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Finding early Canada
Finding early Canada

Finding early Canada

12/11/2011 - By Eli Brown

Trying to make winter happen...we drove to Hiawatha Highlands in Soo Canada. 2pm groomed wasn't bad!

Ten Metroparks in Southeast Michigan offer skiing, rentals

12/9/2011 - By Huron-Clinton Metroparks

Snow is just around the corner and it’s never too early to begin thinking about how you can best enjoy the chilly months ahead. Ten Metroparks provide seasonal cross-country ski trails, and five of those parks rent ski equipment.

NTN open XC ski trails to Skijourers and snow bikers

12/8/2011 - By Noquemanon Trail Network

This year the NTN will be introducing two new winter disciplines; skijoring and snow biking. Skijourers and snow bikers will be able to enjoy designated trails at the Forestville Trail system with the purchase of an NTN Membership.

Will Sugar Loaf reopen as XC ski resort?

11/25/2011 - By Jacob Wheeler

A local resort owner is developing a plan that would open the mountain to cross-country skiing and ice climbing — perhaps this winter.

Wear Orange - It's deer hunting season

11/15/2011 - By Mike Muha

Due to the very popular activity of deer hunting, now is NOT an advisable time to take a quiet, unassuming walk in the woods...

Yo! First ski of the year - Check me out!
Yo! First ski of the year - Check me out!

Yo! First ski of the year - Check me out!

11/12/2011 - By Dan Motowski

Dan Motowski takes advantage of early snow on the Michigan Tech trails in the Upper Penisula.

Huron Meadows makes XC ski trail improvements

11/9/2011 - By Adam Haberkorn

We have started the work transforming Huron Meadows Metropark in Brighton, MI into a ski area for the winter with a few new enhancements.

The Back Forty returns to Forbush Corner

10/27/2011 - By Dave Forbush

For many, the Back Forty was our favorite trail. Long and cruisey on the hills with a couple of challenging ones and then there is the perfect training hill, Interval Hill. Well, after many years of absence, the Back Forty is back!

Snow shovelers needed all week for Nordic Fest

10/17/2011 - By Eli Brown

These are my snow pick up times for the rest of the week. Buy an extra shovel, metal rake, and muscle and put to use 5-10 minutes after each pick up time. If you come, bring your rock skis.
Forbush Corner trail lengths
Forbush Corner trail lengths

Forbush Corner trail lengths

10/17/2011 - By Dave Forbush

We clocked the distances on the trail system. Thought that you would be interested in the results. Also, There is a very good chance of a major addition to the trails this season.

Grooming and Trailhost Positions Open

10/14/2011 - By NTN

The Noquemanon Trail Network is currently taking applications for a Trail Network Ski Operations/Grooming Coordinator and a Trail Hospitality Coordinator.

Brutal winter in store for 2011-2012
Brutal winter in store for 2011-2012

Brutal winter in store for 2011-2012

10/6/2011 - By Mike Muha

AccuWeather reports a brutal 2011-2012 weather for the midwest and Great Lakes region. Says AccuWeather Meteorologist Heather Buchman, "La Niña will tend to drive storms through the Midwest and Great Lakes."

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SAT, DEC 15, 2018

Free Cross Country Ski Lesson (XCHQ)
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

WED, DEC 19, 2018

Beginning & Intermediate ski lessons for kids...and a kids race!
Huron Meadows Metropark, 8765 Hammel Rd, Brighton, MI

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