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108735

INTRO TO BACKCOUNTRY SKIING TALK

Skiing Date: Thu November 1, 2018

Are you interested in getting out of the ski areas and skiing the backcountry in winter!? Do you look at the forests and mountains with a desire to explore them in winder on skis but don't know where to get started? Then this talk will help answer your questions. If you want to do Nordic backcountry, or downhill ski on alpine or telemark gear we can get you pointed in the right direction.

We will discuss what backcountry skiing is, what equipment and clothing is needed, where you can get the gear, where and when you can go backcountry skiing, and how to ski in the backcountry. We will have talks focused on Nordic backcountry, telemark and alpine touring. Equipment will also be on display to help further your understanding.

The talk will be held at City Square on Thursday Nov 1, 2018 at 6:30 PM. Please contact Mike Bratina at mbratina@gmail.com to register.

Activity Category: Instruction (Skills), Skiing, Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic), Skiing - Downhill (Alpine), Skiing - Telemark
Region: Massachusetts, Boston Area
State: MA
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Michael Bratina mbratina@gmail.com
Registrar: Mike Bratina mbratina@gmail.com
107930

Backcountry Ski Workshop

Skiing Date: Fri February 8, 2019 - Sun February 10, 2019

Come ski the backcountry of Mt. Washington!

The Backcountry Ski Workshop offers a chance for backcountry skiers of all disciplines and levels to tour in the backcountry and learn new skills. Whether you are a novice who wants to learn the fundamentals, or an expert looking to refine your skills, this weekend will have something to offer you. There will be groups for Nordic backcountry, telemark and alpine touring, offering basic instruction as well as more advanced groups focused on a full day of touring.

The workshop will be based out of Pinkham Notch with tours and instruction happening on Mt. Washington and the surrounding area. Meals, lodging, and instruction is included in the workshop cost, participants will need to provide their own equipment; we can help locate rental locations.

Cost for the workshop is $200 members / $250 non-members.
Please contact Mike Bratina at mbratina@gmail.com for more information.

Activity Category: Instruction (Skills), Skiing, Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic), Skiing - Downhill (Alpine), Skiing - Telemark
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: USA
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Michael Bratina mbratina@gmail.com
Registrar: Mike Bratina mbratina@gmail.com
108583

Annual Ski & Games Trip to Bretton Woods

Skiing Date: Fri February 8, 2019 - Sun February 10, 2019

Annual Ski & Games Nordic Skiing with downhill option at Bretton Woods. Feb 8-10 Stay at the Highland Center at Crawford Notch, just minutes away from Bretton Woods Nordic Center. Bring board or other games to play in the evening. Intermediate level trip. $220-$320 per person, depending on the room type: 2 persons per room with private bath, 4 or so per room with shared bath. Fees include Sat/Sun breakfasts, Sat dinner, 2 nights' lodging and linens/towels, shared or private bath. Cross-listed with Intro and Ski committees. Bring games to play, trail ticket money, and lunch food. Fees are approximate, so depending on number of participants. we hope to refund participants as we have in past years.

Activity Category: Skiing, Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic), Skiing - Downhill (Alpine), Skiing - Telemark
Region: New Hampshire, White Mountains
State: NH
Country: United States
Status: Open
Registration Required: Yes
Leader: Debbie Smith carlalist@gmail.com, Carla Schwartz (E-mail Carla Schwartz)