What: 2013 Winter Trails Day
When: Saturday, January 12, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Sinks Winter Trailhead
Contact: Lisa Thompson (email@example.com or 801-690-4287)
Join us from 09:00 am to 1:00 pm. for an introduction to winter snow sports for the whole family, FREE of charge on Saturday, January 12, 2013, at the Sinks Winter Trailhead which is located approximately 28.6 miles east of the Logan Ranger District office on North U.S. Highway 89 (Logan Canyon Scenic Byway). This year we will offer demonstrations, experiences and information on winter fun including:
- Learning about ways to have fun and stay fit, warm and safe in the winter.
- Discovering nature in the winter through snowshoe hikes, accessible recreation using adaptive equipment, and cross-country ski demos. Try out equipment available for use at the event.
- Avalanche Awareness
Winter Trails Day is made possible by the following local sponsors: Sponsored by: US Forest Service, Logan Ranger District, Stokes Nature Center, Utah Conservation Corp, Common Ground Outdoor Adventures, Utah Avalanche Center, Utah Paw Power, Utah State Parks, Top of Utah Snowmobile Association, Nordic United, Cache County Search and Rescue and many more!! Volunteers from each of these organizations will be on hand to talk about outdoor winter recreation.
About Winter Trails Day: The National Winter Trails organization is now in its 18th year, with free events at more than 100 locations throughout the U.S. (see www.wintertrails.org for more info). These activities are intended to provide exercise and a chance to enjoy nature, plus most of them involve a minimal to modest learning curve.