Backyard Ski Day, an annual event which offered free skiing on the 200-plus kilometers in the valley’s trail system last Friday (Jan. 26), also drew people to the Methow Trails headquarters in Winthrop to try out skiing or fat biking, or take a ride in a Pisten Bully snow grooming machine — or just enjoy […]
Photos courtesy of Christine Kendall Above: Poetry fans packed The Confluence for the recent William Stafford Birthday Poetry Reading, which featured Confluence Poets members and students from Liberty Bell Middle School and Paschal Sherman Indian School. Below, organizer Cindy Williams Gutierrez encouraged teachers Amy Fitkin and Dani Golden.
Photos by Steve Mitchell Ten classes of competitiors with 55 total biathletes, many of them local youth, took part in the Chasing the Sun Biathlon event at Liberty Bell High School on Saturday. Skiers ranging in ability from first-time novice youth and adults, to local rising biathlon star Aidan Sands, skied and shot rifles on […]
Last weekend’s sub-zero temperatures, combined with new snowfall, created wintery photo opportunities from one end of the valley to the other. The challenging conditions did not deter some brave souls from venturing out.