Place Team
  • 2019 Pioneer Race Series Second Place Team
  • 2019 Pioneer Race Series Third Place Team

Individual participants will be matched up with others to form teams. Sponsored by Moat Mountain and Mountain Dew and additional support provided by the Conway Daily Sun.


2020 Race Schedule & Results

Week #1 January 6 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #2 January 13 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #3 January 27 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #4 February 3 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #5 February 10 - Slalom - Race Results


Week #6 February 24 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #7 March 2 - Giant Slalom - Race Results


Week #8 March 9 - Super Giant Slalom - Race Not Completed Due To Course Deterioration - Race Results


Week #9 March 16 - Giant Slalom & Banquet - This Week's Results Will Count


How to Get Involved

Any group of 5-12 skiers, snowboarders, or telemark skiers of any ability may form a team. Individuals may also register and will be placed on a team.


Pioneer Perks:

  • All day lift ticket.
  • Two runs on the race course
  • Apres ski party in the Trail’s End Tavern with bar bites, beer specials and more.
  • End-of-the-season banquet and awards party.
  • Lighthearted competition.


When It Happens

Mondays, starting January 6 - March 16, 2020 (excludes 1/20 & 2/17) 

Pioneer racers can ski and ride all day, and the Pioneer course is open from 12-4 p.m. Timed runs for adults begin at Noon, racers under 21 begin at 1 p.m.

Registration Fees

The cost for the entire season of Pioneer racing is $89 for an individual ($95 after 1/3/20) or $900 for a team of 12 ($1020* after 1/3/20)*Captain must complete and return team registration form with payment. King Pine season passholders are $55 each. Register and pay by Friday, January 3, 2020 and avoid the price increase.  Add more value by registering your team early to ski free Monday, December 16 & 23 prior to start of Pioneer Race season on Monday, January 6.

2020 Individual Registration Form (PDF)


Series Grand Prizes

New for 2020, the winning team will have arrangements made to receive tickets to a show/concert at Meadowbrook!


Need Some Practice?

Race clinics may be offered throughout the season. Advanced registration will be required. Teams are welcome to participate as a group. 
Email if you are interested.


Recreational Racing

On Saturday, March 14, 2020 the Vertical Challenge will be at King Pine. Pioneer racers are invited to participate. The Vertical Challenge race is FREE, but you must purchase a lift ticket to participate. Tons of great prizes, giveaways and free samples all day long!