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

Jul
25
Mon
5:00 pm Easy, Social Bike Rides-West Med... @ TBD-see e-Loype
Easy, Social Bike Rides-West Med... @ TBD-see e-Loype
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm
Ride will begin from the West Medicine Lake Beach parking lot on the west side of Medicine Lake, Plymouth.  Meet at 5:00 pm so that we can begin riding at 5:15.  The ride will be on a combination of paved … Continue reading
Jul
27
Wed
10:00 pm Rupert’s Lake Ride with Hike Option @ Jan and John Rupert's house
Rupert’s Lake Ride with Hike Option @ Jan and John Rupert's house
Jul 27 @ 10:00 pm
Begin riding at 10:15 AM. The 27-mile ride goes around White Bear Lake, to Bald Eagle Lake, and back to our house via a section of the Gateway Trail. End at Rupert’s beach for a cookout and potluck (bring something … Continue reading
Aug
1
Mon
5:00 pm Easy, Social Bike Rides @ TBD-see e-Loype
Easy, Social Bike Rides @ TBD-see e-Loype
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm
These rides are designed for those just 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 as the season … Continue reading
Aug
3
Wed
9:45 am Plymouth Bike and Pizza
Plymouth Bike and Pizza
Aug 3 @ 9:45 am
Ride at 10 am. From Hwy 169 take Hwy 55 one mile west to South Shore Drive, turn right, then another right onto the frontage road just north of the Holiday station. Park in the back parking lot behind and … Continue reading

Meetings & Special Events

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Announcements!

GRANT AWARDED TO THE LOPPET FOUNDATION
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2017 EXTENDED WINTER TRIPS

Silver Star, Bearskin Lodge, Stokley Creek, Norway!

Click on link below to view the details of the trips:
Link to trips

Trip details are also available on the calendar.