NTN Grooming Report January 12, 2012

Forestville: 1.12.12:  Snow Day in Marquette!  Our crew was out at 5:30 this morning rolled to 510, Bagwagi, Chawagi, Mukwa and Migizi.  We will have volunteers out rolling and rolling today.  Everyone is happy for the new snow.

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Blueberry Ridge: 1.12.12 Trails set to be groomed today.  Looking like and afternoon groom.  Tomorrow plans are to groom again.

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Valley Spur: 1.12.12. Crew will be out grooming today about 11:00am.  Trails are looking good.

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Saux Head 1.7.12: Betting Tim will be out in this fresh snow grooming.  All groomers happy for the new snow.

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Fit Strip 1.5.12: Fit Strip has been groomed and tracks set on all trails.

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Al Quaal: 1/9 – Teal Lake Trail – 1.5 k easy loop and 4k original loop groomed and tracked, 1/9 – School Trail groomed and tracked 1/5 – Teal Lake 3.75 k Competition loop groomed and tracked, 1/4/12 – Deer Lake and Olympic Trails groomed and tracked

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Effective January 1, 2012
The Big Bay Pathway is closed until further notice due to extensive road plowing, logging and trucking along the trail system.
Saux Head Trails are packed and groomed. Stay tuned for alternate plans to the annual Honey Bear event. For more information about the NTN and the Big Bay Pathway, call Nikki, 235-6861.

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Volunteer Opportunities: It is that time of year again the MGHS Noquemanon Ski Marathon is looking for volunteers.  Friday night Expo, Saturday race day and now Sunday morning opportunities are available. We are also looking for Trail Hosts at the pole barn during the week.  Shifts range from a couple hours to four.  Help sell day passes and keep the fire cozy. Call the office or return email at noquenetwork@gmail.com.

SISU Ski Fest!

January 14, 2012. “Finnish” in downtown Ironwood. Ski through historic mining areas, scenic bluffs, along the Montreal River and by the World’s Tallest Native American Statue. Commemorative SISU souvenirs for the first 500 races to sign up! Locally crafted age group awards. Traditional “Yooper” fare.

Online & Phone Registration Deadline is Midnight this Thursday, Jan 12, 2012