Category Archives: Nordic Skiing
The Copper Country Ski Tigers will hold their annual used outdoor gear swap Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Houghton High School multi-purpose room. Buy and sell outdoor gear – bikes, kayaks, canoes, camping gear, skis, snowboards, outdoor clothing, or … Continue reading
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