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Andover Winter Carnival

March 2 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pineland Ski & Outing Club

Andover Winter Carnival

Location:        Andover Elementary School at 85 Pine Street, Andover, ME 04216

Date:              Saturday March 2nd, 2019

The Pineland Ski and Outing Club is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the Andover Winter Carnival. This event caters to cross country ski, sledding and snowshoe enthusiasts of all ages. There series of events for the day. Free events include sledding, guided ski and snowshoe tours of the Akers Family trails, “self-ie” scavenger hunt, and fun agility course to test maneuverability for all ages. Fee events are the 2 person team sprints (ages 14 and under) and the “Bumps Run,” an interval start downhill cross country ski challenge for all ages. Both of the fee events are $5.00 each per person. Online registration can be found at https://www.skireg.com/andover-winter-carnival, there will also be registration available at the event. Teams can email run orders to [email protected], please do so by 2/28/2019 at 6:00pm. Checks can be made to Pineland Ski & Outing Club. See the following schedule for details:


8:00am-9:30am         Registration and bib pickup at Andover Elementary School

9:00am-3:00pm         “Self-ie” scavenger hunt, agility course, touring trails open

9:30-10:30am             Team Sprints, start/finish by the “bog” at the Akers Family Trails

10:30am                     Ski and Snowshoe Tours depart from Andover Elementary School

10:40am                     Ski and Snowshoe Tours depart from Relay start/finish

Noon-1:00pm            Lunch break – the 5th grade class is hosting a chili/chowder cook-off, with samples available at 6 for $5.00. Cups available for $3.00 and bowls for $5.00. Bottled water is $1.00. Baked goods available for purchase as well. All proceeds help support their end of the year field trip.

1:30pm                       Bumps Run starts


Please note that the Akers Family trails are fun, narrow, old fashioned classical skiing trails only. We look forward to seeing you at this family friendly event! For more information follow us on Facebook (Pineland Ski & Outing Club) or contact Fred Bailey the event coordinator: [email protected] or (207) 418-0840.

Pineland Ski & Outing Club

P.O. Box 293

Andover, ME 04216


March 2
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


Fred Bailey
(207) 418-0840


Pineland Ski & Outing Club
Andover, ME 04216 United States + Google Map
(207) 418-0840