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Forbush Corner: as Guillaume Girard says, "It may be thin, it may be uneven, but it is awesome no matter what. It's never too early for a new xc ski season. Good to see many familiar faces."

Forbush Corner: as Guillaume Girard says, "It may be thin, it may be uneven, but it is awesome no matter what. It's never too early for a new xc ski season. Good to see many familiar faces."

The Ted Tour: 12km tour on Vasa Weekend
The Ted Tour: 12km tour on Vasa Weekend

The Ted Tour: 12km tour on Vasa Weekend

2/3/2015 - By Pete LaPlaca

To honor their race co-founder, Ted Okerstrom, the 39th annual North American Vasa invites area skiers to participate in a 12 kilometer tour. The event will be at Timber Ridge Resort on Saturday February 14th as part of the Vasa weekend of xc skiing.

Course conditions for White Pine Stampede
Course conditions for White Pine Stampede

Course conditions for White Pine Stampede

2/3/2015 - By Jack Mckaig

With the cold weather predicted I expect the trail to again be excellent. I do however strongly recommend everyone leave the new skis in the car.

New planning approach needed for Vasa Trail
New planning approach needed for Vasa Trail

New planning approach needed for Vasa Trail

2/3/2015 - By Andrew White

Important decisions still need to be made about what our winter trails in the Vasa area will be. Do we want all non-motorized trails to be multi-use trails shared during the winter by skiers, cyclists, runners, and snowshoers?

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Huron Meadows looking for part-time help
Huron Meadows looking for part-time help

Huron Meadows looking for part-time help

2/3/2015 - By Ken Roth

Huron Meadows Metropark in Brighton, MI will be opening the clubhouse for skiers 7 days a week. However, the park is in need of people who can work two 4-8 hour shifts for the remainder of the ski season.

RESULTS: Woodbeck and O'Hearn take hilly Forbush Freestyle
RESULTS: Woodbeck and O'Hearn take hilly Forbush Freestyle

RESULTS: Woodbeck and O'Hearn take hilly Forbush Freestyle

2/2/2015 - By Mike Muha

After several close finishes over the past few week, Team NordicSkiRacer's Jay Woodbeck pulled off the win at the hilly Forbush 17k Freestyle

RESULTS: Davis and Baic take Hanson Hills 12k Classic

2/1/2015 - By Mike Muha

Rebecca Davis was the top women in today's Hanson Hills 12k Classic, winnning in 56:13. The men's division was won by Milan Baic in 43:43, nipping Michigan Cup newcomer Jay Woodbeck by a mere three seconds.

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GLD 1km JNQ freestyle sprint results
GLD 1km JNQ freestyle sprint results

GLD 1km JNQ freestyle sprint results

2/1/2015 - By Mike Muha

Results from the Great Lakes District Junior National Qualifier freestyle sprint at Boyne Mountain on February 1, 2015.

GLD 4.5/8km freestyle race results
GLD 4.5/8km freestyle race results

GLD 4.5/8km freestyle race results

2/1/2015 - By Mike Muha

Results from the Great Lakes District Junior National Qualifer distance freestyle race.

UPDATED: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan Cup races
UPDATED: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan Cup races

UPDATED: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan Cup races

1/29/2015 - By Mike Muha

Wax recommendations (Fast Wax, Toko, Solda so far...) for this weekend's Michigan Cup cross country ski races at Forbush Corner, Hanson Hills, and Boyne Mountain.

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Vasa Tuesday Sprint results: Jan 27
Vasa Tuesday Sprint results: Jan 27

Vasa Tuesday Sprint results: Jan 27

1/29/2015 - By Mark Esper

Results from the Vasa Ski Club Tuesday Night 4k Freestyle Sprints on January 27, 2015 at Hickory Ridge.

XC Ski Headquarters an Outside Magazine
XC Ski Headquarters an Outside Magazine

XC Ski Headquarters an Outside Magazine "Nordic Mecca"

1/27/2015 - By Mike Muha

Outside Magazine named six cross country ski destinations, including Michigan's own Cross Country Ski Headquarters, as "America's Nordic Skiing Meccas".

Sixteen named to World Championships Team
Sixteen named to World Championships Team

Sixteen named to World Championships Team

1/27/2015 - By USSA

Liz Stephen, Kikkan Randall and Simi Hamilton lead a team of 16 cross country athletes named by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association to compete in the FIS Nordic Ski World Championships.

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LATEST TRAIL CONDITIONS

SUN, NOV 19

Lakes of the North: Skiied Lakes of the North this morn. 3-4 inches of fluffy lake effect. Ground underneath was wet/warm. PBB dry lube helped with stickiness, but was still a bit "sticky wicket." Drove through Gaylord on way home. Gaylord area got the most snow, 6-7 inches but ground underneath it is wet/warm. Hap wright

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