Tower Ridge Recreation Area Open House
Tower Ridge Recreation Area
The Open House at Tower Ridge is Sunday Jan 26th. The usual parking fee is waived so that everyone can try the wonderful skiing and snowshoe trails.
The Eau Claire Ski Striders will provide free cross country ski lessons from 1 PM to 3 PM (every half hour) in both skating and classical technique.
There will also be complimentary light refreshments and snacks.
Candlelight Ski and Sledding Event
3:00-5:00pm Sledding 5:00-7:00pm skiing
Brunet Island State Park, Cornell, WI
Enjoying sledding down the beach hill or strap on skis or snow shoes and enjoy the beautiful candlelit trail. Hot beverages await you in the beach area picnic pavilion. Loaner Skis and snow shoes available for FREE
Andrea Smith, Community Education Coordinator (715) 239-6728
Adult Cross Country Ski Lessons
10:00a.m. to noon
Lake Wissota State Park Nature Center
Learn basic cross country skiing skills in striding or skating. Lessons provided by USSA Level 100 Cross Country ski instructor Karen Possley and the Friends of Lake Wissota State Park. Bring your ski gear. Must call 715-382-4574 to pre-register.
Lake Wissota State Park - 715-382-4574
41st American Birkebeiner
Cable-Telemark to Main Street-Hayward, WI
The largest and most prestigious cross-country ski marathon in North America. Spanning more than 50 K from Cable to Hayward, the Birkie is part of the Worldloppet series of 15 international races. Events for all ages and abilities. www.birkie.com