The kid’s ski lesson program, known as Jackrabbits (a reference to Jackrabbit Johannsen), is now closed to registration. We have reached our maximum number of participants. This is great news and a reflection of the huge increase in participation in outdoor activities due to the COVID stir-craziness. Club membership has increased substantially over past years.Continue reading “Jackrabbit registration closed”
If you are like us, you are champing at the bit to put skis on snow! We need to get outside more than ever but Mother Nature is not playing along. In anticipation of the ski season, we have devised a challenge for you. We call it the Kilometre Count. We want you to trackContinue reading “Distance Challenge”
As soon as conditions allow, cross-country skiing can begin. The Province of Ontario’s latest COVID-19 restrictions do not affect cross-country skiing operations or clubs. As long as other protective measures are followed, skiers can enjoy the great outdoors and escape the reality of the pandemic lockdown for a while. Please refer to the Club’s COVIDContinue reading “Skiing Permitted”
The grooming team met on Saturday morning to drive the ATV used to pull the grooming equipment. Everything is set…just need that snow!
The white fluffy stuff is falling and recently the club grooming team met to review procedures, prepare the equipment, go over safety regulations, and learn new COVID related procedures. Let it snow!!
Here is a screen grab of last night’s AGM participants. Thanks to those who attended virtually. Now…time for snow!
On October 24th, an energetic crew met at the entrance of Murphy’s Point Provincial Park for the annual fall trail clean-up. There are always lots of branches down that need to be removed and bush to push back and snow fencing to put up. The grooming crew also took to the trails to have aContinue reading “Latest news”
The membership portal is live for the 2020-2021 season. If I look out my window, that’s not a moment too soon! A light dusting of snow is covering the ground, the trails were cleared on Saturday, and the Annual General Meeting is this coming Monday. Time to get a membership! Go to the Membership pageContinue reading “Membership time!”
Club members will be walking the trails at Murphy’s Point on Saturday, October 24 to clear away any branches or obstructions and identify any larger trees or hazards that need to be removed to prepare for the ski season. We will also be installing a snow fence and possibly spreading some mulch on one areaContinue reading “Trail Clearing Day”
The ski season approacheth! That means it’s AGM time. This year’s annual general meeting will be a virtual affair held on ZOOM. DATE: Monday, November 2nd, 2020 TIME: 7 pm All members are invited to attend. There are a few positions up for election which you might be interested in taking on. The positions areContinue reading “Annual General Meeting”