Many NSCF events are planned for Birch Hill Recreation Area this weekend! Come out for one, two or all of them!

Saturday, February 15:

  • Kendall Subaru of Fairbanks Ski Cross: Starts at 11 am. A sprint race with lots of obstacles and turns throughout the course. Race divisions for kindergartners through adult. Registration ends Wednesday, 7pm. If you aren’t racing, it is sure a lot of fun to watch! Read more here.
  • Fireside Chat: From 5 to 8 pm in the Cross Country Ski Center. A social evening held to support trail grooming at Birch Hill. Stories about the history of Birch Hill, including the secret luge run! Door prizes! Potluck (please bring a dish to share)!

Sunday, February 16:

  • Buetow Dental Distance Series race: Starts at 11 am. Classic style, distances of 10 and 30 kilometers. Registration ends Friday night at midnight. Read more here.
  • ConocoPhillips Winter Carnival: Starts at 2 pm. A free event for children with Olympic-themed stations to rotate through. (If your child isn’t a part of Junior Nordics, please arrive at 1:30 pm to sign up.)