XC Skiing at Stony Creek

If you are new to cross country skiing, I will teach you basics and you will try easy trails on Golf Course.

The Skiing:
We may split the group depending on individual skills.
See the map below. The golf courses are easy and the mountain biking trails are moderate to difficult.
Park Information
Trail Map

The Cost:
Purchase a pass at the park office if you don’t have a Metropark annual pass. The office is located before the entrance gate. You won’t miss it.
Annual Pass: $30
Daily Pass: $7
Ski Set (skies, poles, and boots) Rental: $13

What to bring:
Water bottle (must have it even at cold days), gloves, layer of warm clothes (waterproof ski pants & jacket preferred).

Meetup Point:
We will meet up at Golf Course Clubhouse/Ski Center about 10 min drive from the entrance gate. Follow the sign to Golf Course.
Meetup Point

Afterwards (Food and Drink):
Stony Creek Roadhouse
3000   26 Mile Rd.
Shelby Township, MI
http://stonycreekroadhouse.com/

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  • Dena

    Thanks so much to a great start to my new year's weekend. Iko - thank you for your time and patience. You're a wonderful teacher! Great to see everyone!

    February 3, 2014

  • Krystina S.

    I am at the park just trying to find the clubhouse.

    February 1, 2014

  • Dena

    About 15 min away.

    February 1, 2014

  • Krystina S.

    I have Tim bits for everybody!

    February 1, 2014

  • Dena

    Sorry...running late. Slow moving traffic

    February 1, 2014

  • Charlie

    Most likely will be late.

    February 1, 2014

  • Caryn ;.

    As much as I love skiing at Stoney (one of the places I learned to x-country ski), I have at least an hour drive and it looks like I'll be getting on the side roads just as the snow gets heavy... I kept hoping the forecast would change :-(

    February 1, 2014

  • seema

    Worked all night; need sleep,

    February 1, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great day for this! Need to save my "mojo" for tennis this afternoon though. Enjoy!

    February 1, 2014

  • Caryn ;.

    Weather conditions could stop me... Fingers crossed :-)

    January 30, 2014

    • Caryn ;.

      Yeah jugs of caffeine perfect for the high strung and wound up... right Charlie (referencing the last time I ambushed ahem saw you) ;-)

      January 31, 2014

    • Charlie

      Hmmm, Caryn driving through the snow for over an hour. I will be wearing my bullet-proof vest.... and bringing bear spray.

      1 · January 31, 2014

  • IKO

    Call my cell if you need.
    [masked]

    January 31, 2014

  • Linda

    Sorry to change last minute, hope you all have fun!

    January 31, 2014

  • Yolanda H.

    I'm going down hill skiing that same day. Please keep me posted.

    January 27, 2014

  • Charlie

    And I was just about to set up the exact same event... saved me the trouble. I will also be happy to help those new to cross-country.

    January 26, 2014

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