Cardboard Box Downhill Derby

Cardboard Box Derby
All ages welcome in this FREE Event!

Get creative with cardboard for the annual Cardboard Box Downhill Derby! Using only cardboard, string, tape and glue, prove your cardboard carpentry by building the fastest sled in town!

Prizes will be given for top three fastest sleds and the best three designs. Get your household team of 1-4 people together to see if you can out-design, out-wit and out-sled the others.

Great prizing and fun for the whole family!


Registration & Schedule


To register your sled, please email Include your team name & how many team members

  • 11:00am – 1:00pm: Check-In @ the Banded Peak Base Camp
  • 1:30pm: Races start (Learning Area)
  • 3:00pm: Awards (Learning Area)

Format, Rules & Sled Disposal

  • Helmets are mandatory for everyone riding in the sled.
  • Sled can be given a push by someone on your team, but only up until the line drawn on the snow. From there on, the sled must make it down without any assistance!
  • Only cardboard, string, tape & glue can be used in your creation.
Sled Disposal

After the event is complete, please take your sled creation home with you or dispose of it in the cardboard recycling bin provided. Please do not leave your sled in the base area. Thank you for your cooperation!

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