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Moonlight Ski March 2

POST UPDATED March 1 - The Black Mountain Nordic Club will host an evening of moonlight skiing from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018 at the Sibley Lake cross-country ski trails warming hut. Come celebrate the last moonlight event for this ski season. Just a few details to remember! The Board [...]

By |2018-03-01T20:23:34+00:00February 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Moonlight Ski March 2

Logging Activities Underway at Cutler Hill Trails

Over the past couple years, you may have noticed orange and blue painted trees near the Cutler Hill Nordic trails. This area is part of the Forest Service’s Johnson Creek Timber Sale. Temporary road construction work for the timber sale began in October. Recently, logging crews started felling operations. Crews began hauling logs off of [...]

By |2017-11-22T10:34:33+00:00November 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Logging Activities Underway at Cutler Hill Trails

Logging Operation Could Delay Early-Season Grooming at Cutler Trails

The Johnson Creek Vegetation Management Project is planning a logging operation this fall on the south end of the Cutler trail system. Logging is scheduled to be completed in mid-December, but could go longer. This could delay or impact the grooming of the Cutler trails for the early part of the season.

By |2017-09-18T13:54:32+00:00September 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Logging Operation Could Delay Early-Season Grooming at Cutler Trails

Improvements Completed to Sibley Trails Warming Hut

Improvements to the Sibley Trails warming hut are now complete! This past weekend, Alpine Climate Control provided a new stove and the flue for both stoves at a discount, and installed everything! Both bridges got replaced -- thanks to the Forest Service for hauling in all the decking and heading up the replacement. Mike and Pat [...]

By |2017-09-18T13:52:23+00:00September 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Improvements Completed to Sibley Trails Warming Hut

Volunteers Needed to Finish Warming Hut

Earlier this summer we expanded the warming hut at the Sibley Trails, but there is some finish work still to be done. We have to install two stoves, the stove pipe, and complete some trim work. We also are working with the Forest Service on replacing two bridges that are presently just logs stacked across [...]

By |2017-09-04T13:04:13+00:00September 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Volunteers Needed to Finish Warming Hut