Category Archives: Nordic Skiing
A record 730 skiers took to the Swedetown ski trails in Calumet for the 37th running of the UP Health System Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon on Saturday. Racers could choose from among seven races of various distances and techniques. … Continue reading
Given the forecast for Friday afternoon (March 10) – cold and windy and below-zero wind chills, the Junior Bear Chase has been cancelled. Saturday’s (March 11) Great Bear Chase will continue as scheduled, with a record number of skiers!
Last year saw a record number of skiers for the Great Bear Chase and the 2017 version has already surpassed those numbers, closing in on 700 skiers. The Great Bear Chase includes the signature 50km skiathlon (25km classic and 25km … Continue reading
The 9th annual Glide N Gorge will take place Saturday, March 4, from noon until 3 pm at the Maasto Hiihto ski trails in Hancock. The event starts at the Four Seasons Chalet (Hancock Driving Park) and includes a combination … Continue reading