Fostering a Love for the Outdoors / Creating a Sense of Community / Developing Leadership and Life Skills


860.677.8458


50 Winding Trails Drive, Farmington, CT 06032

Fostering a Love for the Outdoors / Creating a Sense of Community / Developing Leadership and Life Skills


860.677.8458


50 Winding Trails Drive, Farmington, CT 06032

Ski Events

 

Please click here to register for any of the programs listed below.

 

EVENING SKI TOURS FOR ADULTS

Skiing under the stars! Does this atmosphere sound good to you? If you answered yes, then you’ll want to join us for this unique program. Weather permitting, fellow skiers will gather the 1st Friday of the month for a special guided ski tour of our trail system. The warmth of a roaring fire, light fare and conversation will follow this nocturnal trek. This program is not for beginner skiers. (Weather permitting) Registration is required by noon, Thursday prior to the event.
Session I
Date: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Thursday, January 4th
Session II
Date: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Friday, February 1st
Session III
Date: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Friday, March 1st

Time: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Fee: . . . . . . . $15.00 (this includes trail guide and refreshments)
Member Discount Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$10.00
Rental: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $10.00
Minimum: 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maximum: 40

 

TUESDAY NIGHT FITNESS TRAINING SERIES FOR ADULTS

Novice to expert, young or old, all ski enthusiasts are encouraged to join us on Wednesday evenings, weather permitting, for an evening of skiing and snowshoeing. You have the option of racing others, racing for personal time, or simply getting out in the snow for your own fitness. The ski center will be open for your convenience. Rentals will also be available. We will also have Petzl headlamps and Suunto GPS watches to demo. Registration is required by noon on Tuesday.
Dates: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tuesdays, beginning January 8th
ending February 26th (weather permitting)
Time: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ski Center
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $12.00
Member Discount Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $6.00
Rentals: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$10.00
Minimum: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

CITIZENS WINTER TRIATHLON: RUN-SNOWSHOE-SKI
Looking to try a new challenge? This event will test your winter skills. Join us for a 2K run, followed by a 2K snowshoe, and a 2K classic ski. There are plenty of ski rentals and limited number of snowshoe rentals. First come, first serve. Day of registration is $30.00. Registration opens at 7:00am, race starts at 8:00am
Date: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . Saturday, January 12th
Time: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Registration Open at 7:00am
Race Starts at 8:00am
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  $20.00 online in advance, Member discount fee: $15.00 Deadline for online registration is Thursday, February 8th.
$30.00 day of race, Member discount fee: $20.00

Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  All ages

Minimum: 10                                       Maximum: 60

 

WINE AND WAXING

Have you ever wished that you could wax your own skis? Did you know that all skis need to be waxed, even waxless skis? In this program, our staff will walk you through the process of waxing your skis while enjoying some wine and a fire. We will talk about glide wax and kick wax as well and answer any questions that you may have about general upkeep of your skis. Registration is required by noon on Thursday prior to the event.
Dates: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Friday, January 18th
Time: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ski Center
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $15.00
Member Discount Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $8.00
Minimum: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

CITIZENS SKATE SKI RACE
Novice to expert, your or old, all ski enthusiasts are encouraged to join us. This will be a great culmination to our Tuesday evening fitness series. This is a 10k skate skiing event. This event is weather dependent. Day of registration is $30.
Date: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . Saturday, February 16th
Time: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Registration Open at 7:00am
Race Starts at 8:00am
Fee: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  $20.00 online in advance, Member discount fee: $15.00 Deadline for online registration is Thursday, February 8th.
$30.00 day of race, Member discount fee: $20.00

Ages: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  All ages

Minimum: 10                                       Maximum: 60

 

 

 

Your Backyard...The Way It Should Be

 

 

Winding Trails

50 Winding Trails Drive, Farmington, CT 06032

Phone 860.677.8458    Fax 860.676.9407

Winding Trails, Inc. is a non-profit organization serving people from Farmington and surrounding communities, providing year round recreational and educational activities for the enjoyment and growth of families and individuals of all ages. Winding Trails is dedicated to the conservation and stewardship of the natural woodlands and waterways that allow outdoor programming, character development, and other activities that strengthen the lives of those we serve.