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Check out the list of New England Dog Sledding Adventures on the Top 10 Page.
Jackson Ski Touring has Tuesday Trekkers for weekly social snowshoers at 1 PM and Friday Gliders at 1 PM for weekly classical XC skiing.
The Vermont Winter Experience at Smugglers’ Notch is a "bucket list" of winter activities - daily snowshoe group treks, 1.5 hour XC lessons, winter walking, snow tubing, weekly winter carnival, ice skating, airboard sledding, a snowcat cabin ride, a hot chocolate around the world tasting class, and a snowman mug painting class all starts at $89 per youth (3-17) and $119 per adult per night.
Waterville Valley, NH has Women's XC Ski Instructional Clinics on Mar 1. Ski with Olympian Kris Freeman on Mar 15 for a skate clinic and Season Pass Holder Appreciation Day, too.
Lapland Lake in Northville, NY has Marvelous Midweek Rates on Sun-Thurs nonholidays at $175 per night double occupancy including facility use pass, sauna and 50% off of XC ski group lesson.
Garnet Hill Lodge, North River, NY has Kids! Ski Program on Sundays for fun, exploration & adventure with skills and games on XC skis, and more. Guided Backcountry Tours on 3/15 by RSVP at 9:30 AM $50 pp + $10 for lunch.
Making Tracks Snowshoe Package at Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, VT includes 2 nights lodging, BF buffet, lunch voucher, snowshoe rental, gift in room. Jan-end Mar 2014. Junior Nationals races on Mar 1-8.
Bolton Valley Nordic Center in VT has Snow Days on Mar 1at 9-1 with FREE trail pass and rentals, bonfire, snacks, fleece hat for first 50 attendees. Also Snowshoe Explorer Tours on Saturdays at 2-4 PM and Sunday XC Ski Clinics at 10-11 AM.
Check the snowshoe articles on SnowshoeMag.com.
Dog Sledding with Nature's Kennel in McMillan, MI full or half day trips; full moon trips; On Thursday in Feb for Tahquamenon Falls Adventure.
Lutsen Resort, MN has its Girlfriend Getaway Package which includes a bottle of champagne, massage or treatment, dinner, BF for minimum of 4 people/2 nights. During the summer if you stay a week at Lutsen, get 14% off lodging. Also the Winter Bed & Breakfast Package starts at $40 per person incl full BF on Jan 2-Mar 22 Sun-Thur. March Weekends at Midweek Rates Mar 11-31!
Fun Dog Sledding Race "Thrilla in McMilla" with Nature's Kennel in McMillan, MI on Mar 29 on a 20-mile course with musher meeting at 9:30 AM. Youth race on a 2-mile course at 3 PM. 906-748-0513.
Wintergreen DogSled Lodge in Ely, MN has Parent-Child Dogsled pair rides.
Cable Natural History Museum in Cable, WI has many special programs. Check for weekly schedule. 715-798-3890. www.cablemuseum.org
Boundary Country Trekking in northern MN has a yurt to yurt adventure, or lodge to lodge trek.
North House Folk School at 500 W. Hgwy 61 in Grand Marais, MN has the Northern Fiber Retreat on Feb 12-17 with 17 course Lunch & Learn and Evening Gatherings. The Woodcarver's Week is Mar 4-9 and the Northern Sustainability Symposium is set for May 1-4. www.northhouse.org
Crested Butte Nordic Ctr has the Gothic Mountain Tour on Mar 8 a race or tour of 16 or 23 miles and the Grand Traverse on Mar 28 for a 40 miles backcountry ski endurance race with 7,800 foot climb.
Bear Valley Nordic Ctr in CA has the Bjornloppet Race and Festival on Mar 8-9. Check the site for details. The Parent Drop-In Price during the kids Strider Glider program on Tues 3:30-5 or Sun 112-1:30 with trail pass and rental for $15 on Tues or $20 on Sun.
Lone Mountain Ranch in Big Sky, MT has 1,2 or 3 night overnight lodging specials for Montana residents. Check the site for details.
Flagstaff Nordic Ctr in AZ has Friday Bonfires at 4-7 PM with discounted rentals for XC ski, snowshoe or snow bike and $5 trail access.
Demo Day at Tahoe Donner XC in Truckee, CA has Taste of Truckee food event on the trails on Mar 23.
Sorensen's Resort in Hope Valley, CA has Short History of Lake Tahoe presentation by writer historian Michael Makley on Sun, Mar 9. Refer Friend or Family and when they stay and mention your name, you'll get a free midweek night.
Sun Mtn Lodge in Winthrop, WA in the Methow Valley has Backyard Ski Day on Mar 14. Women's Ski & Yoga Retreat on Feb 28-Mar 2. Winter Adventure Pkg midweek from $77.50 per person nonholiday Jan 1- Mar 6. Road Scholar weeklong program starting on May 4 and Oct 5 for NW History & Nature in the Methow Valley.
Vista Verde Ranch near Steamboat, CO has the Spring Break Getaway at the ranch for the family 7 nights during Feb 22-Mar 8 with free massage for Mom and Dad.
Enchanted Forest in Red River, NM has the New Moonlight Ski/Snowshoe & Dinner at the Yurt on Mar 22.