Winter is here and the snow has been plentiful! And with that, we are excited to announce the return of HillFest at Powder Mountain, set for April 7-9, 2023. This year the snowmobile hillclimb race and live music festival produced by Triple Crown Sports and RMSHA will celebrate the epic season that Powder Mountain has had, which means terrain will also be open for skiing and snowboarding. The 2023 HillFest snowmobile race will also be streamed live by FloRacing.
HillFest boasts three days of hillclimb races, featuring some of the sport’s top athletes, including the legendary Keith Curtis, 2022 Racer of the Year Cole Thomas, Riley Kincaid, Jay Mentaberry, Tiffany McWilliams and more, representing top manufacturers and outfitters Polaris, Ski-Doo, Arctic Cat, Klim, Pure Adrenaline, and more.
Music starts at Noon each day, and this year’s lineup featuring performances from The California Honeydrops, Duane Betts, Daniel Donato’s Cosmic Country, Moontricks, Cycles, Dead Floyd, Cousin Curtiss, comedy-music duo Ginger Whale, and locals The Proper Way.
LODGING INFORMATION We have negotiated pricing on mountain, Eden, and downtown Ogden. Discounts apply to all hotels and on-mountain lodging until March 7th, so be sure to book early! Check out our Lodging page.
PARKING Parking will be extremely limited due to the size of the athlete snowmobile trailers on-site. There will be general car parking up at Hidden Lake lot ONLY. Both Timberline and Sundown lots will be closed to ski and spectator parking.
UTA Bus Extended Service Triple Crown Sports and Powder Mountain have confirmed that UTA Bus Service will extend service for the weekend of HillFest (April 7th-9th). We strongly encourage the use of UTA Shuttle to and from downtown Ogden and Powder Mountain, including Eden. Bus Schedule - (UTA Bus Schedule). The UTA Shuttle is only $5 for one-way service!!!
There will also be FREE parking at the UTA Park & Ride across the street from Snowcrest Jr. High School in Eden (2755 N. Highway 162 - Eden, UT 84310) with UTA shuttle service to and from Powder Mountain.
CREDIT CARD ONLY HillFest Gate/Entry Ticket Purchases, Bar, and Merchandise will all be Credit Card Only transactions. Food Vendor Trucks will be accepting cash, but credit is preferred. Please plan accordingly.
FREE WATER In an effort to keep the event as green a possible and to provide patrons with drinking water, we encourage all attendees to bring water bottles to HillFest. Water taps will be located in the festival / event area.