Traverse City, Michigan – Travel and Lodging

Crystal Mountain – Spring Fling Luau – March 24, 2012

Bluebird skies, perfectly-groomed slopes, great deals on lift tickets, celebration and fun traditions—come March that’s what skiing and snowboarding at Crystal Mountain is all about! It’s also a time for crazy downhill competition at our 14th Annual Spring Fling!

New this year, we’ve added a slopeside Beach Party with bonfire, Hawaiian costume contest, beach ball volleyball and more.

11am Cardboard Classic* 2pm Kayak Race* 4pm Slush Cup*
Build a cardboard sled using ONLY cardboard and duct tape… decorate it as you’d like, and then race it against others on Cheers! First, second and third place trophies will be awarded for the fastest and most creative sled in the adult (ages 13+) and child (ages 8-12) divisions!

Bottom surface of sled must be cardboard and/or standard gray duct tape only. Use of any other tape or materials will result in disqualification.
Cardboard Classic Official Rules

Race head-to-head down Lower Gorge slope, while in a kayak! Prizes awarded. Two divisions – (ages 13+) & kids (ages 8-12).

Kayaks provided by the
Honor Trading Post.

Ski or snowboard thru a giant pit of icy slush at the base of Loki slope. It’s as much fun to watch as it is to participate! Ribbons awarded to all competitors.

Lift ticket required. Rental equipment will not be available for this event.

*Ages 8+ only (ages 8-12 are required to wear a helmet).
FREE participation for all three activities. Registration is required.
Register at slopeside tent near Lodge deck from 9-11am on day of competition. All participants (18 & over) are required to sign a release form before participating in the event. A parent or guardian must sign for minors (under 18). View & print release form.

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