International 500 Snowmobile Race

Race around the only 1-mile high-banked oval ice track in the world!

International 500 Snowmobile Race

The International 500 Snowmobile Race is not just Michigan’s most thrilling experience for riders and motorsport fans of all kinds, it’s the most grueling and prestigious snowmobile race in the world!

Since 1969, hundreds of thousands of diehard snowmobile and winter-sports enthusiasts have journeyed to Sault Ste. Marie, MI, to enjoy the frozen, snowy spectacle of the I-500, and be a part of the Upper Peninsula’s most astonishing snowmobile action!

Here, you’ll feel your heart thump in your chest at the sights and sounds of professional riders giving it their all. You’ll feel chills and thrills, as the industry’s fastest, sleekest snow machines tear around the only 1-mile high-banked oval ice track in the world!

The I-500 Snowmobile Race guarantees to rock every sense you have: the roar of the engine, the bite of the cold, the glory of the race, the sweet smell of victory. The excitement is contagious. It just can’t be stopped!

International 500 Snowmobile race

Event At-A-Glance

What: Snowmobile Race

Length: 500 laps

Where: Sault Ste. Marie Michigan

When: First Week of February

Race Capacity:900 athletes

Spectator Rating: ★★★★★

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