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Well, We Asked For It!

By |2019-02-01T08:10:09+00:00February 1st, 2019|Trail Reports|

Be careful what you wish for! We’ve been hoping for more snow, and boy did Mother Nature deliver! With 15 inches of new snow in one week, your volunteer groomers have been pulling out all the stops to make sure the trails are ready for the weekend. Warm weather over the next couple of days [...]

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A Great Weekend for Outdoor Fun

By |2019-01-25T11:15:04+00:00January 25th, 2019|Trail Reports|

Thanks to your rockin' volunteer groomers, there'll be skiing, snowshoeing and fatbiking all over the world (or at least the county) this weekend! South Park (just off Brundage Lane west of Sheridan Avenue in Sheridan) The trail has been dragged and packed, and the skate lane has been smoothed and widened. Cutler Hill Nordic Trails [...]

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Powder Pass Nordic Club to Host Pole Creek Challenge

By |2019-01-28T16:23:33+00:00January 24th, 2019|News|

It's not too late to register for the 2019 Pole Creek Challenge on February 2nd, sponsored by our sister club Powder Pass Nordic Club! Participants will compete in 5K Classic or Skate and 10K Classic or Skate races. Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/WY/Buffalo/PoleCreekChallenge.

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Champagne for Everyone!

By |2019-01-22T19:42:48+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Trail Reports|

12-14" of Champagne Powder at Sibley Lake and Cutler Hill Nordic Trails! Your volunteer groomers rolled everything at Sibley today in preparation for additional grooming and track setting on Friday!

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South Park Rolled and Ready

By |2019-01-22T19:41:54+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Trail Reports|

South Park is groomed and ready to ski! This in-town loop just off Brundage Lane in Sheridan is .88 miles around. Cover is a bit thin and there's some slush at the cattail crossing, but with more snow in the forecast things are looking good!

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Everybody’s Workin’ for the Weekend

By |2019-01-11T13:13:51+00:00January 11th, 2019|Trail Reports|

Volunteer groomers dragged all trails at Cutler last night, and we dragged and set tracks at Sibley (all but Blue Creek Loop) this morning. We've had about 3 inches of fluffy new white stuff, so conditions are perfect and it should be a great weekend for skiing! Don't forget our Moonlight Ski next Saturday, February [...]

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Learn to Ski Day Rescheduled

By |2019-01-11T09:56:07+00:00January 9th, 2019|News|

Well folks, you might have guessed this already but we will NOT be hosting our Learn to Ski day tomorrow at South Park due to lack of the white stuff! We're rescheduling for SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3 on the mountain, specific location TBD.

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Bluebird Days

By |2019-01-01T10:36:44+00:00December 31st, 2018|Trail Reports|

Happy New Year, Black Mountain Nordic Club members! We’ve got 6 inches of new snow on the mountain, and your volunteer groomers are heading up Tuesday morning to get things spruced up so you can enjoy a bluebird day of skiing at the Sibley and Cutler trails! Temps will be below freezing in the early [...]

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Grooming Forecast Dec 27

By |2018-12-27T20:49:24+00:00December 27th, 2018|Trail Reports|

Your Black Mountain Nordic Club volunteer groomers will be out on the Cutler and Sibley trails Friday evening, grooming the 2-3 inches of new snow we received this week. Saturday will be overcast but temps should be perfect for skiing in the mid-20's. More snow is forecast for Sunday, so keep your fingers crossed!

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Cutler Update Dec 22

By |2018-12-23T15:40:59+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Trail Reports|

Christmas break is a great time to ski and snowshoe with the family! Cutler is groomed and ready to go, but not much new snow means hills can be a bit icy, so take care in those areas. Skiing may be a bit fast. Remember that it’s still early in the year, so there may [...]

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