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EVENTS 20/21 Trail Work Weekends start 10/31, every sat/sun in Nov. starting at 9 am. Please email so we can plan. Wreath Workshop Nov 29 at 1 PM. Jack Frost is too big for us to try. Many other events are being scheduled including several interesting Discovery Snowshoe Tours, our 25 Km Mtn. State Marathon, and some clinics. Will post as we schedule .
Robbie’s Rad Adventures and Chippie’s Care Free Tours Usually Sunday afternoons along easy trails focused on exploration.
Hash Hound Harriers ski hash schedule announced as they are determined.
Full Moon Skiing Trips are around each month’s lunar glare Dec. 30 2020, Jan 28, Feb 27, & Mar 28. We usually head out around 7:30 pm. Good snow and surprising visibility.
Discovery Tours from the Past
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge’s AmeriCorps member Kristen Lantz talking about how and why the native brook trout use cold water streams in the Valley.
AmeriCorps member Brandon Iddings sharing his knowledge about how and why the U.S. military used the valley during World War 2.
Ted Hodson discusses how water in all of its forms moves through the valley. Find out why the wetlands are so important to the water cycle, and how we can guarantee its survival. Ted Hodson will be talking about the history and importance of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Learn why the refuge system was created, what our mission is, and all of the fun activities that are allowed on wilderness land. Also an evening snowshoe and constellation walk. Learn about constellations and the night sky.
— Colin Hughes