Month: February 2020

Oregon Nordic Club’s John Craig McKenzie Pass Nordic Ski & Pizza Party

When: Saturday, March 21, 2020 Start: Anytime between 10AM and Noon.What: This is an out (up) and back ski. Turn around at any time, or ski all the way to the Dee Wright Observatory for great views. We hope to set track to the… Continue Reading “Oregon Nordic Club’s John Craig McKenzie Pass Nordic Ski & Pizza Party”

Hwy 22 is east of Idanha is now open!

ODOT: Valley, No. Coast: OR 22 just east of Idanha is opening to all traffic by 9:45 p.m. this evening. The road had been closed between Idanha and the OR 22/U.S. 20 junction since last Sunday morning when a double tanker carrying fuel crashed… Continue Reading “Hwy 22 is east of Idanha is now open!”

Indefinite’ closure for recovery, cleanup after fuel tank overturned on Hwy 22

“IDANHA, Ore. (KTVZ) –A double-tanker truck hauling more than 10,000 gallons of gasoline and diesel fuel overturned on state Highway 22 east of Idanha Sunday morning, spilling more than half of its load, some of which reached the North Santiam River, and closing a… Continue Reading “Indefinite’ closure for recovery, cleanup after fuel tank overturned on Hwy 22”


February 11, Tuesday: Snowshoeing again! Mark Olson joined volunteers from the Salamanders trail group to clear fallen trees from the Maxwell Loop to South Maxwell Shelter. With four volunteers and some wicked handsaws they cleared 30 small trees and placed a number of blue… Continue Reading “VOLUNTEER REPORT”

Tour Report

SKI TOUR REPORTFebruary 8, Saturday: Ray Benson/Little Nash Traverse; Five skiers (Bill, Christine, Fiona, Jim and Mark) turned out for this classic backcountry tour. It began with steady snowfall and strong wind, but conditions improved by mid-day and the few inches of fresh snow… Continue Reading “Tour Report”

February 2020 ONC Willamette Newsletter

Willamette Chapter–Oregon Nordic Club P.O. Box 181 Salem, OR 97308 ****Remember:  Our meetings are shifting back to the 2nd Tuesday of the month for the remainder of the season**** Monthly Meeting, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 7:00 pm at Pringle Hall, 606 Church St SE ,… Continue Reading “February 2020 ONC Willamette Newsletter”