Annual Gilford Cardboard Box Sledding Derby slated for Feb. 28

GILFORD — The annual Cardboard Box Sled Derby will be held in Gilford at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the Gilford Outing Club sledding hill on Cherry Valley Road. Participants in this program will build their own sled ahead of time to have their sled judged and compete in a race down the sledding hill the day of the event.

This program is open to participants of all ages. All interested participants are asked to pre-register by Tuesday, Feb. 27. Derby guidelines and registration forms are available in the Town Hall and on the Parks and Recreation website at To pre-register and obtain derby design guidelines, please call the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department Office at 603-527-4722.