Bud Light Mountain Challenge

Snow biker taking part in the Bud Light Mountain Challenge race.

Bud Light Mountain Challenge

March 3 - April 9 | Snowmass & Buttermilk
To all self-proclaimed elite athletes, offbeat competition enthusiasts and general lovers of a good time, Aspen Snowmass is thrilled to host the Bud Light Mountain Challenge March 3rd - April 9th at Snowmass.


All events are free and participants can register on-site. Competitors are invited to partake in any number of challenges but contestants must complete all six events to be crowned a winner of the overall Bud Light Mountain Challenge. Please note that some events require challengers to be 21 years or older due to the presence of alcohol.

Bud Light Mountain Challenge Schedule



DateTime Event NameEvent DescriptionRegistrationCost
3/3/20223PM-5PM Bud Light Bad Axe
Axe Throwing Competition: Competitors will throw an axe at a target, attempting to hit the bull’s eye. Scoring is the same as darts. We will run this event in 3-30 minute single elimination tournaments. And the last 30 minutes will be the finals.
Daly Lane FREE
3/10/20223PM-5PM Bud Light Shoot & ScootSki-Mo style Biathlon event with beginner and intermediate courses available. Using paintball equipment each participant will shoot five targets at each station. Missing the targets has penalties of either added time or an additional loop. Must have your own AT Touring equipment, paintball guns will be provided. Daly Lane FREE
3/17/2022 12:00PM - 4:00PM Ullrhof Games Ullrhof games is a match of the beer drinking titans at Ullrhof Restaurant at Snowmass. Teams compete in traditional games like beer pong, speed quarters, corn hole and stump for prizes and pride. UllrhofFREE
3/24/20223PM-5PMBud Light Beers & GearsFat Bike Banked Slalom Challenge: Banked course with berms and gates. There will be two courses for guests to race against each other. Bikes will be provided for participants that do not have bikes. Helmets are mandatory Top of Skittles Gondola FREE
3/31/20223PM-5PM Bud Light Grip it & Sip itSnow Golf Tournament: A nine-hole course starting at mid-mountain that meanders all the way to the bottom of the ski area. Participants will be provided with one golf club, two tennis balls and a scorecard. Groups of two or four are allowed. Bottom of Village Express FREE
4/3/2022 2PM-4PMBud Light Bad Axe
Axe Throwing Competition: Competitors will throw an axe at a target, attempting to hit the bull’s eye. Scoring is the same as darts. We will run this event in 3-30 minute single elimination tournaments. And the last 30 minutes will be the finals.
Base Area Above Bumps FREE
Cancelled 2PM-4PMBud Light Gelande Quaffing Rocky Mountain ChampionshipsQuaffing: Two teammates stand at the end of 10-foot long bar tops. One slides a beer down the smooth surface and when the glass leaves the table, the other teammate catches the brew mid-flight to quickly guzzle it down. Between each catch, tricks are added, which accumulate more points. FREE