With terrain and views that stand above the rest, the Penticton Ramada Elevator is the best race of it’s kind! Participants will paddle, road bike, run/snowshoe, mountain bike, Nordic ski, hike and finally downhill ski/board across the finish line. A range of categories provides an opportunity for both competitive teams as well as fun loving thrill seekers to compete in one arse kick’n event!

Elevator Race Results 2014 – Race Results 15 – Race Results 2016

Overview of Penticton Ramada Elevator Race

This is a stages race done by solos and a relay teams of up to 7 people.

Sponsors and Volunteers are vital in the success of this event. We appreciate all the community support we have received. Volunteers are always needed even for very short periods of time throughout race day. Please contact us at team@hoodooadventures.ca for more information.

Saturday March 26, 2016

Penticton to Apex Mountain Resort, BC


Relay ground up.


Accommodation and race entry packages are available with the Penticton Ramada.

Race and Stay for as little as $75/person!! If you get in on Early Bird Pricing, participants can register for the race and get their shared accommodation for as little as $75 each!!

Rooms are available for March 25 & 26, 2016 under Penticton Ramada Elevator Race– group code – CGCV16.  Reservations can be made via email at reservations@pentictonramada.com or by phone at 250-492-8926 ext 0 (Speak with the front desk). Please make sure to quote the group code when making the reservation in order to receive the discounted pricing.

Room Rates: March 26, 2016   

Standard 2 Queen Beds $75.00 / night plus taxes
Courtyard Room Ground floor 2 Queen Beds $75.00 / night plus taxes


*Rates are based on double adult occupancy.  An additional $20.00 will be charged starting at the third adult.  Cancellations / Changes can be made up until 48 hours in advance of the arrival date without penalty.

Pre Race Meeting

There will be a pre-race briefing and check in the night before the race at Hoodoo Adventures, 131 Ellis Street at 7pm.

The Cannery Brewing is located right across the street and would love to host you for a beer and nachos before or after the meeting!

All teams must be registered and have checked in by 7:30am race day to receive race bands and review any last minute changes.

Start and Finish

The race starts at 8:30 am at the SS Sicamous on Okanagan Lake. Your race is officially finished once you or your team member crosses the finish line past the gates of the downhill ski being handed an Elevator beverage compliments of Tree Brewery!

Race Course

Click here for a link to our Penticton Ramada Elevator Race Course Map on Google. This map has been created to enable participants to study the course pre-race. Please note that stage finish times may be weather/condition dependant on the day. You will be fully informed of the final times at the race briefing on Saturday night at the Penticton Ramada.

Relay Overview

Paddle Overview
Cyclist Overview
Mountain Run/Snowshoe Overview
Mountain Bike Overview
Nordic Overview
Alpine Overview

Events Pricing

Early Bird Before Dec. 15 Before Jan. 15 Before Feb. 28 Before March 15 After March 15
Solo $105 $140 $175 $210 $250
Team of 2 $135 $170 $205 $240 $280
Team of 3 $190 $225 $260 $295 $345
Team of 4 $220 $255 $290 $300 $400
Team of 5 $250 $285 $320 $355 $500
Team of 6 or 7 $270 $300 $335 $370 $550
Junior Team $115 $130 $150 $175 $200
Student or Junior Solo (University student or under age 18) $80 $110 $140 $175 $200

Kayak Rental Rates

Singles $20

Doubles $40

Pre-race practice rentals available l boats delivered race day

Participant Info


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