Excitement is brewing for the 2013 ABR bus trip to Ironwood, Michigan.
On Saturday, December 14, we will depart from John Muir parking lot on Stewart Avenue at 7:15 a.m. We will be riding in a relaxing charter bus with plenty of room for ski gear storage. Complimentary refreshments will be available along the route to ABR (Active Backwoods Retreat).We will reach ABR at approximately 10:00 a.m., just in time to enjoy an invigorating morning ski or snowshoe. A free ski lesson will be available after arrival by ski instructor, John Beatty. After the morning ski, a hearty lunch will be available at the Old World Meats vendor trailer near the ABR cabin. You can order and pay for your lunch from a wide menu of meat, vegetarian, soup, and drink selections at your own expense. Members can enjoy an afternoon ski/snowshoe until 4:00 p.m., at which time the motor coach will head toward a dinner location along Hwy. 51. Dinner will be ordered off the menu with individual checks at your own expense. Arrival back in Wausau will be in the 9:00-10:00 p.m. time frame.
To participate in this first outing of the season, complete the liability form and registration form, and enclose your check made out to the Wausau Nordic Ski Club and mail to: Wausau Nordic Ski Club, P. O. Box 1813, Wausau, WI 54401-1813.Mailed forms must be received by December 3.If there are any remaining seats on the motor coach, members may sign up for them at the potluck on Monday, December 5. If you have any questions about the trip, you can contact Mary Calmes (715 536 7613 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or Kathy Beatty (715 355 1271 or email@example.com).Cost of the trip will be $50 for members or $65 for non-members.
(Non-members might want to consider becoming a member to get the reduced rate).
Register early Ė first come, first serve. If you didnít do this trip before, itís a great adventure. If you did, letís enjoy the fun together again!
Trip cancellation after December 5 (date of potluck social event) will result in loss of registration fee, unless a replacement participant is found.
To reserve your seat, send the completed registration form, the liability waiver form, and your check, made out to the Wausau Nordic Ski Club,, for the total amount to:
Wausau Nordic Ski Club:
P. O. Box 1813
Mailed registrations must be received by Tuesday, Dec. 3. If there are remaining seats on the bus, members may sign up for them at the potluck social event on Thursday, Dec. 5.
Depart from John Muir parking lot at 7:15 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, on a very comfortable charter motor coach loaded with excited skiers, ski gear, and refreshments. Arrive back in Wausau at approximately 9:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Snow Striders are for preschoolers and grade school age children with one-on-one help to give them the right first step on skis. Night Gliders are for 4th to 8th grade children which allows young racers an opportunity to learn more about diagonal and skating techniques. The High School Ski Team promotes an interest in cross country skiing at Wausau West, Wausau East, Wausau Newman and D.C. Everest.
The Ski Swap helps to finance Club projects and sponsor High School teams. The 2012 Snekkevik Ski Race is the oldest continuing organized ski race in the state held in January at Nine Mile Forest.
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