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Pond Skimming Contest at Gore Mountain

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Hosted By: Gore Mountain
When: Event has passed. Watch this page for updates.
Cost: $5 fee; ticket required

Skim across Gore's huge pond in our annual spring classic! Get goofy, get wet, and have fun!  


  • 9-10:30am  Registration in the Base Lodge
  • 11am  Pond Skimming Begins on The Arena - spectators welcome!
  • Coronation to follow one hour after final splash on the sundeck.  Prizes include winter gear, backpacks, accessories, and more!


  • Pond Kings & Queens (ages 20+) 
  • Pond Princes & Princesses (ages 13-19)
  • Pond Frogs & Frogettes (ages 12 & Under)

Each participant gets one splash. There will be a Costume Judge- the most important of all!  DRESS UP! 
There will also be a judge for Splash, a judge for Skim Distance, and a judge for Overall Performance.  
Costume scores will break any ties, followed by Overall Performance, Splash, & then Skim Distance.

HELMETS are required. Ski poles are not permitted during your run.

A completed release form is required for all participants. Print yours in advance, or fill one out when you get here. Kids- be sure to have your parents sign!

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