Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing
There is No Bench in Cross Country
The primary purpose of this field-of-interest fund is to promote, develop, and sustain quality cross-country skiing in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties.
The 2017 grant recipients were:
• Swedetown Trails Club to assist with the purchasing of a new trail grooming snowmobile.
• Copper Country Ski Tigers to help buy ski equipment to loan to their youth, development, and competition teams.
• Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club to assist their project to buy a brush saw and safety helmets.
The 2016 grant recipients were:
• Copper Country Ski Tigers for new race suite for the Competition Team.
• Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club to assist with the purchasing of a trail grooming snowmobile.
• Swedetown Trails Club to help with replacing major equipment needed to sustain and improve winter grooming.
During granting cycles, applications are available HERE. Grants will be made to organizations or for programs previously demonstrating successful outcomes or to new, innovative organizations or programs with clear potential for positive outcomes. Grants must be used to support skiing programs throughout the Houghton and Keweenaw Counties.