2017 Ski Trip! Dec. 26-28th

 The 2017 Lakeville Nordic Winter Break Ski Trip!

PERMISSION SLIP

**UPDATED!!

 Intinerary Link  (also see below)

General information:   The winter break ski trip will be for 3 days and 2 nights from TUESDAY, Dec. 26th  through THURSDAY,  Dec. 28th We will load the coach bus on December 26th at Kenwood Trail Middle School at 11:00 AM. Bus Departure 11:15AM  We will take a short meal stop on our way to and from our lodging destination. Dec. 28th, we will return to Lakeville.  Our estimated return time to Kenwood Trail at 5:00 PM.   Detailed Itinerary and other useful links below.

Map of Ironwood Area Map of ABR Trails ** BRING LUNCH MONEY FOR BUS RIDE UP AND FOR FOOD ON RIDE BACK.

Schedule  Intinerary Link

Where we will ski:  ABR Trails and Wolverine Trails, Michigan U.P.

Where we will stay:   Black River Lodge, Ironwood, MI

Weather forecast for area:    Forecast for Ironwood, MI

What to bring  Packing List  

Packing Lunch for Bus or Snacks:  (packing a lunch,  packing snacks)

COST: 200.00  includes 2 nights Lodging, Ski Passes, Coach Bus Transportation and Meals. Excluding en-route travel meals. (skiers will need at least  $50.00 cash for en-route snacks, groceries, etc..)

***PAYMENT IS DUE UPON OR BEFORE DEPARTURE  Cash or Check Payable to Lakeville Nordic Boosters***

TRANSPORTATION:  Gray Lines Coach Bus (en-route movies and wi-fi available) transportation both ways. Also, providing daily shuttle to and from the trails. We will be sharing bus and lodging with Northfield High School  and Prior lake High School nordic ski teams.

LODGING:  Black  River Lodge,  Ironwood, Michigan

TRAILS:    ABR

Dec. 26-28, 2017  
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 26th
Time   Event / Item  and Location
11:00- 11:15 am load/ Depart Kenwood
1:30pm Lunch stop
4:45 pm Arrive, Check-in, Black River Lodge
5:30 pm Ground rules meeting at Lodge
6:00 pm Dinner  - catered dinner at Lodge
7:00-10:00 pm Games, cards, swimming, quinzies?
11:00 pm In rooms, Lights out
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27th
8:00am Wake Up, dress for skiing
8:30 am Breakfast at Lodge, dress, pack up and prep for a  day of skiing
9:30 am   Depart Lodge
10:00am Arrive ABR, get ski passes
10:00 am – 12:00 am Ski Classic
12:00 am-1:00 pm Lunch -  Pasties
1:00-2:30 pm Ski Skate- ABR
2:30-3:00 pm Break if you need
3:00- 4:15 pm   Ski choice
6:00 pm Dinner  - catered dinner at Lodge
7:0-10:00 pm Games, cards, swimming, social time  or
Night Ski or hike (near lodge)
11:00 pm In rooms, Lights Out
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28th
7:00 am Wake Up, dress for skiing
7:30 am Breakfast at Lodge
9:00 am Check-Out, Load Bus, Depart
9:30 am Arrive  ABR  Trails  
9:00-11:30 am Ski Choice- (Sk or Cl)
11:45am Load and Departure
3:00pm Meal stop
5:00pm Return Kenwood Trail Middle School, Lakeville
 

PACKING CHECKLIST:

______ signed permission slip and money (200.00)
______ at least 3 pair of non-cotton ski socks
______ set of casual traveling clothes
______2 sets of underarmour/base layer (tops and bottoms)
______warm up jacket or wind jacket (not anything cotton! No sweatshirts!)
______wind/warm-up pants(not anything cotton! No sweatpants!)
______at least 2 pair of gloves/ mittens (so you’ll always have a dry pair)
______2 hats
______ Buff  or neck warmer (face cover for cold mornings)
______water bottle 
______Waist  pack (or pockets to carry a snack on the trail)
______personal toiletries—whatever you need
______games, books, cards,  etc..  Internet connection is bad
______Skis, boots and poles (Classic and Skate)
______Headlamp if you have one
______ sunglasses/eyewear
______ derma-tone/Vaseline and chapstick "Face Tape"
______ Swimsuit (they have a pool at the Hotel)
______a willingness to help out!
_____  Personal HEALTHY SNACKS FOR THE TRAIL examples:   
Trail Mix,  Beef Jerky, Venison Jerky, Dried Fruit,  Nuts, Coutry Fried Steak (hahaha)
 (packing a lunch,  packing snacks)