The SISU Ski Fest is comprised of 4 ski events, the 31K SISU Ski Race, 15K Heikki Lunta Ski Race, Hauska Hiihto 5K Ski, and Depot Dash. Participants “Finnish” in downtown Ironwood. Skiers ski through historic mining areas, past scenic bluffs, and along the Montreal River. Commemorative SISU souvenirs for the first 500 42K and 21K racers to sign up, and there are locally crafted age group awards. After the race, all gather at the historic Ironwood Memorial Building auditorium for traditional “Yooper” fare!