Month: December 2020

Skyline Trail and attempt at Joy Lake 12/12/20

By Dayna Svendsen Bianca, Fiona, Bob, Jerry, Jim and I met at Santiam Sno-Park for a Saturday ski. It was quite cold and foggy. This, paired with the burned out forest created a bit of an eerie feel at times, though it was quite… Continue Reading “Skyline Trail and attempt at Joy Lake 12/12/20”

Trip Report

By Jefferson Starr Friday December 18th, Jim Todd, Bill Nelson and Jeff Starr along with Beth Dayton from the Salamanders and Dillan from the McKenzie Ranger District found ideal snow and weather conditions at Ray Benson SnoPark. Temperatures hovered around freezing as mostly clear… Continue Reading “Trip Report”

Link to Santiam Pass Weather Forecast

https://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=44.4024&lon=-121.8837&site=pqr&smap=1&unit=0&lg=en&FcstType=text#.X9WOtC076fA

Hoodoo is open

According to the Hoodoo website – check out their page for more information. Chuck’s Page

Revised December 2020 Nordic Club Newsletter

Skiing in the Time of Covid-19             The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting all of our lives in nearly every way.  But with winter approaching, we can be sure that if snow falls there could be skiing.  The Oregon Nordic Club remains dedicated to skiers and cross-country skiing. … Continue Reading “Revised December 2020 Nordic Club Newsletter”

December 2020 Newsletter

Oregon Nordic Club Willamette Chapter December 2020 Make Tracks – Invitation to Ski Skiing in the Time of Covid-19             The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting all of our lives in nearly every way.  But with winter approaching, we can be sure that if snow falls there could… Continue Reading “December 2020 Newsletter”

Trip Report

By Bob Young Fay Lake ski 12-2-20With winds forecast for the pass I decided to stay in the trees and catch some snow before the upcoming sunny days create crusty conditions. It’s been years since I’ve skied to Fay Lake and pulling off at… Continue Reading “Trip Report”