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Cross Country Ski Headquarters – Bavarian Ski Festival – January 25, 2020

Cross Country Ski Headquarters - Bavarian Ski Festival
Dust off your Lederhosen and join us for a taste of the Alps! Enjoy a gorgeous day of XC skiing on the HQ trail system, then test your strength at Masskrugstemmen, with stein-holding contests for men and women starting at 2:00pm.

Three people at a time can ski in unison atop our giant pair of “Team Skis” in the Team Ski Time Trials, beginning at 3:00pm, and we encourage all guests to dress in their best German attire for a costume contest at 4:00pm.

Special guest German Dave will be serving delicious Bavarian fare, including soft pretzels, sausages, sauerkraut, and of course, German beer. Don’t miss this celebration of heritage and winter fun!

Bavarian Ski Festival
January 25, 2020

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Wednesday July 8th, 2020 - 4:26 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

You thought we forgot about the Mount Snow Challenge, didn’t you??! Truthfully, we did NOT forget to note the melt date (May 24th), but because we do such a thorough digital detox in the spring, we are just now getting around to posting the contest results (we take the words “off-season” pretty seriously).
Anyway, you’re not going to believe this, but out of nearly 200 guesses, NO ONE guessed the correct date!! How is this possible?? We are in shock. If you did in fact guess May 24th and we somehow missed it, comment here and we will get you your prize. For all the rest of you, the trails are beautiful and open for hiking, biking, dog walking, and child walking all summer long. Stop in and shop, too, just call ahead to make sure we’re there. Be well and see you at the Labor Day Weekend Sale! ✌️ @ Cross Country Ski Headquarters
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You thought we forgot about the Mount Snow Challenge, didn’t you??! Truthfully, we did NOT forget to note the melt date (May 24th), but because we do such a thorough digital detox in the spring, we are just now getting around to posting the contest results (we take the words “off-season” pretty seriously). 
Anyway, you’re not going to believe this, but out of nearly 200 guesses, NO ONE guessed the correct date!! How is this possible?? We are in shock. If you did in fact guess May 24th and we somehow missed it, comment here and we will get you your prize. For all the rest of you, the trails are beautiful and open for hiking, biking, dog walking, and child walking all summer long. Stop in and shop, too, just call ahead to make sure we’re there. Be well and see you at the Labor Day Weekend Sale! ✌️  @ Cross Country Ski HeadquartersImage attachment

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I was off by 3 weeks 😂 although the husky enjoyed every second of a late spring snow roll

What was the closest guess?

Are the trails open regardless if you’re there or certain hours

Tuesday May 19th, 2020 - 8:05 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Mount Snow is nearly finished! This photo was taken May 19th. Stay tuned for the official melt date, and subsequent contest winners, undoubtedly coming very soon. ... See MoreSee Less

Mount Snow is nearly finished! This photo was taken May 19th. Stay tuned for the official melt date, and subsequent contest winners, undoubtedly coming very soon.

Comment on Facebook Mount Snow is nearly...

Hard to believe it is still there after all the rain yesterday😊😊

My guess is May 20th

Sunday May 10th, 2020 - 10:14 am

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Happy Mother’s Day from the crew at #xcskihq! Mother Nature gifted us with a thick blanket of snow this morning... a surprising but beautiful sight (also the perfect consistency for making a snowman!). Cheers to all you moms out there - you truly make the world go round, and you are so, so loved!! @ Cross Country Ski Headquarters ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Mother’s Day from the crew at #xcskihq! Mother Nature gifted us with a thick blanket of snow this morning... a surprising but beautiful sight (also the perfect consistency for making a snowman!). Cheers to all you moms out there - you truly make the world go round, and you are so, so loved!!  @ Cross Country Ski HeadquartersImage attachmentImage attachment

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Forty some years ago an old timer in the UP swore he’d once skied on the 4th of July. Who can say it can’t happen again!

Unbelievable! Looks awesome! 😍

Do you need me back at work?? 😂

Oh my You going to ski today? 😍

Ryan Hobbs

Wow...

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Monday April 13th, 2020 - 1:49 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

It’s time for the Mount Snow Challenge!! ❄️ This pile of man made snow (Mt. Snow) is still going strong as of April 13th.... but on what date will it finally melt? Comment when your guess! Winner gets a #xcskihq travel mug 😊 @ Cross Country Ski Headquarters ... See MoreSee Less

It’s time for the Mount Snow Challenge!! ❄️ This pile of man made snow (Mt. Snow) is still going strong as of April 13th.... but on what date will it finally melt? Comment when your guess! Winner gets a #xcskihq travel mug 😊 @ Cross Country Ski HeadquartersImage attachment

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I’m going to go crazy and say June 3rd

May 13, only one more real snowfall in the next week

Tom Schwartz April 23, 2020 call me 🙏😉🍺

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May 18th my son's birthday 🙂

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Sunday March 22nd, 2020 - 9:50 am

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This crew enjoyed some great spring skiing on the #xcskibq trails yesterday! Take a break from the news and the noise and head to the woods for a refreshing dose of normalcy. Rock skis recommended, and we have some to borrow if you need. Open every day until March 31st. ... See MoreSee Less

This crew enjoyed some great spring skiing on the #xcskibq trails yesterday! Take a break from the news and the noise and head to the woods for a refreshing dose of normalcy. Rock skis recommended, and we have some to borrow if you need. Open every day until March 31st.

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Too far to travel. Thanks for the season.

Great idea!

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