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Canceled: Early Snowbird - Skinning & Skiing

Skiing Date: Sat December 12, 2020

Winter is Coming!
It is time to prepare your gear and your body for the upcoming season. The plan is to hike-up and ski-down Pat's Peak near Concord, NH. Pat's Peak has 750 vertical feet and allows skinning on their man-made snow. For those new to 'uphill' travel, there will be AT and telemark volunteers available to teach basics on attaching skins, efficient climbing techniques, as well as heat management. This is an excellent opportunity to practice hiking up, transitions, and skiing down as we will attempt several trips up and down this large hill (almost a mountain). Contact leaders for questions on rentals and/or skins.

For those already familiar with skinning, this is an opportunity to kick out cobwebs and train on snow. This will be an informal gathering and you are welcome to move at your own pace or group up with others or sit out a lap. We will meetup for lunch and afterwards for those interested in apres-ski beverages. There is no cost for this event, but registration is required, particularly for those desiring instruction and info on car pooling.
Until then, Think Snow!

Activity Category: Skiing, Skiing - Downhill (Alpine), Skiing - Telemark
Region: New Hampshire, Merrimack Valley
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Canceled
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Jeff Barrell (E-mail Jeff Barrell)
118530

XC Ski Out the Door at Craftsbury VT (Intermediate)

Intro Date: Fri February 26, 2021 - Sun February 28, 2021

Up to 100 + Kms of groomed XC ski trails. Optional snowshoeing, ice-skating, and apres-ski sauna, all in good company of intermediate skiers. Approximately $235.00 (depending on group size, there is usually a refund) includes three days of trail passes, two nights lodging, towels, sheets, blankets, and six sumptuous, healthy meals (Friday/Saturday dinner, Saturday/Sunday breakfast and lunch, and a potluck social hour on Saturday. Two per room with shared bath. Register before Jan 26, 2021 with L. Trip fills fast!
. Boston AMC INTRO Committee sponsored activity.

Activity Category: Ice Skating, Skiing, Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic), Snowshoeing
Region: Vermont, Green Mountains
State: VT
Country: United States
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
External Link: Craftsbury Nordic Center
Leader: Carla Schwartz carla.list@gmail.com
Registrar: carla schwartz carla.list@gmail.com