Monday, March 11, 2013
There is still plenty of snow out there and great skiing to be had by all! Please consider joining us on WED. and THURS. this week!
Wednesday – Hans will lead a tour on the Putney Mountain Snowmobile Trails out and back to Conte Refuge ponds and/or top of Putney Mtn, on classic or touring skis. Meet at Putney Mtn trailhead parking lot at 3:15-3:30. The trailhead is a couple of miles up Putney Mtn road on the right.
Main St, Putney, VT 05346 to Putney Mountain - Google Maps
Thursday – Let's join Jack Bell and meet at Viking Nordic Center in Londonderry. $5/person, open until 7pm, classic or skate. Let's meet at 4pm,ski until 6pm, and then reconvene for dinner at Pizza Stone in Chester.
The physical address of Viking Nordic is
615 Little Pond Road, Londonderry
From RT 91: Take exit 6 to Route 103 N. Follow 103 to Chester Vt where it joins Route 11. Stay on Rt 11 all the way to Londonderry. As you approach Londonderry you will pass the access road to Magic Mountain ski area. From here you will look for your second right, Little Pond Road, which is about one mile after Magic. Turn right on to Little Pond Rd. and drive to the top of the hill, Viking will be on your left.
Putney BKL SKIATHON!! READ ON........
How great is it to celebrate the end of our fantastic season of skiing with some more skiing! We are thrilled to join up with Grafton Ponds and their year end events. More fun for all!
Remember that it is St. Patrick's Day weekend and if your wear a costume Bill will knock 30 seconds off your race time in the 7.5 k or the 15 K! EVERYONE is encouraged to go out and ski the course....as fast or as slow as you like.... There will be a kids obstacle course starting at 10 am. The 7.5k/15k will run soon thereafter. FUN, FUN, FUN!
BKL skiers are FREE. Challenge your parents and coaches.....
Parents are FREE! Spend the day touring.....
ADULT RACERS will pay an entry fee!!
It will likely be getting cold again towards the end of the week, so we could expect some really great conditions!!
SKI FOR K AWARDS!!
Win prizes, do your best, challenge yourself, hang out with friends.....
See you there!
Eric, Hans, and Jack
Posted by Mary Heller Osgood at 9:14 AM