Tag Archives: backcountry

Ladies Nordic Ski Expo set for Jan. 13 at Rikert
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
January 11, 2018

Ladies Nordic Ski Expo set for Jan. 13 at Rikert

Saturday, Jan. 13—RIPTON—Registration for the 2018 Ladies Nordic Ski Expo is open, and this year organizers are making a pretty significant change of location and will be holding the event at the Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton on Saturday, Jan. 13. The event is the perfect opportunity…

News Briefs
January 11, 2017

Local woman rescued in Killington backcountry

KILLINGTON—On Friday, Jan. 6, at about 1 p.m., the state police received an Emergency 911 call from a man advising a woman in his ski party had become lost in the woods after snowboarding out of bounds off the North Ridge Triple ski trail located…

Local News
November 9, 2016

Backcountry forum excites crowd of winter snowsports enthusists

By Evan Johnson ROCHESTER — At last week’s Vermont Backcountry Forum in Rochester, vice president of the Rochester Area Sport Trails Alliance (RASTA) Zac Freeman was describing the group’s recent work near Randolph, maintaining a network of glades spread along four peaks and renovating a…