The Loma Prieta Ski Touring section ( STS) has organized a 2 night (Sat & Sun) group trip to Hutchinson Lodge in Norden for the 3 day President’s weekend. The lodge sleeps up to 20 comfortably and we want fill the trip. The trip includes dinners for both Saturday & Sunday and breakfasts on Sunday and Monday. Each person need to bring their own lunch and snacks. Please bring some food to share for happy hour Sat and Sunday. Cost is $75/person.
Beginners and minors are welcome. Once we know who plans on going, the leaders involved will plan day trip options for the beginner, adv beginner, and intermediate levels. If you have not XC skied before, lessons are available next door at Clair Tappaan Lodge (CTL). Rental equipment is also available at CTL.
The tours on Saturday will meet up at Hutchinson Lodge parking lot at 9 am unless the leaders have made other arrangements. There will be other day tours planned for Sunday and Monday.
For more info about hutchinson lodge, see www.sierraclub.org/outings/lodges/hutchinson.aspx.
All participants are required to complete and sign a Sierra Club waiver of Liability and medical information form. These will be sent to you when you register.
For more information and to reserve a space, please send a check for $75/person, made out to “STS” and deliver it to the trip leader. Bring an extra $3/person if you want to fire up the wood heated sauna. Hutchinson guests need to bring personal gear, sleeping bags, toiletries, etc. The Lodge has plenty of cooking and eating utensils and many mattresses for sleeping.
Leader: John Cordes [masked][masked]