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Dachshund Derby

Sunday, October 1st and Sunday, October 15th

Registration is now closed for both race days.

Please note, registration is limited to 35 Dachshunds each day.

All ages of Dachshund and Dachshund mix are welcome, from puppies to seniors to doggies with disabilities! Please arrive at the mountain by 11:30 am to check in at the Hunter Mountain information tent.

Please keep in mind, it takes two! You will need a friend to hold your pup as you are on the winning end, cheering your pooch on.

This is a derby WITH PRIZES! Prizes awarded to derby winner and Best Costume!

Please note that the Dachshund Derby depends on sufficient participation level, so tell all your friends!

Advanced registration is required for this event. On the day of the event, you will need to check in at Guest Services on the first floor of the Base Lodge.


Dachshunds racing in the Doxie Derby at Hunter Mountain's German Alps FestDoxies lined up at starting gate for Doxie Derby at Hunter Mountain's German Alps Fest