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Forbush Corner widens trail for new groomer
Forbush Corner widens trail for new groomer

Forbush Corner widens trail for new groomer

12/22/2013 - By Mike Muha

Dave Fobush and team at Forbush Corner have made a number of improvements for this cross county ski season. An new Piston Bully 200 required a major project to widen trails to 16 feet.

The plan to ski across Michigan...
The plan to ski across Michigan...

The plan to ski across Michigan...

12/19/2013 - By Dell Todd

Last winter Julian Kuz & I hatched a plan to ski across Michigan self-supported via cache resupply on a horse trail. Here is our story, enjoy reading.

Decoder ring for Noquemanon trail names
Decoder ring for Noquemanon trail names

Decoder ring for Noquemanon trail names

12/11/2013 - By NTN

With over 50 km of groomed trails in the Noquemanon Trail System, one needs a decoder ring to keep them straight. So, following you will find such a decoder device.

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Opening day on Huron Meadows Metropark XC ski trails
Opening day on Huron Meadows Metropark XC ski trails

Opening day on Huron Meadows Metropark XC ski trails

12/8/2013 - By Mike Muha

Thanks to Huron Meadows Metroparks' 4 snow guns and dedicated trail crew, Huron Meadows had the only snow around in all of SE Michigan. The cross country ski trail was in great shape for opening day today, Sunday, December 8, 2013.

Huron Meadows adds snow guns, lengthens XC ski trail, opens tomorrow
Huron Meadows adds snow guns, lengthens XC ski trail, opens tomorrow

Huron Meadows adds snow guns, lengthens XC ski trail, opens tomorrow

12/7/2013 - By Mike Muha

Huron Meadows Metropark has added three additional snow guns, has lengthened and rerouted the man-made-snow trail, and will open for skiing Sunday, December 8.

Redesigned ski history web site
Redesigned ski history web site

Redesigned ski history web site

12/6/2013 - By Deb McClenahan

The International Skiing History Association (ISHA) recently launched a newly redesigned website, www.skiinghistory.org. On the new site you can read articles, conduct research, watch videos, view vintage ski art and obtain or renew membership in ISHA.

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Snow train terminated. Wabos Loppet?
Snow train terminated. Wabos Loppet?

Snow train terminated. Wabos Loppet?

12/3/2013 - By Mike Muha

The Agawa Canyon Snow Train used by hundreds of skiers each spring to get to the start of the Wabos Loppet is no more. Effective immediately, the snow train has been cancelled.

Fjeldheim receives award from Natural Resources Commission
Fjeldheim receives award from Natural Resources Commission

Fjeldheim receives award from Natural Resources Commission

12/1/2013 - By NMU

For the past 25 years, Fjeldheim has volunteered his time to the DNR while coaching at NMU. He's played an instrumental role in the development of Nordic ski trails across the region.

Meeting with new Telemark property owners assures 2014 Birkie race start

11/26/2013 - By Susan Kendrick

For Birkie skiers, the main take-away is that all Birkebeiner events and festivities—at the race start and finish—will go on as usual due to the enthusiastic support and go-ahead from the new owners.

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Telemark Resort sells for $926,000, stays dark

11/25/2013 - By Mike Muha

The Lodge was finally sold last week for $926,000 to Newco LLC out of Colorado. There is no information on what Newco will do with the resort.

Chippewa Nature Center needs new tracks
Chippewa Nature Center needs new tracks

Chippewa Nature Center needs new tracks

11/19/2013 - By Curt Holsinger

We groom and set track on 7 of our 15 miles of trails. Our grooming equipment, a Kubota RTV fitted with LiteFoot Tracks, needs new tracks, and we could use your help/advice...

Boyne Mountain opens for downhillers; Groomed XC ski trails far behind?
Boyne Mountain opens for downhillers; Groomed XC ski trails far behind?

Boyne Mountain opens for downhillers; Groomed XC ski trails far behind?

11/15/2013 - By Mike Muha

Boyne Mountain opens for downhill skiing, Huron Meadows is preparing its THREE snow guns for its cross country trails, but who will open the first groomed cross country ski trail in the lower peninusla this season?

More Trails News...

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UPCOMING NON-RACE EVENTS

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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