Vertfest returns to Mt. Bachelor!! Enjoy a full day of uphill skinning and downhill shredding, demos, clinics, vendor village, friends, bonfire, s'mores and other festivities! The main event of VertFest is the uphill race! This challenging, yet fun race is open to all ages and abilities, from the superhuman SkiMo racers to the recreational backcountry enthusiasts out in costume.