Winter Trails Day is a national event with 100 locations around the country. This year’s Winter Trails Day at Swedetown will be Sunday, January 14th. Our co-sponsor Cross Country Sports in Calumet will offer rental equipment for skiing and snowshoeing for no charge. Free trail passes are given so new people can try out all the trails.
Great Bear Chase 2018 ski marathon will be March 10th. Registration is now open with the lowest entry fees on offer through December 31st.
Junior Bear Chase – The youth races will be Friday, March 9th.
Ride the Keweenaw 2017 The family friendly weekend March 26-28 featured many events throughout the Keweenaw with everything from guided rides to enduro racing to social events. More than 80 cyclists enjoyed the scheduled guided ride at Swedetown this year.
Great Deer Chase 2017 Mountain Bike races were held on Saturday, August 19th. Thank you all who participated and all volunteers who helped with the race.
Annual Meeting for all members is held each year in November. The 2017 meeting was held on November 12th. Two new Board members were appointed, officer elections were held, the Treasurer gave a financial report and the outgoing President gave a groomer report. Our special guest was Botanist Jill Fisher who gave a presentation on invasive plants at Swedetown and in the local area.