Calendar

Oct
24
Thu
2019
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
25
Fri
2019
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
26
Sat
2019
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
27
Sun
2019
Kids’ Pumpkin Hunt
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids' Pumpkin Hunt

What: Our Track Attack and Junior Racers are organizing a Pumpkin Hunt to raise funds for their program. Hot dogs, hot chocolate and marshmallows around the fire will be included.

 

Where: meet at Apex Day Lodge

When: 10:00 am start

Who: all kids 12 years old and under are welcome!

Cost: $10 per pumpkin hunter (includes pumpkin and food).  $5 for just want food and hot chocolate.

Don’t Forget: bring a mug for hot chocolate, a marker for pumpkin drawing, and your own water bottle!

About the event:
The team has 125 pumpkins hidden in the Enchanted Forest. Children 12 years and under are invited to hunt for a pumpkin with our ski team who will guide them into the forest.

There will be some fun games and pumpkin drawing on the pumpkins for carving at home, and fun times around the fire eating hot dogs and marshmallows.

Don’t miss out on the fun!

Nov
2
Sat
2019
Nelson Nordic Ski Swap & AGM
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Nelson Nordic Ski Swap & AGM @ Rod & Gun Club

Nelson Nordic Ski Swap

Saturday, November 2, 2019

CROSS COUNTRY SKI GEAR

Nelson Rod & Gun Club
801 Railway St

Have Cross Country Gear to sell?  (Good quality, modern, clean and priced to sell)

Gear Drop Off: 9 – 10 am  (cross country gear and clothing only)

AGM: 10-11am     Anyone attending the AGM will be admitted early to the Ski Swap and also eligible for some excellent door prizes!!

SKI SWAP: 11am – 12:30pm

Payout and Pick-up unsold gear: 12:45-1:30 pm

Fee: 15% of sold merchandise goes to the club
$5.00 charge for unsold items

Also at the Ski Swap:

  • Purchase Memberships: visit our Registration Table to purchase your Early Bird Membership
  • Ski Waxing and Bake Sale Fundraiser for Ski Team: Bring your skis to get them waxed for only $10, and buy some delicious goodies to support the Nelson Nordic Ski Team!

To volunteer at the ski swap, contact Jennifer at jenniferalehmann@gmail.com

 

Jan
10
Fri
2020
Full Moon Ski
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come ski the magical moonlit trails with torches guiding the way, and enjoy hot drinks beside a bonfire at the Euphrates shelter!
Bring a headlamp and your own mug for drinks.

 

Feb
13
Thu
2020
Valentine’s Eve Ski
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Valentine’s Eve Ski
Thursday, February 13th, 6 to 9 pm

Enjoy an evening of skiing, light and friendship on the night before Valentine’s Day. (Not on Feb. 14, due to Kootenay Cup on Feb 15 & 16 this year.)

Meet at Apex for festivities and night skiing by tiki light.
Live music with Jaime Bastedo at 6:30 and 8:00.
Wish lanterns distributed at 7:30 (weather dependent).

Bring a headlamp, a mug for hot apple cider, a non-perishable food item, and remember to wear red.

If you can, please bring healthy Valentine’s treats (finger food, appies or desserts) to share.

NNSC Members: Free
Non-Members: $5

Non-perishable food item and/or monetary donations for the Nelson Community Food Centre.

Sponsored by Telus

Feb
22
Sat
2020
NELSON COMMUNITY LOPPET
Feb 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

The Second Annual Nelson Community Loppet!

A fun ski event for all ages and abilities. Ski your own pace and distance, with 3km, 5km and 10km courses available.

Prizes, lunch and snacks included!

Registration: 8:30 to 10:00 am

Loppet Start: 10:15 am

Draw Prizes: 11:45 am

Fees
$15 for 18+
$10 for Junior (7 – 18)
$35 for Family (2 Adults with 2 or more juniors)
FREE for kids aged 6 and under

All proceeds to Nelson CARES Society.

Mar
7
Sat
2020
Ski all the Trails & Poker Run
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

A fun way to challenge yourself and ski the entire trail system at Nelson Nordic Ski Club. Ski on your own or with a partner/team! Classic or free technique!

Join us at Apex Hut and get registered between 9am and noon. Get your orienteering card. Ski all the trails, collecting the necessary punches for your card. Bring your card to Finley’s later.

Prizes will be awarded that evening at 7pm at Finley’s Burger & Beer Fundraiser, where we’ll be raising money for our new grooming machine.

Poker Run: best hand wins prize money, awarded at Finley’s

Fees:
$10 per individual
Teams are $5 per skier (two or more skiers)
Non-members pay day use fees as well.

Fundraiser for New Grooming Machine at Finley’s
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Serving nordic skiers in Nelson & area since 1983