Cable, WI Area Sporting Events

Photo courtesy of Kelly Randolph

When you stay at START LINE INN cabin rental in Cable, Wisconsin, you can do as much or as little as you would like. The choice is yours. Participate in world class sporting events, enjoy Silent Sports on land & water, sightsee, visit art galleries or just relax & enjoy time with family & friends in this beautiful and peaceful area near the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and St. Croix & Namakagon River National Scenic Waterway.

At START LINE SERVICES, located at lower level of START LINE INN, we can help you plan your stay. We can assist you with mapping out which trails, routes or activities would make your stay most memorable. If you need any bike or XC service or accessories, find it here.


This area hosts several world class events year-round that provide sufficient challenge for elite competitors while maintaining a friendly atmosphere for the citizen athlete.


Seeley Classic XC Ski Race

Birkie Tour XC Ski event

Seeley Big Fat Race (bicycling on snow)

JNQ (Junior National Qualifying)

North End Snowshoe Classic


Pre Birkie XC Ski Race

North End Classic XC Ski Race

…and the largest XC Ski Race in North America, The American Birkebeiner

Classic & Skate. Ski Marathon & shorter distances. Youth & skijoring (dog) events.

WI State XC Meet


Fat Bike Birkie (bicycling on snow)


Hungry Bear Gravel Bike Race

Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic Ashwabay

North End Trail Run


Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic

Borah Epic Mountain Bike Race

Chequamegon 100


Birkie Little Bellas Camp

CAMBA Men’s Mountain Bike Clinic


Firehouse 50 Road Race

Seeley Lions Pre Fat Mountain Bike Race

Boogie in the Barn, CAMBA fundraiser

Chequamegon Fat Tire Triathlon

Lumberjack Run

Ashwabay Enduro

Gitche Gumee Gran Fondo

Photo courtesy of Kelly Randolph


Chequamegon MTB Festival

Birkie Trail Run

Photo courtesy of Kelly Randolph

Telemark Ascent

Snowmaking starts mid-month at American Birkebeiner Trailhead/Birkie Start.

Turkey Birkie

Women’s XC Clinics

Women’s Fat Biking Clinic

Global Fat Bike Day

Gitchi Gami Games

Double Pole Derby