What we're about

The Minnesota Ski Hawks is a non-profit Sports and Social Club. We sponsor events, trips and meet-up nights throughout the year. We’re based in the Twin Cities and currently have approximately 150 members made up of both singles and couples ranging in age from the mid-20’s all the way to the 70's..
The purpose of Minnesota Ski Hawks Meet Up Group is to have fun and to get to know prospective club members. We keep our paid club members of informed on upcoming trips, meetups and other events. While many events are open to non-members, our ski trips are for members of Ski Hawks and Minnesota Ski Council affiliated ski clubs only. Ski Hawk members are also eligible for discounts from our sponsors.
Not a member yet? No problem, we'd love to have you. Feel free to attend one of our social events and get to know us. Our club website contains information about the club including how to join. Visit us at www.mnskihawks.org
If you have any questions or need technical assistance, email us: contactus@mnskihawks.org

Upcoming events (4+)

Annual Holiday Party at Casper's Cherokee in Eagan!

Caspers' Cherokee Sirloin Room: Cedar Ave & Cliff Rd

RSVP

Bring in the holidays toasting your fellow Ski Hawks! Casper's has set aside the loft area above the bar for us. Come and join us for libations and camaraderie. Share your skiing/snowboarding stories from years past. Wear an ugly Christmas sweater or just come dressed for the holidays. There will be a contest with a cash prize for ugliest sweater!

All the fun starts at 5:30 p.m. The Ski Hawks will provide light snacks, a full menu is available for purchase. Follow the link to find out more about Casper's (http://www.casperscherokee.com/).

If you are a veteran Ski Hawk come and say hello to old friends and meet new ones. If you are a new member, welcome, come meet your fellow members and get to know us better!

This event is for paid Ski Hawks and their guests only; therefore, RSVP's for this event will be through our Ski Hawks website. To RSVP, click on this link to our website: www.mnskihawks.org, login (you must be logged into your account with your email address to see the event), and click on Events. Capacity is limited to 50 attendees, so don't hesitate, get signed up today!

See you there! RSVP

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Ski Hawks Meet & Ski at Welch Village!

Welch Village Ski and Snowboard Area

The Ski Hawks will be at Welch Village on Saturday, December 31st for our first "official" Meet & Ski for the season. We would love to see you there!
Lift Tickets: Must be purchased ONLINE AND IN ADVANCE Lift Tickets

The SkiHawks members usually begin to arrive at 9:00 and continue throughout the day. Watch for our yellow bandanas, pole flags and arm/leg and helmet bands.

As usual, the SkiHawks will meet at the Madd Jaxx Bar & Grill.
We will have a fire going...and it will be great!

Madd Jaxx Bar & Grill is off to the east from the main chalet. About a block down the road. Meet there. Pick up your lift ticket at the Main Chalet ticket window then come to Madd Jaxx. Pass holders can still have their passes scanned at Madd Jaxx.

From the Welch Website:

Lift Tickets & Season Passes:

Lift Tickets: Must be purchased ONLINE AND IN ADVANCE. We will not be selling any lift tickets in-person at the window.

Season Passes: Must be purchased online. All season pass holder are required to present their season pass card every time they wish to ski/ride at our outdoor ticket widows at the main chalet or at Madd Jaxx during operating hours and obtain/wear a lift ticket. On weekends & holidays, we usually have a ticket window reserved for only season pass holders.

Indoor Chalet Policies:
All items such as bags, shoes/boots, coolers, and containers are not allowed in the chalet while you are skiing/riding at Welch Village. All personal items must be stored in a seasonal locker, daily paid locker, or in a cubby area. If lockers and/or cubby areas are full, all personal items must be kept in your vehicle.

Carry-on food is NOT allowed in MADD JAXX Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays.

There is a 30 minute time limit per table on weekends and during holiday hours to ensure that all guests are given a chance to use our seating & tables.

No carry-on alcoholic beverages are permitted anywhere on Welch Village property as per MN Statue 340A.512. This includes all parking areas and on all WV property.

Bring your on-line or prepaid voucher to the outside ticket window at the main chalet where it will be exchanged for a lift ticket. Once you have your lift ticket you can drive to the Jaxx Bar & Grill area where we tend to hang.

Pass holders can still have their passes scanned at Jaxx.

For more information, snow reports and directions, check out the Welch Village website at www.welchvillage.com

Meet and Ski with Ski Hawks at Afton Alps!

Afton Alps Ski Area

The Ski Hawks will be at Afton on Sunday January 15th for a Meet & Ski!

You must purchase your Lift Ticket in advance Online!!
Lift Tickets

Come at any time but the lifts open at 9:30. If you're new to the club, it's easier to find people to ski with if you get there early. Meet at The Highland's Chalet at 10:00 at the top of the hill.

Use the Highlands (upper) lot. The Highlands Chalet is the first chalet and parking area you will see on your right after entering the resort after taking your first left at the State Park entrance. Here you can park, pick-up your ticket, grab lunch or a drink and hit the slopes. The only thing you can't do is get rental equipment.

Unfortunately, we were not able to work a lift ticket discount. Perhaps you would like to consider a purchasing Epic Pass.

For more information, directions and a trail map, link to the Afton Alps website,

http://www.aftonalps.com/

See you there!

Ski Hawks Meet & Ski at Welch Village! Cook Out!!

Welch Village Ski and Snowboard Area

The Ski Hawks will be at Welch Village on Saturday, February 4th for a Meet & Ski! We would love to see you there!
Lift Tickets: Must be purchased ONLINE AND IN ADVANCE Lift Tickets

The SkiHawks members usually begin to arrive at 9:00 and continue throughout the day. Watch for our yellow bandanas, pole flags and arm/leg and helmet bands.

As usual, the SkiHawks will meet at Madd Jaxx Bar & Grill.
We will be having a COOK OUT, so bring a dish to share, the Hawks will be supplying the burgers buns and brats. We will have a fire going...and it will be great! Eat at 12:00 noon.

Madd Jaxx Bar & Grill is off to the east from the main chalet. About a block down the road. Meet there. Pick up your lift ticket at the main chalet ticket window then come to Madd Jaxx.

From the Welch Website:
Lift Tickets & Season Passes:

Lift Tickets: Must be purchased ONLINE AND IN ADVANCE. We will not be selling any lift tickets in-person at the window.

Season Passes: Must be purchased online. All season pass holder are required to present their season pass card every time they wish to ski/ride at our outdoor ticket widows at the main chalet or at Madd Jaxx during operating hours and obtain/wear a lift ticket. On weekends & holidays, we usually have a ticket window reserved for only season pass holders.
Indoor Chalet Policies:

All items such as bags, shoes/boots, coolers, and containers are not allowed in the chalet while you are skiing/riding at Welch Village. All personal items must be stored in a seasonal locker, daily paid locker, or in a cubby area. If lockers and/or cubby areas are full, all personal items must be kept in your vehicle.

Carry-on food is NOT allowed in MADD JAXX Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays.

There is a 30 minute time limit per table on weekends and during holiday hours to ensure that all guests are given a chance to use our seating & tables.

No carry-on alcoholic beverages are permitted anywhere on Welch Village property as per MN Statue 340A.512. This includes all parking areas and on all WV property.

Bring your on-line or prepaid voucher to the outside ticket window at the Main Chalet where it will be exchanged for a lift ticket. Once you have your lift ticket you can drive to the Mad Jaxx Bar & Grill area where we tend to hang.

Pass holders can still have their passes scanned at Jaxx.

For more information ,snow reports and directions, check out the Welch Village website at www.welchvillage.com

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