Please follow the Grizzly District Pinewood Derby Rules (available from
your den leader or on the Links page) to be sure your car is not
disqualified from racing. In addition, note that DRY graphite is
the only kind of lubrication allowed.
IDEAS: Check out photos of past cars for design
Our Webelos 2 den leader Jerry is hosting a workshop for those who
may need help building their cars. He will have tools and supplies
available as well as a scale for checking your car's weight prior to the
official weigh-in. The workshop is scheduled for Saturday, March
8, from 9:00am - 5:00pm at 1104 S. Newer Rd.
Weigh-in for our Pack Pinewood Derby is Friday, March 14, at 5:00pm at
The pack will be providing pizza and drinks for Cub Scouts and their
families during the weigh-in.
RACE: The Pack Pinewood Derby race is Friday, March 14,
after the weigh-in is complete (approximately 6:30pm).
The first, second, third and fourth place cars will be impounded at the
completion of the Pack Pinewood Derby until the District Pinewood Derby
RACE: The fun doesn't stop after the pack race. It
will be followed by an open race for dads, moms, brothers, sisters,
uncles, aunts, cousins, grandparents, and others who want to build their
own cars or race cars from previous years.
RACE: The District Pinewood Derby race will be on Saturday,
March 29, at 8:30am at West Valley High School, 8301 E. Buckeye.
RACE: The district will also have a Nostalgia Pinewood
Derby like our open race, but for everyone in the Spokane Valley, the
night before the district derby. The race will be held at West Valley
High School at 7:00pm on Friday, March 28. There will be a nominal entry
fee per car.