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1:00 pm: Churning Rapids Snowshoe Hike January 7
January 7, 2018
Join Terry Kinzel for a snowshoe hike on the Churning Rapids trails, followed by hot apple cider and a trip to the sauna. Meet Terry and the group at the Christensen Road trailhead off of M-203 (map). Plan for about an hour long snowshoe on moderately difficult trails.The event is sponsored by the Keweenaw Land Trust.
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12:00 pm: Swedetown Winter Trails Day
January 14, 2018
SWEDETOWN WINTER TRAILS DAY is Sunday, January 14
Free all-day pass for skiing or snowshoeing.
Free snowshoe or ski rentals, provided by Cross Country Sports of Calumet. First come, first served for rental equipment, as available from noon to 4:30 p.m. Come to the Swedetown Chalet to check out equipment.
At the Chalet, free hot chocolate and apple juice from noon to 5 p.m.
We have a new snowmobile to show off. And we’ll also have our large Prinoth Husky groomer on display. Get a close look at this nine-foot tall wonder!
Trails Club members will be on hand to suggest ski or snowshoe routes for anyone new to Swedetown.
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6:00 pm: Tech Trails Citizen’s Night Series
January 16, 2018
Dates: Tuesday nights @ 6pm on the lighted Michigan Tech Trails
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6:00 pm: KLT Fundraiser and Concert
January 20, 2018 –
Help KLT raise money to remove the fence at the Huron Bay Field Station by coming out to our 'This Land is Our Land' concert! Folk band White Water will play great local tunes while leading storytelling and evening dances. It all goes down at the American Legion Post 144 in L'Anse. Learn more online or invite your friends to the Facebook event! Revenue from this event will be matched dollar-for-dollar through a challenge grant made by the Carls Foundation.
|January 21, 2018
1:00 pm: Pilgrim River Backcountry Ski
January 21, 2018
Keren Tischler will lead a backcountry ski through the Heritage Tract of the Pilgrim River Watershed Project. Come equipped to explore the snowy woods of this forested reserve! Meet at the Boundary Road trailhead.
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|January 29, 2018
7:00 pm: Swedetown Super Blue Moon Night Ski
January 29, 2018
Swedetown Super Blue Moon Night Ski.
When: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Meet up at 7 p.m. and plan to ski at 7:15 p.m. for about an hour (depending upon the weather).
Groups will be led by skiers familiar with the trails. We will divide groups by ski ability, so everyone feels comfortable with the time/distance to ski. Please bring a headlamp if you have one. Children are welcome with an accompanying adult.
Free hot chocolate for all in the Chalet after skiing.
Bring your skis and let’s hope for clear skies to see the moon and ski in some awesome moonlight!
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12:30 pm: Retro Ski
February 4, 2018
Introducing: “The Maasto Churning Grand Traverse”.
Skiers will meet at the Tomasi trailhead at 12:30 and head out for some fun backcountry skiing.
The route: We’ll start blazing trail almost right away, heading through the woods down to our Swedetown Creek fording spot. Next we’ll make our way to and over Ruby Marsh in Churning Rapids, then past the tower. We’ll glide on down Pow Pow and Finney Creek trail, then hit the groomed track to the Christensen Rd trail head.