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Ski School 2022

January 2022 Newsletter

WILLAMETTE CHAPTER – OREGON NORDIC CLUB P. O. Box 181 Salem, OR  97308 NEWSLETTER January 2022                             photo by Frank Hoffman     Just as predicted in December, the snow, though a bit late, did come; and it… Continue Reading “January 2022 Newsletter”

Trip Reports

From Kim Jones: I had a great day up at Marys Peak. Bit of a death march as it was 13 miles round trip for relatively few turns. I parked at the first high spot on the road about MilePost 3.5 in about 12… Continue Reading “Trip Reports”

Newsletter, November 2021

WILLAMETTE CHAPTER – OREGON NORDIC CLUBP. O. Box 181Salem, OR 97308     Welcome to the 2021-2022 ski season.  La Nina conditions have formed in the Pacific, our long term forecast calls for a cooler, wetter winter and Santiam Pass received a couple of… Continue Reading “Newsletter, November 2021”

John Craig Memorial Ski Event Survey

John Craig Memorial Ski Event Survey — Read on

Tour Report – Tuesday, May 4th

It’s not over yet! Tuesday, May 4th Howard Simon and I (Bianca Klar) skied towards North ridge of Mt. Washington. We took a chance on possibly facing some ugly conditions, but knowing that there is still plenty of snow left. Day started out cool… Continue Reading “Tour Report – Tuesday, May 4th”

…Tour ReportMay 2, Sunday:

by Jim Todd photos by Dayna Svendsen …a little misty rain, some sleet, a dusting of snow and plenty of afternoon sunshine. It was all good. We had intended a last foray north of Santiam Pass, but the rapid melt left too many bare… Continue Reading “…Tour ReportMay 2, Sunday:”

Hoodoo View

April 27, Tuesday: View from the Top of Hoodoo by Keith Hodgins NUFF SAID!

Tour Report

By Jim Todd April 20, Tuesday: Jessica Larson, Trails Volunteer Coordinator for Deschutes NF, joined me at 0900 for a survey of Ray Benson Ski Trails. Santiam Pass still has 3-5′ of snow, but high temperatures and our freeze/thaw cycle have taken a toll.… Continue Reading “Tour Report”

Trip Report

By Bianca Klar On April 18th, beautiful Sunday, the 5 of us decided to take advantage of a still solid snow pack in the mountains. We (Bob Y, Fiona C, Dayna S, Howard S, and Bianca K,) proceeded on a three lake tour; Summit,… Continue Reading “Trip Report”