Ski Camp Info

posted Dec 17, 2015, 8:31 AM by Sid Voss   [ updated Dec 17, 2015, 9:23 AM ]
This info went out in an email, but here it is again in case you missed it.

Bring your skis home on Thursday or Friday.  We will not be able to get into the wax room on Saturday morning.


Important Ski Camp Info
December 19-22

 

Departing from HHS

ARRIVE AT HIGH SCHOOL main parking lot at 6:30- 6:45 a.m. 
Bus will leave at 7:00 AM.
(NO ONE WILL LEAVE ON THE BUS WITHOUT PAYING IN FULL AND TURNING IN ALL COMPLETED FORMS!!)

 

Lodging & Return to HHS 

Staying at Giants Ridge, Biwabik, MN (800) 688-7669www.giantsridge.com


Returning 7:00 -- 8:00 p.m. Tuesday.  (Skiers will call when they get close.)
 

Packing (Label EVERYTHING!!)

 

 

Weather 

The weather is not cooperating but we will make it work. There is man-made snow at the Lodge at Giant’s Ridge and hopefully they will have enough snow fall this week so we can use the trails.  If you have rock skis please bring them.  Be aware the high temperature on Saturday will be 19 degrees F, so bring warm clothes.

 

Itinerary & Meals
 
Saturday:
  • We will be stopping for lunch in Cloquet on the way up.  Please bring money for lunch.
  • Be ready to ski classic after we arrive in the afternoon.  There will be facilities to change, but have your clothing and boots ready. 
  • Dinner at 5:00 PM is provided.
 
Sunday / Monday:
  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM will be provided.
  • There will be (2) 2-4 hour ski workouts per day.  Classic or skate.
  • Dinner at 5:00 PM is provided.
 
 Tuesday:  
  • Breakfast at 8:00 AM will be provided.
  • There will be (1) ski workout / time trial.
  • Bus will arrive at 1:30 PM to return home.
  • We will stop on our return trip in Cloquet for a meal.  Please bring money to purchase food.
 

Miscellaneous

 
  • Please have your skis waxed, except kick zone, prior to arriving to camp.  There will be a wax hut with wax and benches on-site too. 
  • Lunches are NOT provided.  Each room has a kitchenette with a microwave, fridge, cooking plate, dishes, etc.  There is also a cafeteria at the downhill building adjacent to the Lodge.  Bring food for lunches or money to purchase lunch in the cafeteria.