VHS Nordic Ski Team Meet This Weekend

The VHS Nordic Ski team has been busy practicing and preparing over the break for their annual Valdez Nordic Ski Meet.  The meet will start on Friday, January 7th @ 3:00 p.m. on the West side of Hermon Hutchens Elementary School.  Day 1 will feature a Freestyle 4 X 2K relay event, with 2 boys and 2 girls.  West Valley, North Pole, Hutchison, Lathrop, and Valdez will be competing.

Saturday Schedule:
11:00 AM High School Girls 8K Classic
12:00 PM High School Boys 8K Classic
1:00 PM Community Race 8K Classic
1:15 PM Middle School 5K Classic

Race Start/End:    West Side of Hermon Hutchens Elementary School
Awards:                   3:00 PM Valdez High School Gym
Safety Notice:       Mineral Creek Trails Closed for Race Prep and Race Even                                       Friday, January 7th, 7:00 AM – Saturday, January 8th 3:00 PM

No Snow Machines
No Walkers
No Fat Bikers
No Non-participating Skiers

Closed Trails Include:

  • All Mineral Creek Multi-Use Trails / West Dike
  • Riverbed East of Betty Cato Bridge
  • Snowmachine Loop Trail
  • Mineral Creek Road

Open  Trails Include: 

  • Homestead Trail
  • Meals Hill
  • Dock Point