Now that things have finally dried out on the mountain, it's time to start getting the trails in shape for the next season. We're looking for volunteers to help clear downed timber and other hazards on the Cutler and Sibley Trails. Sunday, August 18 9am - 3(ish)pm Cutler Trails Saturday, September 14 9am - 3(ish)pm [...]
Friends, the Black Mountain Nordic Club is looking for a sled to use in moving trail stakes and ferrying supplies for great events like our moonlight ski! Is there anyone out there who has a large sled like the one pictured below that you would be willing to donate to the cause? Our trail stakes [...]
What a terrific day of introducing new friends to cross-country skiing and snowshoeing! Thanks to all who braved the cold temps (some coming all the way from Gillette!) and were rewarded with a beautiful sunny day! Thanks also to our friends at Arrowhead Lodge Wyoming for their outstanding hospitality (and hand-cut French fries!), to The [...]
Don't let the cold temps keep you from learning Nordic skiing and snowshoeing this weekend at our Learn to Ski and Snowshoe! event at Arrowhead Lodge Wyoming! We're seeing a weather occurrence this week known as an inversion, which means the temperatures on the mountain are often much warmer than those down in town. What [...]
We still have 6-8 more weeks of snow ahead - typically the best snow of the year - and it's not too late to learn to ski and snowshoe, or just improve your skills with some lessons! The Black Mountain Nordic Club is teaming up with Arrowhead Lodge Wyoming, The Sport Stop, and Sheridan Recreation [...]
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.
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.
Logging operations at the Cutler Hill Nordic Trails have allowed us to extend Fido’s Fairway to a scenic overlook at the west end of the ski area, and have opened up two new trails - Yogi's Run and Toko's Tail Wag - to the south of Fido's. The new trails open up striking views of [...]
The Black Mountain Nordic Club scheduled a slate of events during the semiannual membership meeting on November 13. Events scheduled for 2019 include: January 12, 2019 – Get Out and Ski event at South Park in Sheridan January 19, 2019 – Moonlight ski event @ Sibley February 16, 2019 – Moonlight ski event @ Sibley [...]
The Black Mountain Nordic Club is looking for innovative, community-minded, eager people to help plan the 2018-2019 year. Please join us for our semiannual General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, November 13 at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room at the Hub on Smith (senior center), 211 Smith Street. We will be discussing grooming, community events, fundraising, [...]