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Methow Valley Pursuit Race in Photos

Methow Valley Pursuit Race in Photos

For more information on the 2014 Methow Valley Sport Trails Association’s Methow Valley Pursuit race, see Hood River skier wins Pursuit, locals close behind. For race results, see www.mvsta.com.
MVSTA makes tracks to Patterson Lake

MVSTA makes tracks to Patterson Lake

By Ann McCreary
Making lemonade out of lemons, MVSTA has set ski tracks on Patterson Lake near Sun Mountain to expand cross country ski terrain limited by this winter’s paltry snowfall. MVSTA used a snowmobile pulling a groomer to set tracks …

Nordic team dominates first junior qualifier

The road to the Nordic Junior National Championships that will be held in Vermont next March began in dominating fashion for the Methow Valley Nordic Team competing at the Bavarian Cup in Leavenworth last Saturday and Sunday. The Bavarian was the first in a series of junior qualifier events for skiers 14 years and older...

Nordic Festival weekend events: Pursuit, Backyard Ski Day, dinner

Nordic skiers from across the northwest are expected to take part in the Methow Valley Sport Trails Association’s 30-kilometer Methow Valley Pursuit ski race on Saturday (Jan. 25). Because of inconsistent snow conditions on the usual valley-floor race route, the Pursuit’s skate racing course has been shifted to start at the Cub Creek trailhead, climb...
Ski for Women set for Feb. 2

Ski for Women set for Feb. 2

Ski for Women is back for a second year. The fundraising event to benefit Room One, the nonprofit social services agency in Twisp, is scheduled for Feb. 2 at the Winthrop Town Trailhead. Participation is free but donations are requested and all will go to Room One. Women of all ages and ability are invited,...

South Summit logging postponed, Nordic trails near Loup Loup to be open

By Ann McCreary
Commercial logging planned for the South Summit area near Loup Loup Pass won’t take place this winter, leaving Nordic skiing on trails in the area unaffected this season.