33rd Denali State Bank Sonot Kkaazoot


Athabaskan: Sonot (pronounced “SAW NOT”, “springtime”) Kkaazoot (“to slide your feet across the snow”)

 Save the date: Saturday, 28 March 2020

50 and 20 km freestyle events starting and ending on the Chena River.

More information will be provided in the fall.


Thanks to all the skiers and volunteers who made the 32nd Denali State Bank Sonot Kkaazoot a huge success.

Congratulations to our 30 km and 10 km winners, all of whom traveled 50 miles or more  on race day:

30 km 

Eric Packer, 28, Anchorage,   1:12:12.9

Marine Dusser, 30, Anchorage, 1:22:53.7

9.5 km

Andrew Stringfellow, 16, Nenana,  24:36.5

Georgianna Fischer, 16, Bozeman, MT, 28:27.8

QUESTIONS:  contact@sonotkkaazoot.org

Sonot 2015 start_sm

Photo of the 2015 start by Chris Hemming

Banner photo courtesy of Retrospection Image.