Enjoy some invigorating cross-country and backcountry ski outings with the Brattleboro section of the Green Mountain Club. Everyone is invited to participate including newcomers and non-members. Skiers should wear warm clothing, bring a lunch and water, and be prepared for weather changes.
Trips vary in level of difficulty. Call the leader for information and directions; for additional upcoming outings, see www.brattleborogmc.com. The Green Mountain Club is a nonprofit organization that maintains hiking trails and promotes environmental conservation and outdoor recreation in Vermont.
Saturday, March 6 - Cross-country and backcountry ski at Prospect Mountain, a small defunct alpine ski area in Woodford which now offers groomed cross country skiing. Leaders: Joe and Grace Powers, 275-2335.
Saturday - Sunday March 13 - 14 - Enjoy backcountry skiing and snowshoeing with an optional overnight stay at a heated cabin at Merck Forest and Farmland Center in Rupert. Information: call leader at 348-7158.