Upcoming Events

Annual Free Lesson Day

The Bitterroot Cross-Country Ski Club will be offering free classic-style cross-country ski lesson on Saturday, January 16th. Instructions begin from the Chief Joseph Trailhead parking lot at 11:00 a.m. and will last from 1 to 2 hours.
If you wish to receive instruction, please leave us a comment on this website or send us a message on our Facebook page or so we can have the appropriate number of instructors available.
Ski Lesson on CD trail

Darby’s 9th Annual Dog Sled Races

007-Resized_DSC_8142-Darby-Dogsled-RacesThis winter’s event will take place on January 16th and 17th, a Saturday and Sunday.  The Bitterroot Cross-Country Ski Club, the Bitterroot Ridgerunners, and the Lost Trail Ski Area help with this event.

This is one of the premier dog sled races in the lower 48 states.  Participants come from all over the west, including some from Canada and Alaska, to run their dogs in this event.

Set aside one or both of those dates to come watch.  It is a terrific event for spectators of all ages.

School Days

DSC_3666 - Hamilton Middle School Ski DayWe have several schools scheduled to bring groups of students to the Chief Joseph Ski Trails.  We need people to act as guides/instructors.  Please contact Richard Stone (rcstone1@msn.com), our youth coordinator, if you can help.

Darby – Tuesday, January 19th

Wisdom – Friday, January 29th

Salmon – Tuesday, February 9th

Corvallis – Wednesday, February 17th


More dates to be determined…