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Cross Country Ski Trail News

Nordic Walking clinic in Traverse City on March 25

3/19/2009 - By Pete Edwards

Walking with special hiking poles (Nordic Walking Poles) is the fastest growing fitness activity in Europe and free Nordic Ski Walking Clinics are coming to Traverse City's Bay Ridge Retirement Community’s 2nd Annual Senior Health And Wellness Fair.

Skiing on Glenn Lake
Skiing on Glenn Lake

Skiing on Glenn Lake

3/7/2009 - By Pete Edwards

Students from Glen Lake hit the beach for ski practice on Tuesday, March 3rd. The snow has been fantastic up in Leelanau County since Nov. 17th.

First time Wabos Loppet adventure
First time Wabos Loppet adventure

First time Wabos Loppet adventure

2/18/2009 - By Jeanne Manigold

Today was The Wabos Loppet (meaning a rabbit's long journey)!! 27K of Cross Country Skiing just north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. So sit back, grab a drink, and hear the long tale of my trip.

Cross-Country Ski Event at Sleeper State Park Feb. 21

2/15/2009 - By DNR

Sleeper State Park in Huron County is planning a "GO-Get Outdoors" cross-country ski evening Saturday, Feb. 21, from 6 to 9 p.m., in conjunction with the annual "Shanty Days" sponsored by the Caseville Chamber of Commerce.

Wells State Park ski and snowshoe on Feb 14

2/7/2009 - By DNR

Wells State Park is hosting a GO-Get Outdoors cross-country ski and snowshoe event on Saturday, Feb. 14, from 1 to 8 p.m. Central Time.

Port Crescent candlelight ski and sleigh, Feb 14

2/7/2009 - By DNR

Port Crescent State Park will host a GO-Get Outdoors candlelight cross-country ski night on Saturday, Feb. 14, beginning at 5:30 p.m., when the luminaries will be lit.

Ski grooming woes...

1/31/2009 - By Missy Luyk

Both the Leelanau Groomer and the Vasa groomer broke down within days of each other. Now is a great time to rally and show appreciation for the grooming program and TART.

DNR groomed cross country trails

1/25/2009 - By MDNR

Here's a list of DNR groomed cross country ski trails for this winter, some groomed by volunteer organizations.

GO-Get Outdoors Event at Fayette Historic State

1/25/2009 - By Michigan DNR

Fayette Historic State Park will host the park’s third annual “GO-Get Outdoors” winter activity on Saturday, Jan. 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. The event includes old fashioned kerosene lanterns on the unique Bluff Trail.

Vasa trail grooming is up with increased snowfall

1/9/2009 - By Missy Luyk

With record snowfalls this season, TART groomers have groomed the trails 20 times already! That’s over 500 miles and approximately 170 on-trail hours!

Tea and Ski with JoJo Winters

1/2/2009 - By CXC Skiing

CXC Elite Team Athlete Jojo Winters recently spent the morning with area women practicing skate and classic technique on the Birkie Trail.

Winter Trails Day at Hartwick Pines on Jan 10

1/2/2009 - By MDNR

Hartwick Pines State Park will celebrate Winter Trails Day, Saturday, Jan. 10, in conjunction with the national event, now in its 14th year, that encourages the public to get outdoors in winter and spend a day on the snow.

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SUN, FEB 18, 2018

Team NordicSkiRacer Junior Ski Club
Huron Meadows Metropark, Brighton, MI

Gourmet Chili Bar
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

MON, FEB 19, 2018

Gourmet Chili Bar
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

TUE, FEB 20, 2018

Team NordicSkiRacer Tuesday Night Sprints
Huron Meadows Metropark, Brighton, MI

WED, FEB 21, 2018

Nubs Nob Nordic Ski Series - Skate

SAT, FEB 24, 2018

Birkie Live Stream!
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

Mason Tract Ski Tour with the Michigan Backcountry Ski Series
Mason Tract Pathway, Roscommon Michigan, Chase Bridge Rd Trailhead

Michigan Backcountry Ski Series: Mason Track Out'n'Back
Chase Bridge Road Trail Head

Taste of Gate's
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

Free Cross Country Ski Lesson
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

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