NSCF News

Here you’ll find the complete set of updates about NSCF activities. If you’re interested in the news feed for just one area or program, you can find those feeds in the news area of the program on this site.

Summer Camp Introduces Biathlon

If you’ve ever wanted to try biathlon or build your skills, this is your opportunity!  Fairbanks Biathlon Club is hosting a multi day camp (July 23, 25, Aug 1 & 2) and a one day clinic (Aug 4) all at the Birch Hill Biathlon Range over the next few weeks. No experience...

Davya Flaharty Joins NSCF Board

The NSCF welcomes new board member Davya Flaharty. Thanks for serving, Davya! Here's a little about her: I was born and raised in Fairbanks. Being the daughter of Bad Bob and Sharon Baker, I grew up Nordic skiing, running and cycling and enjoyed racing from an early...

NSCF Gets REI Grant to Improve Terrain Park

REI recently announced the awards for it’s “Loving Our Local Outdoors” campaign and the NSCF received $3,000! The money will be used for work on the Terrain Park at Birch Hill Recreation Area. The Terrain Park is in the woods between legs of the Warm Up Loop and...

Birch Hill trails ready for GENTLE use

Yay! The Birch Hill trails have dried out enough that they are ready for GENTLE use. There are still areas that are soft. Please try to avoid those sections. If it does rain a lot, please give the trails a few days to dry out. Here are reports from some other area...