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27-mile multi-use pathway proposed for Leelanau
27-mile multi-use pathway proposed for Leelanau

27-mile multi-use pathway proposed for Leelanau

10/8/2008 - By NW Michigan Council of Governments

The proposed trailway would provide a continuous scenic pathway from M-22 and Manning Road at the south boundary of Leelanau County to the north boundary of the Lakeshore at Good Harbor Bay, County Road 651, all within Leelanau County

Dick Naperala wins Jim Mudgett Trail Pioneer Award
Dick Naperala wins Jim Mudgett Trail Pioneer Award

Dick Naperala wins Jim Mudgett Trail Pioneer Award

10/7/2008 - By Missy Luyk

Dick Naperala, a founding member of the Grand Traverse Hiking Club, has been a leader in the development and maintenance of 90 miles of hiking trails in northwest Michigan for over 15 years.

First frost! First snow!
First frost! First snow!

First frost! First snow!

10/5/2008 - By Jeff Kalember and Aaron Tarnow

First frost sighting in northern Michigan! First snow of the season at Mount Bachelor! Get the rock skis out!

Free Nordic ski walking clinic in Traverse City, Oct 21

10/3/2008 - By Pete Edwards

Walking with special hiking poles (Nordic Ski 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.

Germany’s first ski tunnel in Oberhof

9/23/2008 - By FIS

The tunnel will have a width of 8 m and be 4 m high. In total, a track of 1.9km length is planned and the profile will adapted to the terrain of the Thuringian woods, which means that challenging up- and downhills

Marquette bike survey

9/16/2008 - By Jenny Ryan

The City of Marquette has put together a committee to look into how well Marquette is set up to handle bicycle traffic. We would like input from you on your experience with riding around the City of Marquette.

Nominations sought for Mudgett Award

8/18/2008 - By Missy Luyk

We are seeking nominations for the fifth annual Jim Mudgett Trail Pioneer Award. Nominations are open to anyone who has advocated for building, maintaining and using trails in the Grand Traverse area.

Hanson Hills fundraisers for Jake

8/14/2008 - By Justin Andre

In case you have not heard, Craig Jacobs or "JAKE" our Maintenance Director/xc ski groomer, has recently been diagnosed with a rare type of cancer known as Squamus Cell. It has been diagnosed at stage 4.

Now This Is Umbrella Insurance

8/13/2008 - By Daniel McGinn

Nordic Center, owner Wendell Johnson hedges against the opposite risk with WeatherBill: too little precipitation, which will keep customers away from his cross-country ski, results in insurance payouts.

Volunteers need today and this week by TART

8/5/2008 - By Missy Luyk

We're mulching the wind break on the Leelanau Trail this afternoon. Plus we need Tour de Tart volunteers.

Roller Loop and Shooting Range Opens in Lake Placid

8/5/2008 - By US Biathlon Association

Lake Placid, NY. August 4. This past weekend the long-awaited roller loop / shooting range training facility opened adjacent to the Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex.

Kensington to Island Lake bike path to close until Nov 15

7/25/2008 - By DNR

The paved pathway and waterway that connect Island Lake Recreation Area with Kensington Metropark under Grand River Road and I-96 will be closed to all rollerski, foot, bicycle, boat and other traffic,

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