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Once around Huron Meadows on April 2
Once around Huron Meadows on April 2

Once around Huron Meadows on April 2

4/3/2011 - By Mike Muha

NordicSkiRacer Bill Kaltz takes us around the April 2 ski trail at Huron Meadows Metropark at about 9:30am. Freezing conditions made the trail firm and skiable early in the morning.

First video on Huron Meadows ski trail
First video on Huron Meadows ski trail

First video on Huron Meadows ski trail

4/1/2011 - By Ken Roth

First video of the April ski trail at Huron Meadows Metropark in Brighton.

Huron Meadows trail groomed as of 10:20am today

4/1/2011 - By Mike Muha

Adam Haberkorn has taken the pile of snow and groomed a 0.4k skate loop at Huron Meadows. (NOT an April Fools joke) The trail is open for skiing!

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Groomer Appreciation Race and Party Update!

3/31/2011 - By Ken Roth

For those wanting one last shot at skiing, there will be a very informal race beginning at 9:30a.m on the South trail head at Huron Meadows prior to the groomer party.

Update on ski event for Huron Meadows Groomer Appreciation Party
Update on ski event for Huron Meadows Groomer Appreciation Party

Update on ski event for Huron Meadows Groomer Appreciation Party

3/30/2011 - By Ken Roth

The 3rd annual groomer appreciation party will be held at the Huron Meadows Metropark clubhouse April 2nd at 11:30. But starting at 9:00am, we'll be on snow and on skis! So bring skis, running shoes and mountain bikes for some pre- Party fun.

Drive through of the groomer party ski course
Drive through of the groomer party ski course

Drive through of the groomer party ski course

3/29/2011 - By Ken Roth

We drive the proposed the ski course for this Saturday's Groomer Appreciation festivities. This is where we'll be spreading 300 cubic yards of snow.

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300 cubic yards of snow for ski track
300 cubic yards of snow for ski track

300 cubic yards of snow for ski track

3/23/2011 - By Ken Roth

Video: 300 cubic yards of snow hidden under tarps and insulation will be used to create a quarter-mile ski trail, 16' wide, 6-8" deeps, with both classic and skate lane the morning of the Groomer Appreciation Party at Huron Meadows Metropark on April 2.

Skiers helping Japan

3/22/2011 - By FIS

The entire skiing community including active alpine skiers, snowboarders, ski jumpers, cross-country skiers, and freestylers, from across the globe, has joined forces to create ways for helping Japan in disaster relief effort.

Petition for warming facility at Blueberry Ridge XC ski trail

3/21/2011 - By Mike Muha

A petition drive is being run to build a warming facility at the Blueberry Ridge cross country ski pathway.

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Skiing on snow at Huron Meadows Groomer Party?
Skiing on snow at Huron Meadows Groomer Party?

Skiing on snow at Huron Meadows Groomer Party?

3/18/2011 - By Ken Roth

There is a very good possibility that we will have an on-snow ski event at Huron Meadows for the groomer appreciation party! The details are guarded at this point, but there is a snow harvest/storage/preservation procedure in the works.

Thank You to the Groomers Reminder

3/17/2011 - By Ken Roth

April 2nd is your opportunity to say thank you to the people who provided great ski conditions all winter at Huron Meadows. Please take this chance to let the people who worked so hard know that their efforts are appreciated.

A short video of Goodman, Green, and Kaltz
A short video of Goodman, Green, and Kaltz

A short video of Goodman, Green, and Kaltz

3/13/2011 - By Mike Muha

Fresh snow and temperatures between 28 and 32F made for some fine skating at Hanson Hills Recreation Area in Grayling, MI for Glenn Goodman, Jamie Green, and Bill Kaltz.

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