Club groomers were out today. The classic tracks were rock solid and would require multiple circuits in order to redo them, however, once that was done they would set overnight and probably be the same tomorrow. The tracks are deep, well defined and icy. As things warm up they will be softer and less challenging.Continue reading “Grooming update”
Thanks to all the skiers who signed up and showed up in the freezing cold to compete in the 43rd Tay Valley Loppet. With beautiful fresh snow and sunshine, conditions were perfect for this year’s race. It was a great success. Many thanks to Robert and Nancy for organizing, to the groomers for the excellentContinue reading “Another Great Loppet”
Sunday, February 9th is the annual Tay Valley Loppet! With new snow on the ground and in the forecast, things are looking good for excellent conditions. The weather forecast looks terrific, too.
Thanks to recent snow and the hard work of our grooming crew, all classic and skate trails are open. Check our Trails page for info and Facebook page for updates.
The Tay Valley Loppet is open for registration! Register through ZONE4 by clicking HERE! Note that if you enter your entire family in one transaction, there is a slight savings due to the $1 per transaction fee. For a complete description of the race distances, styles, deadlines, and fees, please visit our Loppet page. AContinue reading “Tay Valley Loppet”
Click here to read Ontario Parks article on Trail Sharing. Photos from our very own Mursphy’s Point were used to illustrate the article. We’re famous! For a full description click on the link but here, in a nutshell, are the five key rules of trail sharing etiquette: Read the signs Don’t hike or snowshoe onContinue reading “Trail Etiquette”
The Tay Valley Loppet is open for registration! Register through ZONE4 by clicking HERE! Note that if you enter your entire family in one transaction, there is a slight savings due to the $1 per transaction fee. For a complete description of the race distances, styles, deadlines, and fees, please visit our Loppet page.
Our registration service, Zone4, is up and running and open for business. Check out our membership page for rates, instructions, and the live link. The process is quick and easy. Don’t forget that this is the only way to join the club as old-fashioned paper and cheque registration is no longer available. You will needContinue reading “Time to Join”
AGM wrap-up: The trails have been cleared and debrushed, the snow machines are ready go, the Loppet plans are underway, and the finances are in good shape.
Trail prep crew needed on Oct 26 from 8 to 12. Bring gloves and pruning tools.