Learning to ride a bike is a fantastic skill and a childhood rite of passage. Riding a bike can open up a new world of outdoor activity to a kid. What we discuss below is just one way of learning how to ride a bike - one that focuses on balance first and learning to pedal second. Remember that … [Read more...] about How to Teach Your Kid to Ride a Bike
The Swedetown Trails Club is hosting an end-of-season event – the Easter Bunny Hoppet and Easter Egg Roll. This event includes a 20K Freestyle Cross Country Ski Race and 20K Fat Bike Race. Registration starts at 7:00am at the Swedetown Chalet. The ski race starts at 8:30am and the bike race … [Read more...] about Easter Bunny Hoppet at Swedetown
Find a fun winter activity With the change of seasons, you can try a new activity such as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fat biking, skating and more. Dress for success The key to making outdoor activities is fun dressing for the weather. For winter, this means a proper layering system. (link … [Read more...] about How to Stay Active in Winter
Instead of hibernating this winter, consider learning how to Nordic ski. Skiing is a great way to increase your fitness, both by building aerobic stamina and building up your arm, core, back, and leg muscles. Plus, gliding along in the snow can be refreshing and more therapeutic than pounding away … [Read more...] about Why Cross Country Ski?
Join us on Sunday, December 17th for a Fat Bike Demo at the Churning Rapids Trails. With the new influx of fresh powder, the volunteers and Churning Rapids hope to have some fun loops groomed for you to test out some fancy fat bikes from local bike shops. We will be bringing Trek Farley's and … [Read more...] about Fat Bike Demo at Churning Rapids
Join us for Men's Night - a holiday shopping event in Downtown Calumet. Get your holiday shopping done while enjoying beer, wine, snacks and in-store drawings and discounts! We will be offering shopping assistance, helping you find the perfect gifts for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life. Free … [Read more...] about Join us for Men’s Night in Calumet
To help you get your holiday shopping done, we've got extended hours in the month of December! Open Sunday's 1-4pm Open til 9pm on Men's Night Thursday, December 14th and as always we are open Monday - Saturday 10a-6pm We've got gift guides and knowledgeable employees to help you find … [Read more...] about Extended Holiday Hours
Join us this Thursday, November 16th for Ladies Night in Calumet! Enjoy door prizes and refreshments plus 20-60% off apparel and accessories and 10% off ski packages here at Cross Country Sports starting at 5pm. It will be a great night to get out with friends, take advantage of special deals, … [Read more...] about Ladies Night in Calumet