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XC skiing in NY

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Osceola Ski center and Winona Forest
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Feb 19 2010  9:00 am  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Tue, Feb 2 2010 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Feb 16 2010 12:59 pm
Event Duration:2 days
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Organizer(s):
Jerry Wright
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:6
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 2 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Contact the leader for additional details.

I'll be in NY that week if anyone wants to join me for XC skiing in the Tug Hill region. Local road conditions can vary greatly and finding trail heads can be challenging for those not familiar with the area so we will caravan from the hotel.
Friday - XC ski at Osceola cross country ski center.
Osceola has on-site ski rental and a substantial inventory of ski gear and clothing.
Saturday - depending on skier skills and trail conditions, we'll ski the trails in Winona forest.
This is a very remote area with trails groomed by the local club; alternate is Osceola.

New England daily snow depth map.

Required Items to Bring:
Layered winter clothing for skiing. Hat, gloves/mittens, thick wool or synthetic socks.
Skis/poles/boots if you are skiing Winona forest.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Meet in the parking lot in front of the hotel. Check on-line maps or hotel for detailed directions.

East Syracuse Super 8
6620 Old Collamer Road
Carrier Circle/Rt 298/Ol Collamer Rd
Syracuse NY, 13507
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
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Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions

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