Fall in Love…with the Outdoors

Make a date, or two, or twenty seven, to get out and exercise! Why? Exercise improves mood. Exercise improves your health. Exercise improves your relationships with others. Exercise WITH a buddy can help you get a better work out. In the name of Valentine’s Day, we have to give some attention to points 3 and […]

Go Anywhere – Confidence with Electric-Assist

E-bikes, or electric-assist bikes, can help breath new life into your cycling adventures. There are a wide variety of e-bikes on the market today, everything from full-suspension mountain bikes to swift commuter bikes. While they are still new in the market, and there is some controversy, e-bikes can be a great solution for certain cycling […]

Gear we always have with us – a Buff

Here in the Copper Country, every day is an adventure. We have access to a surplus of beautiful outdoor spaces and activities. If you’re like us, you have certain gear you always bring along with you, whether you are hiking a new trail or spinning through your regular commute. One piece of gear that’s always along for the ride […]

Tonight’s Ride Canceled – February 7th Fat Bike Ride!

Due to the recent influx of fresh powder, we will postpone our ride until next Tuesday. Typically we meet at Cross Country Sports at 6:30pm on Tuesdays for Fat Tuesday! This is a “fat bike” ride for bikes of 3.8″ wide or larger tires. Swedetown Trail system allows “fat biking” every Tuesday after 5pm. See […]

Winter Trails Day

We had a great time at Winter Trails Day this past Sunday. The turnout was just what we had hoped for, many smiling faces from first-timers to seasoned skiers. At Winter Trails Day participants were able to enjoy a free pass to the Swedetown trails and free equipment rentals of cross-country skis and snowshoes. We […]

Holiday Hours

Warm wishes for a festive holiday season from all of us at Cross Country Sports! In observance of the holidays, we will be open until 4:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve and closed on Christmas Day with regular hours on New Year’s Eve and closed on New Year’s Day.

Countdown to Christmas

Need to find that last stocking stuffer? There are only a few shopping days left to find that perfect gift for the outdoorsy person in your life. From warm wool socks to the perfect puffy, we’ve got what you need.  

Layer Up For Winter Fun

The base of every great winter activity is knowing how to layer. Find the right layering system for when those winter days get cool, cooler, cold. Stop in and check out our selection of base layers, thermals, and shells. Layering for winter activities can always be a gamble. Too warm or too light and you […]

Ride Always

Keep riding all winter, spring, summer and fall. What it takes is the right clothing and the right bike. Locals and visitors are riding to work and playing on groomed snowbike trails.  Cross Country Sports carries several brands of snowbikes including Trek and Surly. The Trek Farley even comes in ultra-light carbon! P.S. If you’re still […]

Fatten up this holiday season

Holiday Hours: Mon-Sat 10am-7pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm With the holidays coming up, it’s the right time to get fat. Biking can be a four-season endeavor these days. Fat bikes open up your options for all-season riding, giving you more places, seasons, and reasons to ride. Curious? Come ride one! Fat bikes rent for $30/day (discounts for […]