Welcome to North Star Ski Touring Club

OUR PASSION is CROSS COUNTRY SKIING, but we also bike, canoe, kayak, dance, socialize, develop and maintain trails

The 650-member North Star Ski Touring Club is the largest ski touring club in the lower 48. Formed in 1967, the club sponsors a year-round schedule of activities including day, weekend, and week-long trips to many locations in North America and Europe.

Share your love of the outdoors with friends while participating in one of our many year-round activites.

Upcoming Events

Apr
28
Tue
11:30 am Artsy Afternoon Part 1 – Movie @ Anne Mckinsey's House
Artsy Afternoon Part 1 – Movie @ Anne Mckinsey's House
Apr 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:15 pm
An Artsy Afternoon – Part 1 (movie): This event begins with a movie and brown bag lunch at Anne McKinsey’s house. We’ll see “Tim’s Vermeer” – a fun, funny, and amazing documentary (narrated by Penn of Penn & Teller) about … Continue reading
1:45 pm Artsy Afternoon Part 2 – MIA @ Minneapolis Institute of Art
Artsy Afternoon Part 2 – MIA @ Minneapolis Institute of Art
Apr 28 @ 1:45 pm
An Artsy Afternoon – Part 2 (MIA): After the movie, we’ll proceed to the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (about a 15-minute drive), where we can see the exquisite Vermeer on loan to the museum as a part of its centennial … Continue reading
May
1
Fri
10:00 am Ten Mile Hike/Walk Nerstrand Woo... @ Visitor Center of Nerstrand Woods State Park
Ten Mile Hike/Walk Nerstrand Woo... @ Visitor Center of Nerstrand Woods State Park
May 1 @ 10:00 am
Meet 10 a.m. at the Visitor Center. Karen will lead the wildflower walk and Lucy will lead the hike.  The entire group will check out the wildflowers on the way down to Hidden Falls.  The hikers will then leave the … Continue reading
May
4
Mon
5:00 pm Social, Easy Rides
Social, Easy Rides
May 4 @ 5:00 pm
Easy, Social Bike Rides. These rides are designed for those getting back into biking, for beginners, and for those who just enjoy riding at a leisurely pace. Rides start in the 15-mile range and build to longer and hillier rides … Continue reading

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Announcements!

Annual Banquet - April 24th. Reservations required by April 15th.

Photos are needed for the website, Loype and Facebook. Send to photos@north-stars.org.

2016 EXTENDED WINTER TRIPS
Details coming soon!!!

Click on link below to view the details of the trips:
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Trip details are also available on the calendar.