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.

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Nice little unexpected bonus snow today close to 2.5" inches here at Birch. NWS is still calling for a mix of snow and freezing rain through Saturday night. Conditions may not be conducive for grooming early Sunday morning.

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Packed, groomed, and set tracks on the Blackhawk and Chinook trails this morning. Note that these are narrow classic only trails with a specific travel direction. For safety please read and adhere to the ENTER and DO NOT ENTER signs.

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Swing Shift groomed most of the Lighted Loops this evening. Plan for Monday is Day Shift will groom the Black Hole and Flat Black, Swing Shift will groom Blue, Outhouse, South Tower, and White Bear Access. Word from the Birch Hill Groomers reports on Birch Hill...

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Groomed and set new tracks on North 40, Black Baron and the Black Funk. Bill will be doing the Black Hole and Flat Black Monday. ---- We have been noticing a fair number of skiers have been using the trails backwards. Most of the trails ski in the counter-clockwise...

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Groomed the skate lane on the Black Hole, Comp and Black Funk this morning. Base is a very thin 2.5" or less. Right now the plan is to finish dragging the skate lanes over the next several days. Once we have completed the skate lanes we will not groom again until we...

Word from the Birch Hill Groomers

Groomed the skate lane only on Blue, Outhouse, part of the Relay Start, and the North 40 this morning. Average base on the trails is a little bit more than 2.5 inches. That is not conducive to a regular grooming schedule. Don't think we will be able to set new tracks...