Registration and Info

To register to participate in this year’s Ben Myers Ridge-A-Thon click the red button below.

Raise Funds Online

How to Raise the Ridge for Community Health in 2022:

Register to participate! Registration and fundraising are now open!

Get the word out to your circles and raise some funds for community health!

Document your challenge (take photos and/or videos of your efforts) and share with the world on Facebook and Instagram – Mention @raisetheridge and tag your posts #benmyers #teamben #ridge-a-thon #raisetheridge #skitaos #taoscommunityfoundation to be eligible for our top prizes!

Two Challenge Categories:

Extreme Ridge Challenger

Extreme Ridge Challengers work toward completion of a menu of runs in the hike-to terrain in Taos Ski Valley gaining a tally for each run toward the total # of runs. Runs will by tallied for 2022  and does determine prize picks and bragging rights.

What you get:

  • Big Kahuna Raffle (top valued prizes – by chance)
  • 26th Anniversary T-Shirt
  • Publication of your results
  • Appreciation from your community
  • A wicked sense of accomplishment

Ridge Raiser

For Ridge-Raisers, the emphasis is on competitive fundraising, rather than run-taking, but participants will take at least one run in the hike-to terrain to prove their mettle in the Ridge-A-Thon.

What you get: 
  • Big Kahuna Raffle (top valued prizes – by chance)
  • 26th Anniversary T-shirt
  • Publication of your results
  • Appreciation from your community
  • A wicked sense of accomplishment

How to Start: To participate in the Ridge-A-Thon you will need to register for the event. You’ll give your info, and pick a challenge category. Then you’ll create your profile, add your story, your personal challenge and fundraising goal (be ambitious!) and your images, and start to engage your network! See our Tools For Participants page for more fundraising tips. Give yourself as much time as you can to collect donations, the more you get, the more rewarding it will be to participate.

How We Reward You: The Kahuna raffle for those competing in Extreme or Ridge Raiser categories means a chance to win great ski industry prizes. We have been collecting awesome prizes to share with those who smash their challenges from folks like Boot Doctor and Cottam’s/Christy Sports, Tecnica, K2, Pret, and more.