Shaggy's Copper Country Skis You asked, we delivered! We're proud to release the Hubbell 85, our newest addition to the lineup. These skis are made to carve quick trenches on corduroy, grip on ice, and rail anything on the front side of the mountain. Available in our new nanoMAG® Damping System construction.
Spring Training Day & Barbecue!May 27, 10:00amCross Country Ski HeadquartersGrab your XC ski buddies and join us for some group spring ski training at Cross Country Ski Headquarters. We are offering several options for anyone who wants to improve their cross country ski technique and/or learn to practice skiing without snow. Cap it all off with a BBQ lunch on the sundeck with the funnest people around: Michigan XC skiers!
10:00am - 12:00pm: Roller Ski Clinic with Andy Liebner (clinic will run approx 90 minutes) - Cost is $25, roller skis available to borrow if needed. Beginners welcome. BYO ski boots, bike helmet and gloves.
10:00 - 11:00am: Pole Walking / Hill Bounding Group Workout on XC Ski HQ ski trails - no charge. Bring poles that are just over waist height, or we will have some available to borrow.
11:15 - 12:00pm: Yoga For Skiers clinic with Mariah - no charge.
12:30 - BBQ Lunch provided by XC Ski HQ - no charge.
Not into "training", but D. T. S. (Down To Shop)? We like your style. Your fave shopping destination for cross country skis, clothing, and good vibes will be open from 10:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday, May 27th. Yes, that is a whopping 4 hours of open-ness for your Mem Weekend enjoyment. Shop the clearance sale, get your skis storage-waxed, or bring your skis in for stone grinding.*
See you at HQ!
*We have special stone grinding rates with the top stone grinding service providers in the country, so if your ski bases are scratched up, or you'd like to dedicate a pair as a "warm" or "cold" ski, bring 'em in!... See MoreSee Less
$1,000 REWARD On the weekend of the 6th & 7th of May vandals burned the top ramp retaining wall on the Copper lift at Mont Ripley. This has cause several thousand dollars of damage and if the flames reached the near by lift, could have caused hundreds of thousand of dollars of damage. We have sustained much vandalism at Mont Ripley in the past and we are aggressively looking for information leading to an arrest of the person or people involved in this stupidity. We are offering a $1,000 reward. Either call Mont Ripley or the Michigan Tech Public Safety office. ... See MoreSee Less
Cross Country Ski Headquarters So, Lynne and Bob are currently at the Neveplast headquarters in Italy, testing out their synthetic cross country ski surface. The report is: better than expected! Looks like pretty decent glide to us!! ... See MoreSee Less