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.
The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 4th. The club will meet in the Multipurpose Room at the Perth Pool. Start time 7 pm. As always, we will have a guest speaker to inspire and motivate. Check this space for updates on who will address the club. Please plan to attend. More toContinue reading “Club AGM – Nov 4”
The Friends of Murphys Point are raffling a beautiful handmade birch bark canoe on Oct. 14, 2019. Funds raised will support future Indigenous programming at the park. The poster below outlines how you can get your ticket. Please consider supporting our friends, the Friends of Murphys Point!
The Tay Valley Ski Club is launching the revised 2nd Edition of the ski club history. Here’s a link to the actual book: tay valley xcountry ski book 2018 A special Thank You to Don Boyle who wrote the updates and led the project. It’s very interesting to see the history of the club andContinue reading “Ski Club History!”