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Nordic ski club is ready for winter snow

...of city snowplows.The JNSC also used funds from its capital improvement fundraiser last winter to acquire new grooming equipment, including a Can-Am tracked ATV which provides enhanced traction and pulling power for groomers in varying snow...
Local Nordic skiing group seeks donations

...Juneau Nordic Ski Club has just kicked off a fundraising effort this week to collect funds for the purchase of new grooming equipment to keep up with the high demand for additional ski trails in the Juneau area. Juneau Nordic Ski Club Volunteer...
The Juneau Community Foundation funds challenge grant for Juneau Nordic Ski Club

...16,000 to purchase new cross country ski trail grooming equipment. JCF's funds, combined with $5,500 from the...quieter than the models volunteers currently use. The grooming equipment they have in mind is the Yellowstone Track System...
Arrrgh!!! Buckwheat Ski Classic registration now open March. Racers also have the option of joining the society for $10 per year and donating to the society's grooming equipment fund.Print registration forms and membership applications will be available at the usual locations: The Mountain...
Trail upgrades continue near glacier

...trails intersecting with the Dredge Lakes loops and the Powerline and Under the Thunder trails so that groomers and grooming equipment can move (in and out) safely," said Ed Grossman, Forest Service District Recreation Program Manager. "We...
Eaglecrest preps for the ski season, whenever it comes

...years. Mendivil said the heated shop is being used to work on Eaglecrest's vehicles, including snow-making and grooming equipment. The ski area has three snow-making machines that shoot vaporized water into the air to freeze and fall as snow...
A Juneau Nordic ski primer

...experience this winter, said Marc Scholten of the Juneau Nordic Ski Club. He said the state has purchased new grooming equipment for Eagle Beach. "The trails will be in much better condition for skiing," he said. "Eagle Beach will be a...
Snow report

...scheduled to be groomed Saturday by the U.S. Forest Service. The north unit trails are not accessible with the grooming equipment because of the slush on Moraine Lake and the Moose Lake Trail beaver dam. See the club's Web site at home.gci...
Nordic skiers are hot for Eaglecrest's upper loop trail

...cover, if there's a stump there and you go over it, or a rock or something - that takes its toll," he said. "Grooming equipment is meant to groom snow, not stumps and dirt." Despite Juneau's two years of bad weather, Scholten thinks cross-country...
Proposed budget items for Juneau

...10K: Juneau armory deferred maintenance Alaska Department of Natural Resources$14,200: Eagle Beach snow grooming equipment$100K: Eagle Beach state recreation site campground improvements$250K: Juneau historical sites renovation and...


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