Jackson Ski Touring Center in Jackson has had consistently good skiing and snowshoeing due to snow management and fantastic groomers.
Enjoy some of the great activities coming up this month!
- Four week skate clinics with PSIA certified instructor Laurel Smith start up on Friday, Feb. 5. These clinics are designed for the advanced beginner and will help fine tune skate techniques. $75/members, $100 non-members.
- On Feb. 13 from 5-6 p.m. Dr. Tish Murray will present “Stress, Hormones & Heart Health.” Dr. Murray will discuss how hormone imbalances in men & women can distort a person’s midsection despite diet & exercise. Come learn about how you can optimize your health & reserve hormone imbalances.
- A full moon snowshoe tour will be held on Feb. 22 from 6-8 p.m. departing from the Eagle Mountain House. $15; includes snowshoes & poles.
- The Cross Cat Touring Challenge will be held on Feb. 27-28. This Randonee race uses the alpine touring method and special bindings and “skins” that stick to the snow. Starting from Jackson XC, competitors will ascend the Wildcat Valley XC trail up the backside of Wildcat Mountain & then descend the Wildcat Ski Trail. Different lengths & divisions will be offered.
Just a reminder that Jackson XC also has several ongoing weekly events including Tuesday Trekkers, Friday Gliders & Easy Sliders, Guided Snowshoe Nature Tours and more. See a complete list here: http://jacksonxc.org/events/weekly-ongoing-events/.
Please let me know if you would like to visit the Jackson Ski Touring Center or would like more information!
ABOUT JACKSON XC
The Jackson Ski Touring Foundation is a community based not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, chartered to maintain trails in and around the charming Village of Jackson, NH. The Foundation maintains 150 km of varied and breathtaking cross country ski and snowshoe trails. Foundation trails connect with A.M.C. trails in Pinkham Notch and White Mountain National Forest backcountry adventure trails. The Foundation operates under a Special-Use Permit with the White Mountain National Forest, and with the cooperation of 75 private landowners, and the Village of Jackson. More information about the Foundation and its offerings can be found on the web at http://www.jacksonxc.org.