Special Olympics State Winter Games - Whitefish

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 - Tuesday, March 07, 2017

A highlight of the winter season, the Special Olympics Montana State Winter Games bring together more than 500 Special Olympics athletes and their coaches for three days of winter sports competition at The Whitefish Mountain Resort in Whitefish. Under the guidance of hundreds of volunteer coaches, athletes train on the slopes and trails near their home communities for a minimum of eight weeks prior to the event.

The event also emphasizes an expanded opportunity for athletes to socialize and share gifts, skills and friendships with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. While in Whitefish participants enjoy a dazzling Opening Ceremonies. A traditional dinner and dance marks an evening of fun and socializing for everyone who makes the trip.

Spectators are warmly invited to enjoy the event by attending Opening and Closing Ceremonies and to view competition at the mountain each day. Volunteers are also needed for planning and during the games. Those interested can contact Special Olympics Montana by phone, e-mail, or visit our website.


Mailing Address
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Street Address
3840 Big Mountain Road
Whitefish,  MT 59937

Phone: 406-216-5327
Fax: 406-454-9043
Toll Free: 800-242-6876

Special Olympics Winter Games will be held at Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort, north of Whitefish, Montana.

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8:00am - 7:00pm

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Handicapped Accessible, Information, Parking, Public Restroom

Cross-Country Skiing, Downhill Skiing, Parade, Snowboarding, Snowshoeing, Sporting Event