Two Noquemanon Trail Network Work Bees to choose from:

Written by admin on October 23, 2014

Two Noquemanon Trail Network Work Bees to choose from:

NTN Single Track
We are quickly (and sadly) approaching the end of “fall” With this comes the need to clean up the trails so we can ride (no, rip) the trails right up to and into winter.  We are scheduling a MASSIVE leaf clean up for this coming Wednesday the 22nd @ 5:00at the South Trail parking lot. Bring your rake.

If you cannot make it at 5, but still want to help, contact

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“Trail Towns as Recreation Destinations”

Written by admin on October 17, 2014

Michigan Municipal League workshop on “Trail Towns as Recreation Destinations” Lunch at Elizabeth’s Chop House with an information Powerpoint from LIAA, tour of South Trailhead and Grom, stopped at the Tourist Park Trailhead to end a great afternoon. Thanks to all that helped make it one of the best tours of the day.

More information on Trail Towns in Michigan go to www.LIAA.org.

http://www.liaa.org/projectinfo.asp?pjt=pv&pid=16


The Noquemanon Trail Network has been selected to participate in the Swick Home Service’s “Gold Star Giving” program.

Written by admin on October 3, 2014

The Noquemanon Trail Network has been selected to participate in the Swick Home Service’s “Gold Star Giving” program.
Gold Star Giving is a month long online voting contest and the winner receives a check for $500.00 from Swick.  No strings attached..no gimmicks…just a check for $500.00 if we receive the most votes.

Starting at 5pm on October 1st, individuals can visit the Swick Website at www.QuickCallSwick.com.

On the bottom of the home page is a banner that explains “Gold Star Giving”.  People

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Noquemanon Ski Marathon is gearing up for its 17th year!

Written by admin on September 22, 2014

September 19, 2014 

For Immediate Release

Marquette, MI – Mark your calendars for January 23rd-25th–The Noquemanon Ski Marathon is gearing up for its 17th year! Not even a polar vortex can stop us from making this year’s race bigger and better than ever.

We would like to announce our NEW title Sponsor, Upper Peninsula Chevy Dealers, with major sponsors Marquette General Hospital and mBank.  Thank you to our community businesses for your new and continued support.   This year’s Noquemanon will also feature

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The Noquemanon Trail Network accepted as an IMBA Ride Center

Written by admin on August 13, 2014

The Noquemanon Trail Network accepted as an IMBA Ride Center

As of August 2014, the International Mountain Bike Association has granted the NTN as a Bronze Level Ride Center!

What this means for the NTN

The designation of an IMBA Ride center is only given to large-scale mountain bike facilities which can offer something for every rider. It will allow the Upper Peninsula to be recognized as “destination-worthy” thus putting a spotlight on our trails and drawing in

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Noquemanon Trails Network (NTN) advocates for improved non-motorized options

Written by admin on May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014

As part of its mission, the Noquemanon Trails Network (NTN) advocates for improved non-motorized options for residents of the area and visitors from across the State of Michigan and beyond. It is the NTN’s position that the Michigan DNR, as a fellow ‘trail provider’ best serves the non-motorized trail community by developing a plan that includes sustainable funding sources for its trail offerings. This is especially true for high cost trails such as Nordic skiing sites, which have

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NOQUEMANON TRAIL NETWORK ANNUAL MEETING

Written by admin on May 19, 2014

The Noquemanon Trail Network will host their Annual Meeting at Lakeview Arena Citizen’s Forum Room on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at 6:30pm.

The (NTN) Noquemanon Trail Network is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the acquisition and preservation of non-motorized trails. The primary users of the trails include: cross country skiers, mountain bikers, runners, hikers, equestrians and paddlers.  The member supported network receives no governmental support and relies on memberships and charitable donations to do it work.

A brief

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Trail Fest Seeks Volunteers

Written by admin on May 16, 2014

Marquette Trailsfest June 6,7 & 8, 2014

The Trail Fest race committee is actively seeking anyone who is interested in helping at any one of the races, parties, aid stations or information booths to help us throw this amazing, community inspired event. The 2014 Trails Festival is a combination of the XC Mountain Bike race, the downhill, the Dual Slalom race, the Enduro, several youth races, trail runs and trail tours. We have volunteer positions that involve riding the trails, going

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Big Bay Relay, this Saturday, May 17th.

Written by admin on May 15, 2014

 

Attention Big Bay Relay Teams

 You may pick up your teams t-shirts, Friday evening, May 16th from 6:30-7:30 pm at Johnson’s Superior Shoes on N. Third Street in Marquette or the morning of the event at the Kaufman Sports Complex.

 Saturday morning, please arrive 30 minutes prior to your start time to check in with the starter, pick up your t-shirts, have your whole team sign the waiver and receive any last minute instructions. The starting line is on Hawley Street, in Marquette

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Kiwanis Club of Marquette, Chicken BBQ on Sunday, June 8.

Written by admin on May 5, 2014

Kiwanis Club of Marquette, Chicken BBQ on Sunday, June 8.

Looking for volunteers to help as NTN is a grant recipient.  Thank you to Kiwanis of Marquette and Dr. Don:)

The time would be from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM with shifts from 11:00-12:30, 12:30 -2:00, and 1:30-3:00 PM at Lakeview Arena.  People can work the whole time or take a shift or if they need to overlap into another shift time, that is okay too (for example 12-1).   There will be

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